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Derby Highway to Fairfields-Leopold Downs Road Gibb River Road safety improvements

Derby, Kimberley Downs, Meda


  • Road

    Project type
  • $9.023 million

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase
  • Main Roads WA

    Lead agency
  • TBC

    Jobs supported
  • Early 2020

    Start date

    Early 2027

    End date

As part of ongoing safety improvements, several sections along Gibb River Road will be upgraded.

Works will include realigning the road at designated locations, drainage improvements, reconstruction of existing narrowed sealed and unsealed sections and sealing sections to eight metres wide.


  • Improved road safety
  • Reduced commercial transport costs
  • Reduced road closures due to flooding
  • Reduced maintenance costs
  • Improved access for Aboriginal communities and tourism

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