Capital works program

Our capital works program is part of our Delivery Program and Operational Plan.

It lists the capital works projects we will carry out during the 2021/22 financial year.

Below is a three month snapshot of major road projects as part of the program.

*Please note: all projects marked with an '*' are part of the $100 million State Government funding road program package.

Project  Location   Scope of works Current Phase  Start  Finish  Current Progress
Northern Gateway - Access Road - Stage 2 Cundletown Construction of two lanes of bypass road up to industrial access road Execution Mar-22 Feb-23 Project construction commenced in March 22
Stony Creek Allworth Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement either side of Stoney Ck Bridge and Fords Road, pavement widening - approx. 1.9km Execution Apr-22 Dec-22 Design and RFT process complete. Construction contract awarded. Contractor to start on site April 2022
Dogwood Road/Horsepoint Rd Bungwahl Construction of a sealed road pavement, in conjunction with Dogwood Rd (UrbanConst) - approx 170m Planning - 2 Jul-22 Oct-22 Design complete and Ref underway
Farquhar Street Wingham Reconstruction of road pavement from Bent St to Queen St, including K&G - approx. 450m Execution Jun-21 Aug-22 Drainage works complete for Primrose to Maitland Ln. Roundabout construction at Farqhar St / Primrose St complete. Road rehab from Primrose to Maitland Ln underway
Greenfield Pl, s10 Forster  Rehabilitation of sealed road pavement in Greenfield Place Initiation May-22 Jun-22 Initial project scoping underway
The Lakes Way - Palm Lakes Forster Construction of new culvert to facilitate realignment of Dunns Ck, including approach works from the north - approx. 240m. Construction of new roundabout with Southern Parkway and Palms Lake entrance - approx. 130m + side roads. Construction of southern approach to existing culvert - approx. 350m. Removal of old culvert and construction of new pavement- approx. 70m Execution Aug-21 Sep-22 Construction underway
Allworth Allworth Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement including passing lanes, works in two section @ Allworth Intersection and from Ironstone Rd south, pavement widening, intersection upgrade - approx. 1025m Execution Aug-21 Jun-22 Construction commenced in August 21 and work is well underway
Waitui Road Hannam Vale/Waitui Seal existing gravel road between Hannam Vale and Waitui Villages. Minor adjustments to vertical and horizontal alignment required. replace aging stormwater lines. Widen existing pavement with new pavement overlay. Install two cattle underpasses for dairies Execution Sep-21 Sep-22 Project construction commenced in September 2021 and works progressing
*The Lakes Way - Wattley Hill Rd, S110, 116 Mayers Flat Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement from Wattley Hill Rd towards Pacific Highway in two sections - approx. 610m + 540m Execution Sep-21 Jun-22 Project works commenced in Sep 2021 and works progressing
Mill Creek Stroud Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement from Mill Ck Bridge for 1.4km north - joins St Clairs, intersection upgrades, K&G, stormwater - approx. 1.4km Execution Sep-21 Aug-22 Construction commenced
Cox Bridge Caparra Replacement of the single lane timber bridge with a two lane concrete bridge. Partially funded by Bridge Renewal Program and Fixing Country Bridges Program Execution Sep-21 Jun-22 Construction works underway
Cowper St, s50, 60 Taree Cowper St - Manning River Dr to Oxley St Roundabout. Mixture pavement reconstruction/asphalt overlay between Manning River Drive to Oxley St, including footpath work and upgrades to drainage and refreshing traffic management infrastructure - approx. 710m Execution Nov-21 Sep-22 Contractor commenced in late Nov 22. Construction works progressing
Lilly Pilly Bridge Stroud Replacement of the flood damaged timber bridge with a concrete bridge - Natural Disaster Funding Execution Nov-21 Aug-22 Bridge construction underway
Likely St Forster Reconstruction of road pavement from Kularoo Dr to existing kerb and gutter, widening road pavement, kerb and gutter, asphalt, reinstate traffic calming, install required drainage systems, rectify traffic signage - approx. 500m Execution Jan-22 Aug-22 Construction works commenced in January 2022
*The Lakes Way - Boolambayte - Stage 1 Boolambayte Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement from Sawpit Rd towards Pacific Highway, widening and upgrade to stormwater Execution Mar-22 Nov-22 Work commenced in mid March 22
Tinonee Rd, s10 The Bight Reconstruction of road sealed road pavement on Tinonee Rd from the southern end of the The Bight Bridge to just before Browns Close Close out Feb-22 May-22 Work completed
Muldoon Street - Stage 2 Taree Reconstruction of road pavement from Patricia Avenue to Whitbread St, including kerb & gutter - approx. 520m Planning - 2 Jul-22 Oct-22 Kerb and Gutter completed in October 2021. Remainder of project is out to tender currently
Stanley St, FL Forster Stanley St - McIntosh St to Douglas Ave. In situ Stab existing pavement with 40mm AC wearing course. Replace damaged K&G as required, review condition of stormwater drainage and repair / replace as required Execution May-22 Jun-22 Work is underway
*Wingham Rd - Youngs Rd Wingham Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement, from 300m west of Youngs Rd to the east, upgraded intersection treatment, road widening - approx. 1.4km Planning - 2 Jun-22 Nov-22 Contractor to commence in June 2022
Natural Disaster Funding (NDF) - Mt Coxcomb Road Bridge No.2 Mt Coxcomb Replacement of the flood damaged culvert with a concrete structure – Natural Disaster Funding (NDF) Execution Mar-22 Aug-22 Construction works underway
Natural Disaster Funding (NDF) - Mt Coxcomb Road Bridge No. 4 Mt Coxcomb Replacement of the flood damaged timber bridge with a concrete bridge – Natural Disaster Funding (NDF) Execution Mar-22 Aug-22 Construction works underway
Natural Disaster Funding (NDF) - Bundook Creek Bridge Bundook Culvert Replacement Planning - 2 Jul-22 Aug-22 Design underway
The Lakes Way/Blackhead Rd - Roundabout Rainbow Flat Scope of works has been finalised - provisionally a single lane roundabout with two lanes on Blackhead Road approach for an 80km/hr speed zone Execution Mar-22 Sep-22 Project construction commenced in March 22
Macquarie St, s50, 60, 70 Taree Macquarie St - Wynter St Roundabout to Railway Crossing. Geotech and Pavement design options for Pavement Rehab, no proposed changes to Traffic Islands or kerb and gutter alignment. Stormwater drainage review and inspection of existing condition - replace if needed. Replace damaged sections of kerb and gutter as required Planning - 2 Jul-22 Sep-22 Contractor to commence works in  July 2022
Edward St, FL Forster Edward St - Cliff Rd to Stephen St. Investigate In situ Stab existing pavement with Rubber Seal wearing course. Replace damaged kerb and gutter as required, review condition of stormwater drainage and repair / replace as required. Install subsoil drain on high side behind kerb and gutter Planning - 2 Aug-22 Oct-22 Detailed design complete
Markwell Rd, s20, 22, 30 Bulahdelah Reconstruction of sealed road pavement between Markwell Rd and Frys Bridge sth abutment Planning - 1 Jun-22 Sep-22 Design and REF nearing completion
Harrington Rd, s100 - 120 Coopernook Reconstruction of road pavement and Shoulder widening. Replace existing submerged RCBC drainage lines x 2 Execution May-22 Aug-22 Detailed design nearing completion. Documents being prepared for RFQ
The Branch Lane, Seg 60 The Branch Seal existing segment (60) of The Branch Lane Planning - 2 Jun-22 Sep-22 Design works and REF nearing completion 
*Old Bar Rd - Stage 4 Pampoolah / Old Bar Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement from Redbank Cemetery to Metz Rd - approx. 1.5km Execution Mar-22 Oct-22 Construction commenced in March 22
Main Street Cundletown Rehabilitation of road pavement between King and Queen St's, Cundletown. Kerb and Gutter replacement to be undertaken as required Execution Apr-22 Jun-22 Construction underway
Weismantels Weismantels Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement, 400m north of Martins Crossing Rd to 500m of Weismantels Rd, passing lanes, pavement widening - total approx. 1.5km Execution May-22 Nov-22 Construction underway
Piggery Stratford Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement between Upper Avon Rd and entrance to Stratford Coal Mine. Renewal of pipe culverts Execution May-22 Sep-22 Construction underway
Stratford Coal to Stratford Stratford Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement between entrance to Stratford Coal Mine to 1.4km north. Renewal of pipe culverts Execution May-22 Sep-22 Construction underway
Deep Creek Bridge Wherrol Flat Investigation Planning - 1 Sep-22 May-23 Design works commenced
Cross Lane, FL Forster Rehabilitation of gravel pavement for full length of the lane and sealing of the pavement Planning - 2 Jun-22 Jul-22 Design works completed and construction to commence in June 22
Dension St, s30, 40 Gloucester Rehabilitation of Denison St between Barrington St and Ravenshaw St. Pavement investigation works to be undertaken between concrete and Barrington St Planning - 2 Jun-22 Oct-22 Contractor commenced work in June 2022
Bruce St, FL Forster Bruce St - Little St to Breckenridge St In situ Stab existing pavement with 40mm AC wearing course. Replace damaged K&G as required, review condition of stormwater drainage and repair / replace as required. Entend footpath from Evermore Retirement Living to Little St. Execution Apr-22 May-22 Project construction underway
Markwell Rd, s20, 22, 30 Bulahdelah Reconstruction of sealed road pavement between Markwell Rd and Frys Bridge sth abutment Planning - 1 Jun-22 Sep-22 Design and REF nearing completion
Harrington Rd Coopernook Reconstruction of road pavement and Shoulder widening. Replace existing submerged RCBC drainage lines x 2 Planning - 1 May-22 Aug-22 Detailed design nearing completion. Documents being prepared for RFQ
Bullocky Way, s16 Failford Reconstruction of road pavement, starts at quarry and beyond Blackbutt Dr - approx. 535m Close out Jun-22 Jul-22 Project complete
*Wingham Rd -Stages 3 & 4 Taree Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement from Cedar Party Rd to Hargreaves Dr - approx. 930m Planning - 2 May-22 Mar-23 RFT process complete and project awarded to contractor
Forbesdale (71/72) Forbesdale Reconstruction and upgrade to road pavement, Wellards Lane to Faukland Rd, pavement widening - total approx. 3.0km Planning - 2 Aug-22 Feb-23 Design finalised. Water relocation RFQ process completed. Water main relocation to commence Aug 2022
Bundacree Creek Bridge(71/72) Minimbah Replacement of timber bridge with 2 lane pre-cast concrete culvert on Minimbah Rd over Bundacree Creek, length 11.3m, width 7.2m Planning - 2 Aug-22 Dec-22 Design complete. Tender documentation being complied
Limeburners Creek Bridge Limeburners Investigation Planning - 1 Sep-22 Jan-23 Design work commenced