Construction Update

Roadside Barrier Installation Update Temporary ramp closures for minor road shoulder widening and the installation of roadside barriers will continue until December 2017. This includes temporary ramp closures at the Caloundra Road, Sunshine Motorway and Sippy Downs interchanges, and the Bruce Highway southbound exit ramp to Pignata Road. The temporary ramp closures will be in […]

Vegetation removal & initial earthworks

Northern work zones From early July 2017, vegetation removal works will commence for the new western service road near Sippy Creek Road, Cunning Road and Wilson Road, Tanawha. The vegetation removal works will then move to the eastern side of the Bruce Highway for the Tanawha Road realignment. This is expected to occur around August […]

New car pool facility on the way

A new car pool facility will be constructed between the Bruce Highway and Pignata Road. The car pool facility will ultimately cater for about 240 vehicles and is expected to take approximately six months to complete. As part of construction works, temporary lane closures of Pignata Road will be required over the next month. This […]

Major construction is now underway

TMR advises that the first sod has been turned marking the start of major construction for the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway. The project involves upgrading the highway from four to six lanes including major upgrades to both the Caloundra Road and Sunshine Motorway interchanges. A new two-way western service road […]

Project team relocation to site

TMR advises: The main site compound and satellite offices for the project are established in preparation for major construction to begin in mid-2017. Members of the project team have now mobilised to the main site compound at 120 Cresswell Road, Caloundra South. Project satellite offices are also established at Tanawha and Wilson roads in Tanawha. […]

Removal of on-street parking – Pignata Road

The Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise you of upcoming preliminary construction activities for the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway. Removal of on-street parking – Pignata Road, Palmview From 5.00am on Tuesday 18 April 2017 For the safety of motorists and construction workers, it will be necessary to […]

Night works in March

Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise of intermittent night works from Sunday 5 March until end March 2017 for pavement and service location investigations. The works will be undertaken at multiple locations between Glenview, Tanawha and Sippy Downs. Please note this schedule is subject to change due to weather and other site […]

Temporary partial closure of Pignata Road underpass

The Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise you of upcoming preliminary construction activities for the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway.   Geotechnical and pavement investigations – day works Geotechnical investigations and pavement testing are being carried out at the Pignata Road underpass to inform detailed planning for construction. […]

Preliminary construction has commenced

Preliminary construction has commenced on the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway in preparation for major construction to begin in mid-2017. As part of these works, the Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise you of upcoming activities that are planned to be undertaken during day and night works from […]

Design Layout on Display

The Department of Transport and Main Roads advise: “The project team will be available to discuss the design layout at staffed public displays at Chancellor Park Marketplace on 26 and 30 November and 1 December 2016, and Stockland Caloundra South on 3, 6 and 8 December 2016. The design layout will also be on display […]