The Gibb River Road is a gravel road approximately 660 kilometres in length, and connects Derby to Wyndham to Kununurra. It provides access for numerous aboriginal, remote communities, tourist, pastoralist and resource development.
Tourism numbers are increasing each year with significant tourism development along the entire length of the road. Greater demand for longer periods of access along the road is being experienced and was named the 'Ultimate Road Trip' by the Lonely Plant in 2014.
The aim of the following project was to improve serviceability by reducing road closures and improving freight efficiency, road safety and vehicle operating costs.
These works were completed in October 2013.
The upgrade of these sections will:
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