Submission Pro-forma Available

  A pro-forma letter is available for you to download and make a submission to the Department of Transport & Main Roads, through the Office of Mark McArdle MP. On 12 November 2015 Member for Caloundra Mark McArdle called on the local community and key stakeholders to submit urgent feedback to his office surrounding key […]

Urgent community feedback sought: ACT NOW!

Member for Caloundra Mark McArdle is calling on the local community and key stakeholders to submit urgent feedback to his office surrounding key problems with the Bruce Highway and Caloundra Rd Interchange upgrades. It comes as negotiations are still ongoing between Mr McArdle’s office and the Department of Main Roads for the department and the […]

Caloundra MP seeks community commitment from tenderers over Interchange Upgrade Project

Member for Caloundra Mark McArdle is making urgent contact with the Department of Transport and Main Roads regarding the announcement of the shortlisted tenderers for the Caloundra Rd to Sunshine Motorway upgrade project. Fulton Hogan/Seymour Whyte Joint Venture and The Infrastructure Group are now working to submit their proposals for the final design and construction […]

Bruce Highway upgrade shortlist announced

Information just received from The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is pleased to announce Fulton Hogan/Seymour Whyte Joint Venture and The Infrastructure Group have been shortlisted to submit proposals for the detailed design and construction of the Bruce Highway upgrade project from Caloundra Road to […]

Minister Meets Exit 190 Group

Today we had the pleasure of meeting with the Hon. Mark Bailey MP, Queensland Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety, Ports and Minister for Energy and Water Supply, as well as our local State member Mark McArdle MP. We were very pleased that the Minister has taken the time to visit Exit 190 and allowed […]

A Matter of Life, Death & Property

Point proven yesterday, with a truck catching fire on the Bruce Highway at Glenview. The driver was able to use the northbound off ramp at exit 190. What would have happened if this unfortunate truck driver was forced to stay on and block the Bruce Highway? Traffic on the Bruce would have been grid-locked for […]

Main Roads Minister agrees to listen

Member for Caloundra Mark McArdle today welcomed Minister for Main Roads decision to meet with concerned Aussie World precinct business owners to discuss the proposed closure of Exit 190 as part of the Bruce Highway Upgrade. After speaking with Minister Mark Bailey yesterday during Parliament I am pleased to hear that he has since arranged […]

Why We Want Exit 190 To Remain Open

There are three critical points why we are fighting to keep Exit 190 open. Here are our reasons. 1. LOSS OF CUSTOMERS & REVENUE Customers of Palmview & Glenview businesses would be forced to navigate a longer and more difficult route through Tanawha (southbound) or exiting at Caloundra Road and then onto Steve Irwin Way […]

Mark McArdle MP Supports Exit 190

Member for Caloundra Mark McArdle today joined Steve Amos, the owner of the Aussie World Garage and Mike Doroshenko at Aussie World to raise concerns about the impending closure of the northbound exit 190 route. “There are many businesses located at this complex and surrounds which depend upon local and tourist traffic to fund their […]

Supporter’s Rally A Huge Success

Over 70 people attended a supporter’s rally to voice their concerns over the planned closure of Exit 190 on the Bruce Highway, by the Qld. State Government. Despite the rain, organisers were pleased with the turn out. “This shows the amount of dissatisfaction of the plan to close our exits, when residents and business owners […]