Beachmere Road, link planning

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is undertaking a planning study of Caboolture-Beachmere Road (locally known as Beachmere Road) between Bribie Island Road, Caboolture to Biggs Avenue, Beachmere. Planning will investigate capacity, safety and efficiency of the road and to determine recommended future upgrades.

The planning study is expected to be completed by December 2021. Any identified improvements will be progressed to design and construction in line with the current funding commitment. 

The local community was given the opportunity to provide feedback through community consultation between 19 April 2021 and 14 May 2021. We are currently reviewing all feedback received.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Contributes to economy
  • Better active transport
  • Improves ride quality

Key features

Once delivered, the project will deliver an improved road surface, providing smoother and safer driving conditions for motorists using Beachmere Road within the project extents.

  • Improved safety and connectivity for customers
  • Improved driving conditions for motorists
  • Improved active transport connectivity

Funding

The Queensland Government has committed $775,000 to undertake the planning study and $7 million for construction to align with the current funding commitment under the Queensland Transport and Roads Investment Program (QTRIP) 2020-21 to 2023-24.  Investment ID1776640 & ID1810490.

Total investment
$7.775 million
Queensland Government
$7.775 million

Current status

Planning is currently underway and is expected to be completed by December 2021.

Project map

Location of the area covered by the planning study