Welcome to our Media Centre

Latest news now available on our new website

City news has moved to our new website. To view media releases issued from 9 June 2021, please visit our new site.

 

Alerts - 55 today

See full calendar
Today
Road closures

Temporary Road Closure - Ormeau

Day 282 of 691

Streets affected: Unformed Road (Vennor Reserve) (Full road closure with traffic control – expect delays) between Peachey Road and Shaws Pocket Road North 

Start date: 18 January 2021

End date: 9 December 2022

Duration: 6.30am to 5.00pm

Reason: Construction of new 70m telecommunications tower (including associated equipment) and decommission existing structure and remove from site – entire project timeframe is approximately 23 months. Works include upgrade of track/road.

north

Road closures

Temporary Road Closure - Coomera

Day 162 of 167

Streets affected: Foxwell Road (half road closure with traffic control – expect delays) between Learning Street and Oakey Creek Road

 

Also affected: Henry Street 

 

Start date:  18May 2021

End date: 31 October 2021

Duration: 9.00am - 2.30pm, 6.30am - 6.30pm (School Holidays)

Reason: Construction of shared footpath on Northern verge.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Surfers Paradise

Day 160 of 508

Streets affected: Via Roma (Half road closure with traffic control – expect delays) between Remembrance Drive and St Peters Place

 

Also affected: Remembrance Drive (Lane closure), Markwell Avenue, Amalfi Drive (North), Enderley Avenue (Full road closure)

 

Start date: 19 May 2021

 

End date: 9 October 2022

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason:  To facilitate construction works on the Isle of Capri Decongestion Project.

south

Road closures

Temporary Road Closure - Currumbin Valley

Day 134 of 169

Streets affected: Currumbin Creek Road (lane closure with traffic control – expect delays) between Braewood Drive and End of Currumbin Creek Road

 

Start date: 15 June 2021

 

End date: 30 November 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: This is emergent make-safe works for landslides which reduced road width and vehicles cannot pass safely. 

 

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - MIAMI

Day 127 of 175

Streets affected: Albion Avenue (full road closure with detour - traffic control onsite) between Nobby Parade and Dawn Parade

 

Also affected: Snipe Street

 

 

Start date: 22 June 2021

 

End date: 13 December 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 23.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the construction of a new stormwater line.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach

Day 91 of 92

Streets affected: George Avenue (half road closure with detour - traffic control on site) between Surf Parade and Old Burleigh Road

Start date: 28 July 2021

End date: 27 October 2021

Duration: 6:30am – 6:30pm

Reason: To facilitate a safe environment during construction activities

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach

Day 87 of 92

Streets affected: Australia Avenue (half road closure with detour and traffic control – expect delays) between Old Burleigh Road and Broadbeach Boulevard

 

Also affected: Old Burleigh Road

 

Start date: 1 August 2021

 

End date: 31 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To safely facilitate material deliveries and construction activities for the development site.

south

Road closures

Temporary Road Closure - Stapylton

Day 81 of 116

Streets affected: Stapylton Jacobs Well Road (half road closure and footpath with traffic control – expect delays) between Henry Hester Drive/Christensen Road M1 Interchange and Yellowood Road

Start date: 6 August 2021

End date: 30 November 2021

Duration: 6pm – 6am

Reason: To facilitate the construction and industrial subdivision, line marking and barrier installation (Vantage) at Yatala, including upgrading the entry off Stapylton Jacobs Well Road.  

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Labrador

Day 78 of 82

Streets affected: Reynolds Avenue (half road closure with detour/local traffic access only - traffic control onsite) between Whiting Street and Muir Street

 

Start date: 10 August 2021

End date: 30 October 2021

Duration: 6.30am - 5.00pm

Reason: To facilitate full road construction works (one side at a time) including kerb, footpath, driveway and lane.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Robina

Day 73 of 108

Streets affected: Stadium Drive (half/full road closure with Police traffic control – expect delays) between Promethean Way and East Lane

Also affected: Cheltenham Drive, Centreline Place, Laver Drive, Robina Station Road

 

 

Start date: 14 August 2021 

 

End date: 30 November 2021

 

Duration: 3 hours prior to scheduled game start, 2 hours post game finish.  Various dates please visit Cbus Super Stadium website for game dates

 

Reason: NRL Season 2021 Games.  Various closures to facilitate advance warning signs and a safe environment for all road users on event days.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach Waters

Day 72 of 137

Streets affected: T E Peters Drive (Reduced lanes with detour - drive to conditions) between Rio Vista Boulevard and Sunshine Boulevard

 

Start date: 16 August 2021

 

End date: 30 December 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate road reconstruction works.

 

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Hope Island

Day 62 of 114

Streets affected: Santa Barbara Road (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Hope Island Road and Casey Road

 

Start date: 26 August 2021

 

End date: 17 December 2021

 

Duration 1: 9.00 - 2.30pm

Duration 2: 7.00pm - 6.00am

Duration 3: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the installation of new recycled water main and sewer rising main.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Palm Beach

Day 58 of 96

Streets affected: Palm Beach Avenue (half road closure with detour - traffic control on site) between Jefferson Lane and Gold Coast Highway

Start date: 30 August 2021

End date: 3 December 2021

Duration: 6:30am – 6:30pm

Reason: To facilitate large concrete pours and deliveries.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Main Beach

Day 43 of 68

Streets affected: Aloha Lane (full road closure local traffic access only) between Main Beach Parade and Pacific Street

Start date: 14 September 2021

End date: 20 November 2021

Duration: Midnight – 11:59pm

Reason: To facilitate placement of dewatering plant and construction related activities.

south

Road closures

Temporary Road Closures - Pimpama

Day 43 of 124

Streets affected: Dixon Drive (Reduced lanes) between Yawalpah Road and Soldier Bird Avenue

Start date: 14 September 2021

End date: 15 January 2022

Duration 1: 9am - 2:30pm

Duration 2: 6:30am – 6:30pm (school holidays)

Reason: Bus stop upgrade and bike lane closure

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Surfers Paradise

Day 33 of 91

Streets affected: Dalpura Street (half road closure with detour and traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Purli Street and Burra Street

 

Start date: 24 September 2021

 

End date: 23 December 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate construction activities and safe pedestrian movement.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Carrara

Day 27 of 76

Streets affected: Alabaster Drive (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between Nerang - Broadbeach Road and Plateau Crescent

 

Start date: 30 September 2021

 

End date: 14 December 2021

 

Duration: 3.00pm - 11.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the safe ingress and egress of spectators.

all regions

Road closures

Temporary Road Closure - Currumbin Valley

Day 26 of 273

Streets affected: Currumbin Creek Road (half road closure with detour and traffic control onsite) between Braewood Drive and Denning Road

 

Start date: 1 October 2021

 

End date: 20 June 2022

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate bridge replacement works.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Main Beach

Day 23 of 61

Streets affected: Main Beach Parade (Traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Stafford Avenue and Beulah Lane

 

Also affected: John Kemp Street

 

Start date: 4 October 2021

 

End date:  3 December 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason:  To facilitate the unloading of pipes for the sand back pass project into the adjacent park.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Bilinga

Day 22 of 39

Streets affected: Golden Four Drive/Pacific Parade (Shared path) between Gold Coast Highway and Surf Street

 

Start date: 5 October 2021

End date: 12 November 2021

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

Reason: To facilitate a safe environment during construction of seawall and reinstatement of Oceanway shared path.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Southport

Day 22 of 56

Streets affected: Cotlew Street East (Lane closure with traffic control onsite) between The Peninsular and The Point

 

 

Start date: 5 October 2021

 

End date: 29 November 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 23.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate stormwater upgrade

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Mudgeeraba

Day 21 of 38

Streets affected: Tulloch Crescent (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Gunsynd Drive and Todman Drive

 

Start date: 6 October 2021

 

End date: 12 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 5.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate kerb and channel including asphalt overlay.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach Waters

Day 20 of 30

Streets affected: Sunshine Boulevarde (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Eady Avenue and Sonders Street

 

Also affected: T E Peters Drive

 

Start date: 7 October 2021

 

End date: 5 November 2021

 

Duration: 8.30am - 3.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the replacement of pits, conduits and footings.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Currumbin Waters

Day 19 of 64

Streets affected: Guineas Creek Road (half/full road closure with traffic control onsite)between Double View Drive and Numida Street

 

Start date: 8 October 2021

 

End date: 10 December 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To safely construct a retaining wall adjacent to the roadway. 

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Benowa

Day 15 of 15

Streets affected: Benowa Road (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Dunkeith Avenue and Christa Way/Cabana Boulevard/Sir Bruce Small Boulevard Roundabout

 

Also affected: Kilbreck Street, Cabana Boulevard, Sir Bruce Small Boulevard, Christa Way

Start date: 12 October 2021

 

End date: 26 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the excavation and resurfacing works.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Elanora

Day 13 of 71

Streets affected: Kalamunda Close (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between K P McGrath Drive and Vista Street

 

 

Start date: 14 October 2021

 

End date: 23 December 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate new water and sewer connections as part of the M1 Upgrade Project.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Parkwood

Day 13 of 23

Streets affected: Uplands Drive (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Napper Road and Woodlands Way

 

Start date: 14 October 2021

 

End date: 5 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 5.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate gull box maintenance.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Nerang

Day 13 of 13

Streets affected: Gilston Road (Police traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Winderadeen Court and New Street

 

Also affected: Weedons Road, Mortensen Road

 

 

Start date: 14 October 2021

 

End date: 26 October 2021

 

Duration: 9.00am - 2.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the replacement of traffic signal lanterns.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Kingsholme

Day 13 of 16

Streets affected: Tillyroen Road (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Upper Coomera Road and McCreadie Road

 

Start date: 14 October 2021

 

End date: 29 October 2021

 

Duration: 9.00am - 2.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate guardrail repairs.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Upper Coomera

Day 13 of 13

Streets affected: Old Coach Road (Police traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Coomera Springs Boulevard and Days Road

 

Start date: 14 October 2021

 

End date: 26 October 2021

 

Duration: 9.00am - 2.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the replacement of traffic signal lanterns.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Palm Beach

Day 12 of 47

Streets affected: Moresby Avenue (full road closure with detour/local traffic access only) between Tahiti Avenue and Merauke Avenue

 

 Also affected: Timor Avenue 

 

Start date: 15 October 2021

 

End date: 30 November 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: Facilitate new sewer connections.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Main Beach

Day 11 of 61

Streets affected: Woodroffe Avenue (full road closure with traffic control – expect delays) between Main Beach Parade and End of Road (East)

 

 

Start date: 16 October 2021

 

End date: 15 December 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate a safe environment for major deliveries utilising a mobile crane and concrete pour.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Main Beach

Day 9 of 15

Streets affected: Montgomery Avenue (full road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Rankin Parade and Tedder Avenue

 

Also affected: Cronin Avenue

 

Start date: 18 October 2021

 

End date: 1 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.00am - 6.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate excavation and resurfacing works.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Surfers Paradise

Day 9 of 12

Streets affected: Wharf Road (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between Old Burleigh Road and Beach end of Street

 

Start date: 18 October 2021

End date: 29 October 2021

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

Reason: To facilitate crane lifting works associated with the development site.

 

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Jacobs Well

Day 8 of 20

Streets affected: Behms Road (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between Stapylton Jacobs Well Road and Skopps Road

 

Also affected: Skopps Road, Stapylton Jacobs Well Road

 

 

Start date: 18 October 2021

 

End date: 7 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.00pm - 6.00am

 

Reason: To facilitate excavation and resurfacing works.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach

Day 9 of 9

Streets affected: Gold Coast Highway (lane closure with traffic control onsite) between Elizabeth Avenue and Alexandra Avenue

 

Also affected: Margaret Avenue

 

 

Start date: 18 October 2021

 

End date: 26 October 2021

 

Duration: 7.00pm - 5.00am

 

Reason: To facilitate workers for the installation of a new red light camera and cabling. 

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Southport

Day 7 of 29

Streets affected: Stanley Lane (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between Hill Street and Nexus Way

 

Start date: 20 October 2021

 

End date: 10 November 2021

 

Start date (Contingency): 11 November 2021

 

End date (Contingency): 17 November 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the excavation and install of a sewer main as part of the Proxima Southport Development.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Coolangatta

Day 7 of 32

Streets affected: Petrie Street (half road closure with detour - drive to conditions) between Boundary Street and Eden Avenue

 

Start date: 20 October 2021

 

End date: 20 November 2021

 

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the service of connection works.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Surfers Paradise

Day 7 of 15

Streets affected: Main Beach Parade (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Beulah Lane and Aloha Lane

 

Also affected: Woodroffe Avenue

 

 

Start date: 20 October 2021

 

End date: 3 November 2021

 

Duration: 7.00am - 5.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate footpath and centre traffic island reinstatement.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Carrara

Day 6 of 15

Streets affected: Sacha Place (full road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Riverbend Avenue and Cul de sac

 

Also affected: Riverbend Avenue

 

Start date: 21 October 2021

 

End date: 4 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.00am - 6.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate excavation and resurfacing works.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Norwell

Day 6 of 7

Streets affected: Skopps Road (full road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Pimpama-Jacobs Well Road and Behms Road

 

Start date: 21 October 2021

 

End date: 27 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.00am - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate filming on the road.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Burleigh Heads

Day 5 of 6

Streets affected: Second Avenue (full road closure with detour/local traffic access only - traffic control onsite) between Gold Coast Highway and The Esplanade

 

Start date: 22 October 2021

 

End date: 27 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the closure for a concrete pour at a development site.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Southport

Day 4 of 8

Streets affected: Little High Street (full road closure with detour - traffic control onsite) between Queen Street and Nerang Street

 

Start date: 23 October 2021

 

End date: 24 October 2021

 

Start date (Contingency): 30 October 2021

 

End date (Contingency): 30 October 2021

 

Duration: 5.00am - 7.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate crane works.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Palm Beach

Day 2 of 8

Streets affected: Palm Beach Avenue (half road closure with detour and traffic control onsite – expect delays) between M1 and Phillipine Parade

 

Also affected: Tahiti Avenue

 

 

Start date: 24 October 2021

 

End date: 1 November 2021

 

Duration: 7.00pm - 4.00am

 

Reason: To facilitate profile and replace asphalt surfacing.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Oxenford

Day 2 of 12

Streets affected: Entertainment Road Northbound (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Binstead Way and Pedestrian Overpass

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 5 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.00am - 1.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate boreholes and associated asphalt depth cores. 

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Southport

Day 1 of 36

Streets affected: Marine Parade (lane closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Nind Street and Scarborough Street

 

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 30 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.00am - 6.00am

 

Reason: Pavement Reconstruction works on Marine Parade

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Burleigh Heads

Day 2 of 5

Streets affected: Ewart Street (full road closure with detour/local traffic access only) between Ocean Street and Brake Street

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 29 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate crane lift to residential work site.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Carrara

Day 2 of 22

Streets affected: Riverbend Avenue (half road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Gregory Drive and Manchester Road

 

Also affected: Witt Avenue, Craig Avenue, Manchester Road, Market Street

 

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 15 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To facilitate excavation and resurfacing works.

north

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Surfers Paradise

Day 2 of 33

Streets affected: Garfield Terrance (half road closure with detour and traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Aubrey Street and Thornton Street

 

Also affected: Thornton Street (parking, footpath)

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 26 November 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.00opm  (half road, parking)

Duration: 12.00am - 11.59pm (footpath)

 

Reason: To safely install a new roof; remove and rebuild footpath; install retaining wall and landscaping along car park/footpath edge.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Broadbeach

Day 2 of 5

Streets affected: Old Burleigh Road (full road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Australia Avenue and Queensland Avenue

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 29 October 2021

 

Duration: 6.30am - 6.30pm

 

Reason: To safely install stormwater drainage to the ‘Beach House’ project includes the footpath closure closest to the site for connection of stormwater pipework.

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Oxenford

Day 2 of 8

Streets affected: Regatta Avenue (full road closure with traffic control onsite – expect delays) between Princeton Street and Tamborine-Oxenford Road

 

Also affected: Eton Drive, Maidenhead Court

 

 

Start date: 25 October 2021

 

End date: 1 November 2021

 

Duration: 8.00am - 3.00pm

 

Reason: To facilitate the investigation of boreholes.

north

Mosquito spraying

Mosquito/Biting midge spraying – Arundel Hills, Coombabah, Pine Ridge

4.00am - 6.00am

Areas affected: Arundel Hills, Coombabah, Pine Ridge

 

Mosquito/biting midge spraying will be undertaken in these areas on Tuesday 26th October 2021 from 4am to 6am for control of mosquitos and biting midges (weather permitting).

all regions

Water and sewerage

Water Interruption - Currumbin Waters

9.00am - 2.00pm

Streets affected: Armada Crescent, Raleigh Terrace, Marilyn Court, Simpsons Road

Cause: Hydrant replacement program

Ref: 1000810600 / A70869775

south

Water and sewerage

Water Interruption - Broadbeach

9.00am - 11.00am

Streets affected: Gold Coast Highway

Cause: Meter replacement program

Ref: 1000811369 / A70742424

south

Road closures

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - Palm Beach

Day 1 of 4

Streets affected: Fourth Avenue (full road closure with traffic control onsite) between Jefferson Lane and End of road.

 

 

Start date: 26 October 2021

 

End date: 29 October 2021

 

Duration: 2.00pm - 11.59pm

 

Reason: To facilitate filming.

south

Legend:

unplanned

planned

View more of today's alerts

Gold Coast Weekly newsletter

Sign up and stay connected with the latest City news, events and updates.

Subscribe to Gold Coast Community News

Libraries Newsletter

Sign up for information on library programs, events, author visits, and much more.

Subscribe to the Libraries Newsletter