Morayfield Road between Caboolture River Road and Oaklands Drive intersections

We are improving road user safety on Morayfield Road, between Caboolture River Road and Oaklands Drive intersections.

We are delivering safety upgrades at the following locations that include:

Morayfield Road and Caboolture River Road intersection 
  • Extend the right-turn lane on Morayfield Road to provide increased storage capacity for vehicles turning into William Berry Drive (south).
  • Remove the service road adjacent the school and provide a new dedicated auxiliary left-turn lane for school carpark access.  
  • Signalise the left-turn movement on Caboolture River Road for vehicles turning into Morayfield Road. 
Morayfield Road between Devereaux Drive and William Berry Drive (north) intersections 
  • Upgrade existing pedestrian crossing on the southern side of Devereaux Drive intersection to a staged crossing.
  • New cycle lane provided between Deveraux Drive and Michael Avenue intersections.
  • Upgrade the median on Deveraux Drive to accommodate upgraded pedestrian facility.
  • Relocate the pedestrian crossing from the northern side of Michael Avenue intersection to the southern side of the intersection.
  • Extend the right-turn lane on Morayfield Road to provide increased storage capacity for vehicles turning into Michael Avenue.
Morayfield Road and Torrens Road intersection 
  • Relocate the pedestrian crossing on Morayfield Road from the northern side of Torrens Road intersection to the southern side of the intersection.
  • Upgrade the traffic signals to control all traffic movements at the intersection.
  • Provide dual right-turn lanes on Morayfield Road for vehicles turning into Torrens Road.
  • Widen Torrens Road to accommodate dual right-turn movements from Morayfield Road.
  • New dedicated left-turn lane on Morayfield Road for vehicles turning into Torrens Road.
  • New cycle lanes on Morayfield Road.
  • Provide new cycle hook-turn for right-turn cycle movements into Torrens Road.
Morayfield Road between Jacaranda Avenue and Market Drive intersections 
  • Upgrade Jacaranda Avenue intersection with Morayfield Road to a signalised intersection.
  • New staged pedestrian crossing on Morayfield Road on the northern side of the Jacaranda Avenue intersection.
  • Frank Street changed to left-in, left-out traffic arrangements.
  • Remove the existing pedestrian crossing on Morayfield Road from the southern side of the Market Drive intersection.
  • Install a new staged pedestrian crossing on the northern side of the Market Drive intersection.
  • Extend the right-turn lane on Morayfield Road to provide increased storage capacity for vehicles turning into Market Drive.
  • Realign the left-turn lane on Market Drive to improve visibility.
  • New shared cycle lane on Morayfield Road. 
Morayfield Road between Queen Street and Parkland Crescent 
  • New cycle lane provided on both sides of the road.
  • Upgrade the pedestrian crossing near Church Street to a staged crossing.
  • Extend the right-turn lane on Morayfield Road to provide increased storage capacity for vehicles turning into Church Street.
  • Dedicated left-turn lane on Morayfield Road for vehicles turning into Oaklands Drive.
  • Service road (off Oaklands Drive) entry for local residents/businesses converted to one-way only (southbound), with an exit via Morayfield Road.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Better road access
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Reduces travel time
  • Increases traffic flow
  • Contributes to economy
  • Better active transport

Key features

  • extending right-turn lanes on Morayfield Road to provide additional storage capacity for turning vehicles at Church Street, Michael Avenue, William Berry Drive and Market Drive intersections
  • removing the service road service road adjacent to Morayfield State School and providing a new deceleration lane for vehicles accessing the school carpark
  • dual right-turn lanes on Morayfield Road for vehicles turning into Torrens Road
  • signalising Jacaranda Avenue intersection
  • Frank Street changed to left-in, left-out arrangements
  • dedicated left-turn lane on Morayfield Road for vehicles turning into Oaklands Drive
  • new and shared bike lanes
  • pedestrian facility improvements.

Funding

Total investment
$28.8 million

Current status

We are currently undertaking construction with the majority of works taking place at night between 6pm and 6am, Monday night to Friday morning, to minimise impacts to road users and businesses.

Morayfield Road and Beerburrum Road Route Safety Project Safety Packages

Map pf all projects in the Morayfield Road and Beerburrum Road Route Safety Project

Morayfield Road and Caboolture River Road designMorayfield Road and Caboolture River Road Intersection Design
Morayfield Road between Devereaux Drive and William Berry Drive north intersections design

Morayfield Road between Devereaux Drive and William Berry Drive north intersections

Morayfield Road between Jacaranda Avenue and Market Drive design

Morayfield Road between Jacaranda Avenue and Market Drive design

Morayfield Road between Torrens Road and Jacaranda Avenue design

Morayfield Road between Torrens Road and Jacaranda Avenue design

Morayfield Road between Queen Street and Parkland Crescent design

Morayfield Road between Queen Street and Parkland Crescent design