Second Range Crossing Solutions Abound

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Designs are now being developed to build U-turn loops either side of the Postmans Ridge Road intersection with the Warrego Highway, to keep access open after the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is built. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester says concern had been raised … [Read more...]

Watch Out For Road Works

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The Department of Transport and Main Roads is reminding us that they will be busy undertaking reseal works between 31 January and 24 February 2017, weather permitting. The scheduled works are part of our ongoing maintenance program for the South West District. Various sections of roads are … [Read more...]

Keep School Zones in Focus

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Motorists be ready and aware!! The kids are heading back to school, so school zones apply to every school day for the next 10 weeks of term one and that means time to start watching our speed. It would seem we’re not all that good at watching the speedo in school zones and Police say we need … [Read more...]

Moonie Highway Crash Toll

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The young boy airlifted from yesterday’s horrific crash site on the Moonie Highway continues to cling to his life today in Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Hospital. The two -year -old toddler was one of five in the car which slammed into a tree at lunch time yesterday. The accident closed the highway … [Read more...]

PM Eyes on The Job

XXX on March 23, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian Government is establishing a $1 billion Clean Energy Innovation Fund to help emerging technologies.

The Prime Minister made a visit to Queensland yesterday and joined Member for Groom, John McVeigh in Toowoomba to cast the Prime Ministerial peepers over the work and progress of the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC) project. He seems to have liked what he saw adding an almost ‘royal’ … [Read more...]

Works begin on Oakey to Miles Safety Upgrade

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Motorists travelling the Oakey to Miles section of the Warrego Highway will see a number of road projects commencing early this year as part of a $40 million project to improve road safety. Federal Member for Maranoa David Littleproud says dozens of jobs will be supported throughout the life of … [Read more...]

Cunningham Highway Improvements Start

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Expect some delays if you use the Cunningham Highway as road rehabilitation works begin from this week. The project, worth $12.5 million funded under the National Highway Upgrade Programme will see work carried out between Mutdapilly and Warrill View. This section of the Highway was … [Read more...]

The BLITZ -The Next Phase

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Police have praised the majority of Queensland motorists following a decrease in both traffic crashes and traffic offences during the Festive Break phase of the Christmas Road Safety Campaign. For now, the 50-day Christmas Road Safety Campaign is in phase three – ‘School Holidays’ until 11.59pm … [Read more...]