Halfway Creek to Glenugie

Roads and Maritime Services is upgrading 12 kilometres of highway. The project includes building twin bridges over Halfway Creek and Wells Crossing Creek. The project is part of the $4.36 billion Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade is jointly funded by the Australian and NSW governments. The project is about 70 per cent complete and expected to open to traffic in 2017, weather permitting.

Project overview

Roads and Maritime Services has engaged Civil Mining Construction to build the Halfway Creek to Glenugie upgrade. This section once completed will join the new Woolgoolga to Halfway Creek upgrade and the existing Glenugie upgrade completed in February 2012.

Upcoming activities

October to December 2016

Upcoming work on the project will include:

  • Moving Pacific Highway traffic on to the new northbound highway lanes between Kungala Road and Wells Crossing at Halfway Creek including opening the new northbound Halfway Creek bridge
  • Continuing earthwork and drainage and installation of culverts
  • Continuing concrete paving and saw-cutting
  • Continuing revegetation along the new highway
  • Completing Halfway Creek and Wells Crossing bridges
  • Continuing crushing and screening of select material near Franklins Road at Glenugie
  • Property adjustments
  • Monitoring dust, noise and water quality.

Employment opportunities

For employment opportunities on this section contact:

Project documents

Notification for night work

April 2016

Notification for night time concrete paving and saw-cutting

Notification for changed traffic conditions on the Pacific Highway at Halfway Creek

February 2016

Project update

November 2015

Activities November 2015 to January 2016

Notification of changes to access to southbound truck rest area at Halfway Creek

September 2015

Project update

July 2015

Activities August to October 2015

Notification of northbound truck rest area closure at Halfway Creek

June 2015

Notification of early works between Halfway Creek and Glenugie

April 2015

Letter to community outlining early work activities, work hours and contact details.

Community registration form

April 2015

Registration form for the project

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