Local News2019-10-27T04:23:00+00:00

Statement from LNP Leader Deb Frecklington on borders

Annastacia Palaszczuk has one job today on the Gold Coast and that is to admit she has got it wrong on the border. The Premier must come out today and burst her September thought bubble about the border closure. The Premier is letting her pride get in the way of [...]

By |May 26th, 2020|

Vital Upgrades to Varsity Lakes Interchange Reach Completion

The finish line is in sight for the congestion-busting upgrades to the M1’s Varsity Lakes Interchange (Exit 85), with final touches to be delivered this week. Member for McPherson Karen Andrews MP said all lanes of the new Stapley Drive bridge and southbound off-ramp to Stapley Drive at Exit 85 [...]

By |May 11th, 2020|

LNP releases roadmap to recovery

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has unveiled a four-stage plan for the re-opening of the Queensland economy to give businesses certainty. Ms Frecklington said she wanted Queenslanders to have their say on the LNP’s roadmap to recovery. “Queenslanders have made huge sacrifices to stop the spread of coronavirus. The LNP believes [...]

By |May 6th, 2020|

Pacific Motorway (M1) – Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes upgrade    

Project update  The above aerial photographs were taken this week. The photo on the left was taken near Varsity Lakes (Exit 85) looking north (towards Nerang). The photo on the right was taken just after the start of our alignment at Mudgeeraba and Robina looking south (towards Tugun). The M1 [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|

Springbrook National Park Visitor Facilities – What is closed?

Applies until 31 May 2020. This alert applies to the following parks: Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk Springbrook National Park Due to COVID-19 risk and the social distancing requirements, certain visitor facilities within Springbrook National Park are closed until further notice. This is a necessary precaution to safeguard the health [...]

By |April 28th, 2020|