Dawson Highway

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Dawson Highway
Queensland
General information
Type Highway
Length 403 km (250 mi)
Route number(s)
  • A7 (Springsure - Rolleston)
  • State Route 60 (Rolleston - Gladstone)
Former
route number
National Route 55 (Springsure - Rolleston)
Major junctions
West end Gregory Highway (A7), Springsure
 
East end Bramston Street, Gladstone
Location(s)
Major settlements Rolleston, Moura, Banana, Biloela, Calliope
Highway system
Highways in Australia
National HighwayFreeways in Australia
Highways in Queensland

The Dawson Highway is a state highway in Queensland, Australia.[1] It runs for 403 km between Gladstone and Springsure where it terminates.[2] From Gladstone to Rolleston it is signed as State Route 60, and then A7 onwards to Springsure. It continues west for another 247km as Dawson Developmental Road to Tambo on the Landsborough Highway. North of Springsure, A7 becomes the Gregory Highway.

Many of the towns along the Dawson Highway are coal-mining establishments.

List of towns along the Dawson Highway[edit]

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Queensland Government - Department of Transport and Main Roads - Maps
  2. ^ Hema Maps (2007). Australia Road and 4WD Atlas (Map). Eight Mile Plains Queensland. pp. 10-11. ISBN 978-1-86500-456-3.