Road Photos & Information: Queensland
Route Number   Leichhardt Highway & Cunningham Highway (National Highway 39)

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General Information:

National Highway 39 is a short but major highway in Southern Queensland, linking with 4 other route numbers, all of which belong to highways.

The route is signposted as NH39, allegedly to provide continuity with NH39 in New South Wales.

Multiplexes along the route include:

History:

Click here for the photos of the former NH39 alignment through the Goondiwindi town centre.

NSW Border to Leichhardt Highway (A5) Junction   Leichhardt Highway (A5) Junction to NSW Border
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Queensland Border:
The NSW-QLD border at Goondiwindi, where the Newell Hwy becomes Cunningham Hwy, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign on Leichhardt Hwy (NH39 / A5) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign for Leichhardt Hwy, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Road Conditions Sign:
Road conditions sign on the outskirts of the Goondiwindi town centre, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Tourist Welcome Sign:
Tourism based advance directional sign for the tourist information bay at Goondiwindi, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Entering Goondiwindi:
Leichhardt Hwy (NH39 / A5) as it enters the Goondiwindi town centre, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Marshall St (former NH39) and Kildonan Rd (TD3) at Goondiwindi, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Road Train Prohibition Sign:
Sign prohibiting road trains in the Goondiwindi town centre, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign on Cunningham Hwy (NH39) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Barwon Hwy (SR85) at Goondiwindi, May 2011. NH39 turns left and the A5 duplex ends at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Leichhardt Hwy (Boundary Rd) (NH39) and Cunningham Hwy (NR42) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at the junction with Barwon Hwy (SR85) at Goondiwindi, May 2011. NH39 turns left and the A5 duplex ends at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign sign at the junction with Leichhardt Hwy (Boundary Rd) (NH39) and Cunningham Hwy (NR42) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign on Cunningham Hwy (NH39) at Goondiwindi, October 2004.

Image © Jamie Scuglia

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign sign at the junction with Leichhardt Hwy (Boundary Rd) (NH39) and Cunningham Hwy (NR42) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Marshall St at Goondiwindi approaching Cunningham Hwy (NH39) and Kildonan Rd (TD3), May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign on Leichhardt Hwy (NH39) at Goondiwindi, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Barwon Hwy (SR85) at Goondiwindi, May 2011. The SR85 shield for the right-hand turn should be coverplated with A5.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the junction with Barwon Hwy (SR85) at Goondiwindi, May 2011. NH39 turns right here and picks up the A5 duplex.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the junction with Barwon Hwy (SR85) at Goondiwindi, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Distance Sign:
RD sign with erroneous SR85 shield on Leichhardt Hwy (NH39 / A5) at Goondiwindi, May 2011. Click here for a photo from April 2005 of the sign this one replaced.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Distance Sign:
RD sign without route numbers on Leichhardt Hwy (NH39 / A5) at Goondiwindi, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

     
Rest Area Distance Sign:
RD sign for rest areas on Leichhardt Hwy (NH39 / A5) at Goondiwindi, October 2005.

Image © Paul Rands

     
Click here for A39 between Goondiwindi and Toowoomba
Click here for Newell Highway (A39) in New South Wales

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