Works update | Redland City Council

Works update

We are currently upgrading a number of roads, car parks, parks, footpaths, marine works, cycle ways, and intersections across the Redlands that have been identified as improvements under our current budget.

Contact us if you need more information or have feedback about problems in your area.

Listed below are current and upcoming works for each suburb grouped by 

  • City Operations - City Sport & Venues, Parks & Conservation, Roads Drainage & Marine.
  • City Infrastructure - Civic & Open Space
  • Project based works - Construction Projects

 

City Operations

There are no current works update notifications

City Infrastructure

There are no current works update notifications

Projects

Birkdale - PDG-20774-1 - Basketball Court – Bailey Road Park, Birkdale
Redland City Council contractors will be conducting works including: • Removal and disposal to waste of existing basketball pole, backboard and hoop; • Removal and disposal to waste of existing bitumen half basketball court; • Supply and installation of 125mm thick fibre reinforced concrete slab basketball court and tie-in path to existing, as specified; • Supply and installation of basketball hoops, backboards and poles including line marking; and • Supply and installation of landscape features including topsoil and turf. Expected Start Date - 21/11/2022 Expected Completion Date - 21/12/2022 (weather & site conditions permitting)
Birkdale - PDG-44737-1 & 20797-1 - Footpath Expansion - Dorsal Drive, Birkdale
Redland City Council Contractors will be undertaking the removal of existing kerb and channel, relocation of garden & boulders over footpath, removal of trees. Construction of footpath, kerb ramp with tactile paving. Repair paved driveways. Construction of traffic island, retaining wall, signage, alterations to existing Telstra/Energex pits, turfing and associated works. Expected Start Date - 22/11/2022 Expected Completion Date - 23/12/2022 (weather & site conditions permitting)
Birkdale/Alexandra Hills - PDG-43354-2 - Birkdale Active Pathway Upgrade
Description of Works: Redland City Council Contractors will be undertaking the installation of a concrete pathway and associated works. For Construction purposes only, the project will be split into 3 stages and is expected to be constructed in the following order: •Stage One: Edinburgh Road & Crown Road, Alexandra Hills (to Judy Holt Bushland) •Stage Two: Judy Holt Access Road & Old Cleveland Road East, Birkdale •Stage Three: Francesca Court & Sunnybay Drive, Birkdale. Timeline: 21 October 2022 through to 19 May 2023, Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm. This completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather and resultant poor site conditions.
Capalaba - PDG-44067-1 - Park Upgrade - Winter Memorial Park
Redland City Council Contractors will be upgrading the existing playground as the current play equipment has reached it's end of life. Works will include the installation of the new play equipment, sporting equipment, playground surfaces, landscaping and associated works. Timeline: Expected Start Date: 01 August,2022 Expected completion Date: 02 December, 2022 (weather & site conditions permitting)
Cleveland, Thornlands, Victoria Point - PDG-44992-1 - Redlands Coast Fibre Network Stage 2B
Description of Works: Redland City Council Contractors will be designing and installing fibre cable and associated works from Cleveland to Victoria Point. The provision of design, documentation, supply, construction, delivery, installation, testing and commissioning of a long haul / distribution fibre cable, access points and service links including without limitation all associated communication, electrical, civil and mechanical components for the full functioning of a fibre optic wide area network. The scope of works extends across Redland City, commencing from the join outside the depot along Wellington Street and ending at the Victoria Point Waste Water Treatment Plant. This project is to be considered as part of the second stage of a larger fibre optic network and as such the end point of Victoria Point is not the end of the network but should be considered as an interconnect for the larger network. (However, for the purposes of this contract this Stage constitutes the entire project). Timeline: 26 October 2022 through to 26 May 2023, 7.00am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday. This completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather and resultant poor site conditions. Should the date move further than 1 week from the above proposal an updated Notification will be issued.
Mount Cotton - PDG-81234 - Bus Shelter - Hardwood Drive Mount Cotton
Description of Works: Redland City Council Contractors will be installing a new bus shelter and associated works. Timeline: 28 November 2022 through to 9 December 2022, Monday to Friday 7.00am to 6.00pm. This completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather and resultant poor site conditions.
Point Lookout - PDG-44043-2-2 - Pedestrian Link - Minjerribah Coastal Walk Stage 2
Redland City Council contractors will be conducting works including: • Removal of existing signage, timber log barrier, park furniture, wheelie bin, BBQ, bin, bollards and old Frenchman’s Stairs; • Relocate existing boulders; • Installation of hard surfacing including coloured bitumen and reinforced concrete slabs; • Installation of park furniture including bin, table settings and custom seat on reinforced concrete slabs and bollards; • Installation structures including timber boardwalk and viewing platforms; • Upgrading of the Frenchman’s stairs; • Installation of landscape features including rock/boulder retaining wall, mulch, topsoil, matting, turf and assorted planting, including weed removal; and • Installation of sub-surface drainage Timeline: Expected Start Date: 04 October 2022 Expected Finish Date: 21 April 2023 (Weather & Site conditions permitting)
Redland Bay - PDG-20519 - New Community Group Facility – Weinam Creek Development
Redland City Council’s Construction Crews will be undertaking the construction of the new Redlands Sea Dragons facility located at 23-29 Moores Road, Redland Bay. These works will include the construction of entrance and exit roads, concrete slabs, new shed and under roof storage area, fencing and associated landscaping. Timeline: Mid December 2021 through to February 2023, (weather permitting). Working hours Monday to Friday 7.00am to 5.00pm. The completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather or supply chain delays.
Redland Bay - PDG-46414 - Site Establishment – Weinam Creek Stage 3A
Redland City Council’s Construction Project Unit are in the process of setting up site offices and material storage areas at the south western corner of Sel Outridge Park Redland Bay. These works are in preparation for the upcoming Weinam Creek Stage 3A project which forms part of the larger Weinam Creek PDA. Timeline: Tuesday 25th October 2022 through to Friday 11th November 2022, 7.00am to 5.00pm. This completion date may change due to wet weather. Another Project Delivery Notification for the construction of the Weinam Creek Stage 3A project will be issued once a confirmed start date is known.
Russel Island - PDG-44061-1 - Park Upgrade - Lions Boulevard Park, Russell Island
Redland City Council Contractors will be installing a play area with a pirate ship play unit, crow’s nest climber, slide and sensory elements, basket swing, springer toy, sandstone block seating wall, shelter with table setting, water bubbler and double BBQ, planting and turf. Removal of very poorly conditioned play unit and park furniture and associated works. Expected Start Date - 05/09/2022 Expected Finish Date - Upgrade works in this park have been paused due to unforeseen circumstances. Council remains committed to delivering this exciting upgrade project and will keep the community informed as new timeframes become available. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Russell Island - PDG-43768 - Russell Isand Ferry Terminal Car Park Upgrade & Expansion
Benefits: The benefits of the car park upgrade and expansion include the following: • Significant improvements in the amenity to the arrival and departure experience on Russell Island. • 64 additional parking spaces, 8 motorcycling parking abys and compact bicycle racks. • Dedicated taxi, emergency vehicle zones and bus drop off area. • Improved pedestrian access within new raised pathways, linemarking and pedestrian crossings. • New roundabout for heavy vehicle manoeuvring and improvement to traffic flow. • Provision for future electric vehicle charging • Energy-efficient, wildlife friendly LED Lighting. • Dedicated taxi and emergency vehicle zones. • Landscaping to compliment the new facilities. Description of Works: Redland City Council’s Internal Construction Projects Unit will be completing car park expansion and upgrades at the Russell Island Ferry Terminal. Works will involve, but not limited to: • Construction of new car parking areas. • Reconfiguration & upgrade of the existing car parking areas. • Installation of kerb and channelling. • Installation of traffic islands. • Installation of line marking and traffic signs • Installation and upgrading of Rate 3 street lighting. • Landscaping works. These works will be built in three stages to minimise disruptions.
Thorneside - PDG-43957-1 - Park Renewal - Beth Boyd Park, Thorneside
Redland City Council Contractors will be upgrading the existing Beth Boyd Park, Thorneside with the installation of; • Pirate themed play unit with crows nest, climbing and sliding elements, cannon, ship anchor with treasure chest • Pedal coaster, double swing, carousel, trampoline • Pillar of Hercules, walk the plank • Water play activities with pumps, sluice gate and creek bed with bridge crossing • Tunnel slide, binoculars, softfall, pathways and discovery trails • Seating, table settings, drinking fountain, shelter • Landscaping including turf and mulching Including all associated approvals, certifications and management plans. And the removal of; • Very poor conditioned play equipment Expected Start Date: 19/04/2022 Expected Finish Date: 23/12/2022 (weather & site conditions permitting)
Thornlands - PDG-46342-2 - West Thornlands Active Pathway Link
Project Address: South Street (south side from Wellington Street), and through Weippin Street Conservation area to Congreve Crescent, Thornlands. Description of Works: Redland City Council Contractors will be undertaking the installation of a concrete pathway, lighting upgrade at road crossings along South Street and associated works. Timeline: 21 November 2022 through to 14 April 2023, Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm. This completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather and resultant poor site conditions.
Various Locations - PDG-43776-2 - Park Bollard Renewal - Various Locations
Benefits: • Removal of assets that have reached the end of their useful life. • Replace with aesthetically pleasing bollards which have a longer useful life than timber bollards. Description of Works: Redland City Council Internal Construction Crews will be renewing park assets at various locations. The works areas are as follows: Salford Waters Park – Haydon Court, Victoria Point: • Removal of existing timber bollards and replace with recycled plastic bollards. • Removal of existing park sign. This sign will not be replaced. Aquatic Paradise Park West - Queens Esplanade, Thorneside: • Removal of existing timber bollards and replace with recycled plastic bollards. Aquatic Paradise Park East – Bath Street, Birkdale: • Removal of existing timber bollards and replace with recycled plastic bollards. • Creation of garden beds between new bollards which involves the placement of sandstone boulders, tree planting and mulching. George Street Park – George Street, William Street, Edward Street and Garter Street - Alexandra Hills • Removal of existing timber bollards and replace with recycled plastic bollards. • Creation of garden beds between new bollards which involves the placement of sandstone boulders and mulching. • Removal of existing park sign in Garter Street, George Street and William Street. These signs will not be replaced.
Victoria Point - PDG-80010-10 44068 - Bus Shelter Renewal - Bus Interchange Bunker Road Victoria Point
Description of Works: Redland City Council Contractors will be conducting works including removal of existing roofing, electrical fittings, existing paint and surface rust. Works will also include installation of new roof, electrical fittings, protective paint coating, pram ramp, perforated screens, new taxi zone and associated works. Timeline: 4 October 2022 through to 25 November 2022, 7.00am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday. This completion date may change over the course of the project due to wet weather and resultant poor site conditions.
Victoria Point - PDG-NA - Cleveland Redland Bay Rd, Victoria Point - Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR)
The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is undertaking a $110 million package of works to upgrade Cleveland-Redland Bay Road. Part of the project includes duplicating Cleveland-Redland Bay Road from Anita Street to Magnolia Parade. For further details, contact the project team on (07) 3066 4338 or email metropolitanregion@tmr.qld.gov.au PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT A RCC PROJECT