Major Contract

Bruce Highway Upgrade – Tiaro Bypass

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Bruce Highway Upgrade – Tiaro Bypass

The Bruce Highway Upgrade Tiaro Bypass project proposes a new 8-kilometre highway east of Tiaro. The four-lane bypass will leave the existing Bruce Highway north of Bauple Drive and reconnect to the existing Bruce Highway near Wilsons Road. 

Key Dates

Jun 2021 Project Announcement

Funding contributions

Federal Government
Queensland Government

PROJECT HISTORY

Mar 2020 Field investigations within the bypass corridor study area commenced with the aim of identifying an alignment for the project.
Jun 2021 The Federal Government announced further funding of 'up to' $183 million for the project taking their total commitment to $269 million.
Jun 2021 The Queensland Government announced $46 million in additional funding, bringing the combined total commitment for the project to $336 million.
Estimated Total Cost
(2021)
Sector
Road
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
Queensland |
Infrastructure Australia status
Not listed
Resources
Media releases
2021/06/09
2021/06/22