$2.2Bn Coffs Harbour Bypass contract awarded

Road tunnels

In a joint venture, Gamuda Australia and Ferrovial Construction will design and construct the new bypass, with major construction to begin early in 2023.

The project will:

  • Upgrade around 14km of the Pacific Highway at Coffs Harbour
  • Deliver four lanes of divided motorway bypassing the Coffs Harbour CBD
  • Take 12,000 vehicles out of the centre of town
  • Save motorists 12 minutes by avoiding up to 12 sets of traffic lights
  • Be the biggest infrastructure project in the town’s history
  • Employ 600 direct jobs during construction.
  • Be open to traffic from late 2026

Benefits will include:

  • Local jobs in construction
  • Safer and faster commutes for locals
  • Boost flood resistance

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