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Howard Creek causeway on Tamborine–Oxenford Road

Overview:

The Department of Transport and Main Roads is planning for a future upgrade of Howard Creek Causeway on Tamborine–Oxenford Road at Wongawallan.

Location:

Howard Creek Causeway on Tamborine–Oxenford at Wongawallan.

Benefits:
  • Improve flood immunity
  • Continuous safe access for community, businesses, tourists, freight and heavy vehicles.
  • Provide a safer road alignment and intersection layout.
Regions:
South Coast Region

Project info

The Department of Transport and Main Roads is planning for a future upgrade of Howard Creek Causeway on Tamborine–Oxenford Road at Wongawallan.

The future upgrade of Howard Creek Causeway on Tamborine-Oxenford Road (approximately 11km from Oxenford) will provide a safer road alignment with increased flood immunity. The project will include:

  • upgrading the existing pipe culverts to a multiple cell box culvert structure
  • widening the road approaches and
  • upgrading the Lanes Road and Colin Meagher Road intersections.

Please note, there is no funding currently available for construction of the upgrade to the culverts at Howards Creek Causeway.

Key milestones

Business case completed:  2017

Site survey and geotechnical investigations: Mid-2018

Design tender awarded: Early 2018

Design completed: Early 2019

Contact details

Email: SouthCoast@tmr.qld.gov.au
Phone: (07) 5563 6600 (option 3)
Fax: (07) 5563 6611
Last updated
12 February 2019