Two major upgrades have been announced for sections of the Carnavon Highway.
The funding coming from the Queensland budget.
$16.5 million has is being set aside for the widening of the highway between Saint George and Surat.
Meanwhile $12 million is being spent on the Highway between Injune and Rolleston with widening works happening there also.
Local Government Minister Mark Furner says road safety is their priority and these projects will see motorists spending less time in the car and more time at home with family.
Work is set down to start next year.