A bridge that acts as a key Murray River crossing will be closed for six weeks from late May for upgrades – but not everyone is happy about it.
The new $2.1 million Tillegra Bridge over the Williams River has opened to traffic, allowing trucks – including B-doubles – to use the Dungog crossing, avoiding a 46-kilometre detour.
Bowen Road Bridge, which is a key route in Townsville, will be closed for three weekends across October and November to replace the road surface and expansion joints. Read more
Over 350 projects centred around bridges and truck safety are set to share in more than $290 million in funding from the Australian Government.