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.
A contract has been awarded for the first package of work on Queensland's Eight Mile Plains to Daisy Hill upgrade, as works wrap up on the state's congestion-busting M1/M3 Gateway merge.