Mount Glorious Road and Samford-Mount Glorious Road, improve safety

The department has completed design for safety improvements on Mount Glorious Road and construction is completed on Samford-Mount Glorious Road.

The project is being delivered as part of the Queensland Government's Targeted Road Safety Program, which aims to improve road safety by implementing high-benefit, cost-effective treatments to address known and potential crash locations.

Benefits

  • Improves safety

Key features

  • Road resurfacing to provide a safer and smoother surface.
  • Installing safety barrier upgrades with motorcycle protection rail.
  • Linemarking and signage improvements, including additional road safety and wildlife signs.
  • Minor vegetation trimming and selective vegetation removal to improve sight lines.

Funding

This project is fully funded by the Queensland Government. Investment ID 659403

Total investment
$11.3 million
Queensland Government
$11.3 million

Current status

Samford-Mount Glorious Road (between Dawson Creek Road and Mount Glorious Road)

Construction for this stage of the project was completed in mid-2021.

Mount Glorious Road (between Samford-Mount Glorious Road and Wivenhoe-Somerset Road intersections)

Detailed design for Mount Glorious Road is complete and construction is anticipated to start in late 2021, weather and construction scheduling permitting.

Mount Glorious Road design layout

Design layout