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Temporary Road Closure Carrara

Day 122 of 154

Streets affected: Eastlake Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Elysium Drive and End of road

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Start date: 20 July 2017

End date: 20 December 2017

Duration: 7.30am - 3.30pm

Reason: Implementation of Traffic Guidance Scheme/Training

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Temporary Road Closure Tugun

Day 97 of 109

Streets affected: Golden Four Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Dune Street and Short Street

 

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Start date: 14 August 2017

End date: 30 November 2017

Duration: 6.30am - 3.30pm

Reason: Upgrade of road pavement and footpath construction

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Temporary Road Closure Oxenford

Day 73 of 107

Streets affected: Old Pacific Highway (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Leo Graham Way and Tamborine Oxenford Road

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Start date: 7 September 2017

End date: 22 December 2017

Duration: 6am - 6pm

Reason: Pavement and asphalt works

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Temporary road closure Mermaid Beach

Day 42 of 62

Streets affected: Avanti Street (full road closure local traffic access only) between Crescent Avenue and Markeri Street

 

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Start date: 8 October 2017

End date: 8 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Drainage pipe upgrade

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Temporary Road Closure Mermaid Beach

Day 42 of 62

Streets affected: Avanti Street (full road closure local traffic access only) between Crescent Avenue and Markeri Street

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Start date: 8 October 2017

End date: 8 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Drainage pipe upgrade

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Temporary road closure Ormeau

Day 40 of 70

Streets affected: Ormeau Ridge Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Tillyroen Road and Johnson Parade

               

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Start date: 10 October 2017

End date: 18 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 6pm

Reason: Sewer pump station construction  

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Bayview Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Kurrajong Avenue and Bluegum Avenue

              

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 4am - 6am

Reason: Sewer relining  

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Kurrajong Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Lotus Avenue and Bayview Street

                 

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 7pm

Reason: Sewer relining 

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Azalea Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Bayview Street and Cemetary Drive

                

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer relining

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Holly Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Bayview Street and Cemetary Drive

                    

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer relining 

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Bayview Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Azalea Avenue and Holly Avenue

                    

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer relining 

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Bluegum Avenue (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Bayview Street and Magnolia Avenue

                  

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer relining   

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Temporary road closure Hollywell

Day 27 of 29

Streets affected: Bayview Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Jasmine Avenue and Bluegum Avenue

                

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Start date: 23 October 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Relining of sewers  

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Temporary Road Closure Labrodor

Day 24 of 37

Streets affected: Turpin Road (full road closure local traffic access only) between Central Avenue and Whiting Street

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Start date: 26 October 2017

End date: 1 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Water main replacement

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Temporary road closure Broadbeach Waters

Day 24 of 29

Streets affected: Merrimac Boulevard (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Sunshine Boulevard and Lotus Key

                

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Start date: 26 October 2017

End date: 23 November 2017

2 days between dates

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer relining

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Temporary road closure Bundall

Day 22 of 28

Streets affected: Poinciana Crescent (full road closure local traffic access only) between Slatyer Avenue and Heeb Street

 

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Start date: 28 October 2017

End date: 24 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Construction of sewerage pump station (works)

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Temporary road closure Bundall

Day 21 of 27

Streets affected: Poinciana Crescent (full road closure local traffic access only) between Slatyer Avenue and Heeb Street

 

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Start date: 28 October 2017

End date: 24 November 2017

Duration: 4pm - 7am

Reason: Construction of sewerage pump station (after care)

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Temporary Road Closure Mermaid Beach

Day 20 of 47

Streets affected: Atlantic Avenue (full road closure local traffic access only) between Gold Coast Highway and End of road

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Start date: 30 October 2017

End date: 15 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Drainage pipe upgrade

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Temporary Road Closure Highland Park

Day 20 of 29

Streets affected: Alexander Drive (lane closure) between Orlando Court and Hinker Drive

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Start date: 30 October 2017

End date: 27 November 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 4pm

Reason: Relining sewer

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Temporary road closure Yatala

Day 19 of 273

Streets affected: Burnside Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Eastern Service Road and Prairie Road

                     

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Start date: 31 October 2017

End date: 31 July 2017

Duration: Continuous

Reason: Asphalt works

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Temporary Road Closure Labrador

Day 18 of 30

Streets affected: Musgrave Avenue (lane closure) between Brook Avenue and Kerr Avenue

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Start date: 1 November 2017

End date: 30 November 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 8pm - 5am

Reason: Reline sewers x2

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Temporary Road Closure Labrador

Day 13 of 15

Streets affected: Labrador Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Whiting Street and Imperial Parade

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Start date: 6 November 2017

End date: 20 November 2017

Duration: 6.30am - 5pm

Reason: Kerb and channel works

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Temporary Road Closure Broadbeach

Day 13 of 32

Streets affected: Second Avenue (full road closure local traffic access only) between Old Burleigh Road and Surf Parade

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Start date: 6 November 2017

End date: 7 November 2017

Duration: 6.30am - 6pm

Reason: Replacement of existing water main

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Temporary Road Closure Main Beach

Day 12 of 56

Streets affected: Gold Coast Highway (lane closure) between Ada Bell Way and Tedder Avenue

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Start date: 6 November 2017

End date: 1 Januarary 2018

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7am - 2.30pm & 8pm - 5.30am

Reason: Underground trenching

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Temporary Road Closure Upper Coomera

Day 13 of 13

Streets affected: Reserve Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Lakes End Court and Rivendell Place

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Start date: 6 November 2017

End date: 18 November 2017

Duration: 9am - 3pm

Reason: Guardrail Upgrade

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Temporary Road Closure Surfers Paradise

Day 11 of 28

Streets affected: Thomas Drive / Mawarra Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Anembo Street / Thomas Drive and Mawarra Street / Stanhill Drive   

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Start date: 7 November 2017

End date: 5 December 2017

Duration: 8am - 5am

Reason: Sewer relining

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Temporary Road Closure Ashmore

Day 10 of 28

Streets affected: Cotlew Street (lane closure) between Currumburra Road and Hillview Parade

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Start date: 8 November 2017

End date: 6 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 8pm - 5am

Reason: Sewer relining works

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Temporary Road Closure Bilinga

Day 9 of 43

Streets affected: Pacific Parade (full road closure local traffic access only) between George Street and Graham Street

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Start date: 10 November 2017

End date: 22 December 2017

Duration: 6.30am - 5pm

Reason: Major concrete pours and deliveries to site

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Temporary road closure Yatala

Day 9 of 537

Streets affected: Stanmore Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Peachey Road and Enkleman Road

                  

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Start date: 10 November 2017

End date: 30 April 2019

Duration: 6.30am - 4.27pm

Reason: Upgrade to 4 lane road with off road shared path   

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Temporary Road Closure Southport

Day 8 of 36

Streets affected: High Street (lane closure) between Stevens Street and Walton Street

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Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 16 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm (night works 7pm - 6am)

Reason: CCTV installation

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Temporary Road Closure Parkwood

Day 8 of 36

Streets affected: Napper Road (lane closure) between Nina Road and Allied Drive

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Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 16 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2pm (day works)  /  8pm - 6am (night works)

Reason: CCTV installation

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Temporary Road Closure Parkwood

Day 7 of 35

Streets affected: Napper Road, Captain Cook Drive and Parkwood Boulevard (lane closure)

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Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 16 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2pm & 7pm - 6am

Reason: Facilitate installation of CCTV

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Temporary Road Closure Coolangatta

Day 8 of 36

Streets affected: Miles Street and Coolangatta Road (lane closure) between Appel Street and Tweed Street

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Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 16 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2pm (night works 7pm - 6am)

Reason: CCTV installation

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Temporary Road Closure Coolangatta

Day 8 of 36

Streets affected: T E Peters Drive (lane closure) between Garrick Street / Marine Parade and Dutton Street / Musgrave Street

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Start date: 11 November 2017

End date: 16 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2pm (day works)  / 7pm - 6am (night works)

Reason: CCTV installation

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Temporary Road Closure Robina

Day 7 of 13

Streets affected: Robina Town Centre Drive (lane closure) between Collyer Keys and Scottsdale Dive

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Start date: 12 November 2017

End date: 24 November 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7pm - 6am (Fri-Wed) / 9pm - 6am (Thu)

Reason: Paver and asphalt works at roundabout

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Temporary Road Closure Carrara

Day 6 of 12

Streets affected: Michelmore Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Alison Road and Woolmere Street

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 24 November 2017

Duration: 6.30am - 3.30pm

Reason: Demoliotion and reinstatement of bus shelter

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Temporary Road Closure Clagiraba

Day 6 of 27

Streets affected: Clagiraba Road (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Thendara Drive and Glen Circuit

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 9 December 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Guardrail upgrade (both sides of road)

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Temporary Road Closure Pacific Pines

Day 6 of 14

Streets affected: Fortescue Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Hadrian Crescent and Hadrian Crescent

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 26 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 4pm

Reason: Guardrail repair

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Temporary Road Closure Southport

Day 6 of 26

Streets affected: Davison Lane (lane closure) between Davenport Street and Young Street

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 8 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Insallation of Streetbond to road surface

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Temporary road closure Palm Beach

Day 6 of 12

Streets affected: Sarawak Avenue (lane closure) between Tahiti Avenue and Pacific Motorway off ramps exit 93

 

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 24 November 2017            

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm

Reason: Roadworks

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Temporary Road Closure Robina

Day 6 of 6

Streets affected: Robina Town Centre Drive (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Collyer Quays and Scottsdale Drive

            

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Start date: 13 November 2017

End date: 18 November 2017

Duration: 6.30pm - 5.30am

Reason: Replacement of pavers  

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Temporary Road Closure Surfers Paradise

Day 4 of 13

Streets affected: Northcliffe Terrace (full road closure local traffic access only) between Hamilton Avenue and Vista Street

 

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Start date: 15 November 2017

End date: 27 November

Duration: 5.30am - 6.30pm

Reason: Concrete pours

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Temporary Road Closure Hollywell

Day 4 of 15

Streets affected: Bayview Street (half road closure with hold and release for 2 minutes maximum) between Bluegum Avenue and Jasmine Avenue

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Start date: 15 November 2017

End date: 29 November 2017

Duration: 7am - 5pm

Reason: Sewer works

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Temporary Road Closure Helensvale

Day 4 of 24

Streets affected: Discovery Drive, Linfield Road and Town Centre Drive (lane closure)

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Start date: 15 November 2017

End date: 8 December 2017

1 day only between dates                  

Duration: 9am - 2.30pm & 6.30am - 6pm

Reason: Horizontal drilling, underbore drilling

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Temporary Road Closure Surfers Paradise

Day 3 of 21

Streets affected: Northcliffe Terrace (full road closure local traffic access only) between Hamilton Avenue and Vista Street

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Start date: 16 November 2017

End date: 6 December 2017

Duration: 5.30am - 6.30pm

Reason: Concrete pours on site

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Water and sewerage

Water Interruption - Runaway Bay

7.00am - 11.00am

Streets affected: Bulolo Avenue, Samarai Avenue

Cause: Repair water main

W/O: 20371248

Notif: 1000405164

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Legend:

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