Great Northern Highway - Maggie Creek to Wyndham

​Jointly funded by the Australian and State Governments, the project will see Great Northern Highway upgraded between Maggie Creek and Wyndham. The project will provide increased employment opportunities and a more reliable road network for the Kimberley Region.

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Latest news

The Request for Proposal has been issued to three shortlisted Proponents for the design and construct project.


Scope of works 

  • Widening and reconstruction works between Maggie Creek and Wyndham
  • Reconstruction and realignment of a section referred to as ‘Maggie’s Jump Up’ 
  • Construction of a passing lane at ‘Maggie’s Jump Up’
  • Construction of floodways and off-road drainage


Key benefits

  • Improved efficiency, safety and reliability
  • Increased productivity, freight reliability and efficiency for the transport industry
  • Improved access to town facilities for remote Aboriginal communities
  • Increased job opportunities for Aboriginal people and Aboriginal businesses


Key dates

Construction start date - April 2018

Anticipated completion date - Late 2018


Further information

For more information, please contact our Customer Information Centre on 138 138 or submit an online form.


Modified: 13 Oct 2017