Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra - Latest News & Updates

Bruce-Highway-Upgrade

Priority Status: Priority Project

State: QLD

City: Sunshine Coast

Suburbs Affected: Woondum to Curra

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Project Plan

  • Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Cost: $1 billion
  • Federal Funding: $852 million
  • QLD State Government Funding: $213 million
  • Project Type: Road - Highway Upgrade and Widening
  • Length of Job: 26 km

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Construction Details

This represents the final phase of a 62 km upgrade program between Curra and Coory. The project involves the updating 26 km of the highway and creating a Gympie bypass by re-routing the road. Sections A through C are now complete and open to traffic. Completion of section D enables the benefits of the whole project to be realised, including heightened on-road safety and the ability to maintain a consistent posted speed limit.

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Tender Stage and Contract

As of February 20 2020, this was the last known update on the tendering stage of Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra

Tender Release Date: 2 x major tenders:

Contract D1: Woondum interchange to Sandy Creek Road (released to tender on 5 November 2019)

Contract D2: Sandy Creek Road to Curra (to be released to tender in early 2020)

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Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Jobs & Community Plan

Projected Jobs For Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra: 576

The Bruce Highway is a pivotal north-south connection between Cairns and Brisbane along the east coast of Queensland and represents a segment of the National Land Transport Network. The current, unified configuration of the two-lane highway presents a number of issues which span flood susceptibility, road capacity and safety concerns. These include minimal overtaking opportunities and high traffic speeds and direct property access points onto the highway, which increase the likelihood of head-n traffic accidents.

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra Upgrade Timeline

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra- Construction: Mid 2020

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra- Completion Date: Mid 2025

Bruce Highway: Cooroy to Curra Section D: Woondum to Curra- Timeframe: 0-5 years

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Source: https://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/Projects/Name/B/Bruce-Highway-Cooroy-to-Curra/Bruce-Highway-Upgrade-Cooroy-to-Curra-Section-D-Woondum-to-Curra https://investment.infrastructure.gov.au/projects/ProjectDetails.aspx?Project_id=097108-17QLD-NP 

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