Accelerated funding of $400 million has been allocated by the Queensland Government to road projects, to help supercharge the state's economy through the COVID-19 recovery.
Work has started to replace the 62-year-old Three Moon Creek Bridge on the Burnett Highway in Queensland.
Northbound lanes between the Kariong and Somersby interchanges have been upgraded and widened as part of the M1 Pacific Motorway upgrade program.
Roadwork projects worth $185 million will start sooner under an agreement reached between the Federal and Queensland Governments on 22 jointly-funded regional roads
The first construction contract has been awarded for the $1 billion Pacific Motorway upgrade between Varsity Lakes and Tugun.