Budget projects for 2017/18

A $1.75 million replacement of the Petrie Park Road Bridge, a $775,000 commitment to streetscape improvements in Yandina and further significant upgrades to the Nambour Showgrounds, Dulong Road car park and Dick Caplick Park in Eumundi are among the Sunshine Coast Council 2017/18 budget highlights for Division 10.

Divisional councillor Greg Rogerson said, “Important reconstruction works will also be carried out on approximately 300m of Dulong Road, around the Dulong lookout, including realigning the road to allow for parking bays, lowering the road to improve vehicle sight lines and traffic lane deviation to reduce speed and improve safety around the car parking area.”

Division 10 highlights for the 2017/18 budget include:

  •         $1.75 million to replace the timber Petrie Park Road Bridge, Nambour
  •         $836,000 towards the Nambour Heritage Tramway Project
  •         $775,000 to streetscape Farrell Street and Stephens Street, Yandina
  •         $584,000 for car park, drainage and road improvements in Nambour Showgrounds
  •         $277,000 to upgrade the car park at Dulong Road, Woombye
  •         $170,000 to renew the public amenities in Cilento Park, Nambour
  •         $170,000 to rehabilitate the public amenities in Koala Park, Nambour
  •         $150,000 to remove and relocate the Petrie Creek Parklands pathway, Nambour
  •         $140,000 to upgrade Kiamba Road, Nambour