Tewantin Bypass Stage 1 — Cooroy-Noosa Road and Beckmans Road intersection upgrade

Detailed design is underway to deliver a new, 2-lane roundabout to ease congestion, improve safety and traffic flow at the Cooroy-Noosa Road and Beckmans Road intersection.

This project is stage 1 of the Tewantin Bypass.

Design is being undertaken by Noosa Shire Council through a funding agreement with the Department of Transport and Main Roads. Construction will commence in 2021-22 once the design is complete.



  • Improves safety
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Increases traffic flow
  • Reduces peak hour congestion
  • Reduces travel time
  • Better active transport
  • Contributes to economy

Key features

  • New 2-lane roundabout.
  • Pedestrian refuges.
  • On-road bike lanes.
  • Protected off-road bike paths with crossing points to travel through the intersection.


This project is funded under the Queensland Government Economic Stimulus program.

Total investment
$9.81 million
Queensland Government
$9.81 million

Current status

We are currently in detailed design which is expected to be completed by mid-2021.