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 […]

Jarrod Bleijie MP Supports Exit 190

In a letter to the Department of Transport & Main Roads (DTMR), Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie MP has expressed his support for keeping open southbound exit 190 of the Bruce Highway. He has requested that DTMR further investigate the possibility of keeping this off ramp open. “This off-ramp provides an access to not only […]

EVENT: Save Exit 190 Supporters Rally

Friday 11 September at 1pm Outside the Aussie World Shops 73 Frizzo Road Glenview WE NEED YOUR HELP. Come and show your support. Bring your friends, family, work colleagues, loud voices, signs, enthusiasm and let’s show the world that we are serious about saving Exit 190 and businesses that rely on our on/off ramps. We […]

A Step In The Right Direction

It seems that we are starting to get some traction with our campaign. Even though we were not invited, Save Exit 190 would like to acknowledge the show of support from various community members and politicians in last night’s Sippy Downs District Community Association (SDDCA) AGM. This vital upgrade will bring desperately needed infrastructure to […]

Beefy’s Pies need exit 190 ramps

In a statement today, Beefy’s Pies (The home of Queensland’s Best Australian Pie!) said, “Did you know they are looking to close ALL the on/off ramps to the Aussie World precinct? That would be hugely disappointing for us of course as well as the businesses here. If you’d like to SHOW YOUR SUPPORT please head […]

SDDCA back-flips on Exit 190

Save Exit 190 group are disappointed in the Sippy Downs & District Community Association (SDDCA) after they recently changed their position on keeping exit 190 open. They are now in favour of the closure of the on/off ramps at exit 190, and choose to disagree with many locals who are angered at the latest Qld. […]