Birdsville still waits for all-weather access

Sally Gall
Updated May 28 2024 - 4:32pm, first published May 27 2024 - 6:00am
A road train approaching on a road in Queensland's far west. Picture: Sally Gall
A road train approaching on a road in Queensland's far west. Picture: Sally Gall

While roadworks business case planning is underway, Birdsville still has no definitive answer to its call for all-weather road access, despite both ALP and LNP MPs agreeing on the dangers posed by road access to the tiny community.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications. Get in touch at 0427 575 955 if you've got a story idea for me.

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