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Ord River North Great Northern Highway upgrades

Ord River


  • Road

    Project type
  • 118 million

    Total budget
  • Complete

    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 (Stage 1).

Stage 2 works, involving an additional 18 kilometres of works including widening, overlay, reconstruction and realignment works and replacement of Tickalara and Frog Hollow Bridges, were substantially completed in late 2021.

Stage 3 will be delivered under direct management by Main Roads in 2023/24.


  • 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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