Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road and Kruger Road, signalise intersection

Safety improvement works are being undertaken on Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road.

The Queensland Government has committed $4.35 million to signalise the intersection of Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road and Kruger Road with improvements in and around the Carbrook State School. Work within the school grounds started in October 2020 and intersection works will start in mid-March 2021. All work will be completed by mid-2021

In addition, the Australian and Queensland governments have committed $19.5 million on an 80:20 basis to undertake safety improvements on Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road at Carbrook and Cornubia. Work is now underway on various road safety improvements with work on intersection upgrades to start in April 2021. All work will be completed by mid-2021.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Increases car parks
  • Contributes to economy
  • Accessibility
  • Increases traffic flow
  • Reduces peak hour congestion
  • Improves ride quality

Key features

Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road and Kruger Road intersection:

  • New traffic signals to allow safe turns in and out of the Kruger Road intersection.
  • Extended right turn lane into Kruger Road.
  • New bus stop and shelter on Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road.
  • Additional parking within the school grounds as well as student kiss-n-go zone.
  • Upgraded and new footpaths/shared paths.

Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road at Carbrook and Cornubia:

  • Improved linemarking/signage.
  • Removing roadside hazards between California Creek Road and Mount Cotton Road and installation of pedestrian footpaths in front of the Carbrook State School. 
  • Removing roadside hazards and upgrading of safety barriers between Mount Cotton Road and Serpentine Creek.

Dedicated right turn lanes to:

  • Calvary Christian College and the Wirunya Aged Care and Retirement Village.
  • Ferry Road.
  • Aquatic Gardens Caravan Park.
  • Rocky Passage Road.

Funding

The Queensland Government has committed $4.35 million to deliver the project at the intersection of Kruger Road. Investment ID 1244656

The Australian and Queensland governments have committed $19.5 million to deliver safety improvements at various locations along Beenleigh–Redland Bay Road. Investment ID 1700705

Total investment
$23.85 million
Australian Government
$15.6million
Queensland Government
$8.25 million

Current Status

Construction started in October 2020 and is due to be completed in mid-2021.