Work is now underway on an Australian-first engineering solution for the Bruce Highway Upgrade between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack said the first of 36 concrete bridge piles were recently completed for the nation’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI). “Around Australia the Liberal […]
LEND Lease Engineering has secured the third and final contract for works to complete the Bruce Highway’s $590 million Cooroy to Curra Section A upgrade. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss was on-site today to announce the awarding of the contract for the project. “Lend Lease Engineering is already […]
A new interactive map, by British company Driving Experiences, has named the Bruce Highway among the 22 of the world’s most deadly highways. The road’s “fear factor” was rated four out of 10. In an average year, Bruce Highway accounts for 17 percent of the national highway deaths in Australia. It is important to note, […]
Member for Fisher Mal Brough was delighted to turn the first sod of the major new Bruce Highway interchange today to replace the Roys Road and Bells Creek Road intersections at Beerwah. “This delivers the first instalment of the Coalition’s election commitment to the Sunshine Coast section of the Bruce Highway,” he said. The $80.7 […]
The footprint for the future upgrade of the Bruce Highway between Caloundra Road and Sunshine Motorway has been dramatically decreased from 35 hectares down to 24 hectares. Minister for Transport and Main Roads, Scott Emerson, has confirmed the finer details of the preferred plan for the project. “Stage one, which involves the realignment of part […]
[Video] Ted, O’Brien LNP Candidate for Fairfax and Mal Brough, LNP Candidate for Fisher said the release of the Coalition’s $8.5 billion upgrade of the Bruce Highway will be welcomed by all Queenslanders. The Coalition’s Policy to Fix the Bruce Highway includes $1.55 billion to be spent on needed local upgrades. The Policy to Fix […]
As time is running out for public consultation on the Transport and Main Roads proposed Bruce Highway closure of on/off ramps, Member for Fisher Peter Slipper has asked for political games to end and for cooperation to begin.
Sunshine Coast motorists can view and provide feedback on the draft plan for the future upgrade of the Bruce Highway between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway from this week.
The Cooroy to Curra Bruce Highway Upgrade is one of Queensland’s highest priority road projects and now there is an opportunity for the public to find out more about this project.