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Ord River North Great Northern Highway upgrades

Ord River


  • Road

    Project type
  • TBC

    Total budget
  • In Planning

    Project phase
  • Main Roads WA

    Lead agency
  • 160

    Jobs supported

A total of eight kilometres of widening, overlay, reconstruction and realignment works were completed in 2019 and are open to traffic.

An additional 18 kilometres of upgrade works are now in planning including widening, overlay, reconstruction and realignment works and replacement of Tickalara and Frog Hollow Bridges.

These works are planned to be undertaken in 2021 and 2022.


  • Improved safety and access
  • Increased productivity, freight reliability and efficiency for the transport industry
  • Continued employment and business opportunities for the Kimberly region, local Aboriginal people and business

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