Road Photos & Information: Queensland
  New England Highway & Cunningham Highway (National Highway 15) - Glengallan to Aratula

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The New England and Cunningham Highways link South East Queensland to southern freight markets including Sydney, and is a major freight route to and from regional communities in north-west New South Wales and southwest Queensland. The National Highway 15 segments of the Cunningham Highway and New England Highway form part of the National Highway system for which the Commonwealth Government has full funding responsibility. 2

The route features a mix of rural highway standards (southwest of Ipswich to NSW border) and freeway standards (through the eastern suburbs of Ipswich).

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Distance Sign:
RD sign on the Cunninham Hwy after the A3 / NH15 junction at Glengallan. March 2006.

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Maryvale Area:
Typical highway conditions of Maryvale area, March 2006.

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NEW! Cunnighams Gap:
Cunningham Hwy (NH15) at Tregony, approaching Cunninghams Gap, December 2002.

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Middle Branch:
Brisbane-bound as you cross the Great Dividing Range via Cunninham's Gap at Middle Branch, March 2006.

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Reduce Speed Sign:
Custom reduce speed sign warning of the dangers of the road down the mountain at Cunningham's Gap. March 2006, Middle Branch.

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Typical Conditions:
The road conditions that can be expected in the Cunninham's Gap / Middle Branch area, March 2006.

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Approaching Lake Moogerah Road:
Eastbound AD sign at Mt Edwards, March 2006.

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Distance Sign:
RD sign after the Lake Moogera Road intersection at Mt Edwards, March 2006.

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Entering Aratula:
Sign announcing the town of Aratula, with NH15 trailblazer, March 2006.

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Aratula Town Centre:
Approaching the main part of Aratula, March 2006, as you head northeast.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign as you approach the Rosevale-Aratula Road at Aratula. March 2006.

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Click here for the continuation of National Highway 15 between Aratula and Blackstone
Click here for the continuation of National Highway 15 between Glengallan and Stanthorpe

1 Main Roads State Road Network of Queensland Map, 30 June 2008
2  Queensland Department of Main Roads
3 The office of Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for State Development, Trade and Innovation

Last updated: 21-Oct-2021 14:22

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