$42.75 millionTotal budget
Under ConstructionProject phase
Main Roads WALead agency
Tanami Road is 1,035 kilometres long, linking Alice Springs in the Northern Territory to the Great Northern Highway, near Halls Creek, in Western Australia.
The 313km section in WA is unsealed (except for a small section near Sturt Creek). Upgrades will include reforming the road formation, existing roadside drainage and construction of gravel sheeting.
Design and development activities are progressing on the first 114 km. The first six-kilometres of Tanami Road was sealed and opened to traffic in late-2023.
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Media releases9 May, 2019
McGowan Government’s strong investment in the Kimberley continues
The McGowan Government is delivering its plan for the Kimberley region, with funding in the State Budget to create local jobs and support the local economy, while delivering important community infrastructure and services.