|Funding Program:||Nation Building Program National Projects
|Expected Start/Finish:||16 December 2009 - 23 September 2012
|Estimated Project Cost:||$359,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$349,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Tweed Shire Council
|Corridor:||Sydney - Brisbane
The project upgraded 2.5 km from the northern end of Barney's Point bridge to the southern end of the Tweed Heads bypass.
The upgraded project will improve road safety, reduce travel times, reduce freight transport costs and improve economic efficiency.
The Australian Government has previously provided $2 million for the planning activities for the project and has committed a further $347 million in the Nation Building Program to 2013-14, bringing the total Australian Government commitment to $349 million.
The project was completed on 23 September 2012.
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Project details last updated: 16/05/2013