The Department of Transport and Main Roads will start construction works on the Bruce Highway between Killymoon Creek and Tindall Court, south of Townsville in late March 2013 until mid August, weather permitting.
Working hours will be 7am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday.
The project will construct a one kilometre, northbound overtaking lane between Killymoon Creek and Tindall Court.
Earthworks, culvert replacements, drainage works, pavement stabilisation and bitumen sealing will be completed as part of the project.
For the safety of motorists and workers, traffic controllers will use traffic signals, single lane closures and and speed restrictions as required.
Your patience and cooperation is appreciated while the works are underway.
If you require further information about these works, please contact the Community Engagement team on 1800 625 648 or
For the latest traffic and travel information, please phone 13 19 40 or visit www.131940.qld.gov.au
Important information for excess dimension vehicle operators
Operators with loads in excess of 3.5 metres in width intending to travel on this section of the Bruce Highway must contact Site Supervisor, Zane Knowles on 0408 884 582.