Advancetown – Mudgeeraba Road Worongary Road Roadworks

UPDATE: Road improvement works on Worongary Road between Gilston Road and Zimmerman Court, Gilston, were delayed.  Works are programmed to recommence on 17 December and are expected to be completed by 21 December 2018, weather permitting. Work Details: Work hours are from 6am to   Read More

Nerang–Murwillumbah Road Community Update

Background Restoration works on Nerang Murwillumbah Road commenced in June 2018, with Transport and Main Roads (TMR) contractor Doval currently working to repair one major landslip site that occurred as a result of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie in March 2017. Construction Update TMR and   Read More

Beechmont Road Reconstruction Works

BEECHMONT ROAD RECONSTRUCTION WORKS Georgiou was awarded the Beechmont Road Reconstruction Works project in March 2018, valued at $4 million. The project involves batter slope and slip restoration works at multiple sites along Beechmont Road following an ex-tropical cyclone extreme weather   Read More

Old Coach Road upgrade – Reedy Creek, Stage 1 (Kingsmore Boulevard to former motocross track)

Old Coach Road upgrade - Reedy Creek, Stage 1 (Kingsmore Boulevard to former motocross track) Commencing: October 2018 Completion: June 2020 Cost: $10.2 million Project information We are delivering a multi-million dollar upgrade of Old Coach Road in Reedy Creek, between the Kingsmore   Read More

Gold Coast–Springbrook Road (GCSR) and Pine Creek Road

Finishing works are continuing on the landslip repairs along Gold Coast–Springbrook Road and Pine Creek Road. GCSR - Neranwood works At the landslip site near Monaro Road, temporary traffic signals will be installed on Monday 10 December for up to one week. Traffic management is required as   Read More

National report shows Labor’s health priorities are all wrong

Today’s report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare into the state of our public hospitals is another damning indictment on Annastacia Palaszczuk’s health priorities. LNP Shadow Minister for Health Ros Bates said that our public hospitals are bursting at the seams but Labor are more   Read More

Palaszczuk Government ignores clear warnings into digital hospital rollout fiasco

The Palaszczuk Labor Government has been caught out ignoring ongoing warnings for months that it’s digital hospital rollout – the Integrated Electronic Medical Record (IEMR) - system has been completely mismanaged. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has called on Labor’s embattled Health Minister to   Read More

QLD children waiting too long in emergency departments

MORE than 7000 Queensland children waited too long for treatment at hospital emergency departments last month, data shows. The latest hospital performance snapshot reveals an average of 22 per cent of kids aged 14 and under who present to the state’s emergency departments wait longer than   Read More

Pacific Motorway (M1) Upgrade Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes

7 December 2018 Project update Work on the Pacific Motorway (M1) Upgrade between Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes is progressing with earthworks, road surfacing and bridge construction work along the alignment. In November, all traffic was diverted onto the M1 southbound carriageway to allow for   Read More

Fatal steps leading up to nine-month-old’s death in Tweed

THE nine-month-old baby whose body washed ashore on a Gold Coast beach this month was never made a priorty or checked by officers of the Department of Child Safety Services (DOCS). Police warned the department of the urgency of the case when they had the baby in their care about 3am on the day   Read More