Budget 2018-19 - projects snapshot
  • Thursday 21 June 2018
Budget 2018/19

A snapshot of some of the major projects to be delivered across the Sunshine Coast in 2018-19:

Road/cycleway network

  • $7.6 million for the Sippy Downs four-lane upgrade project to significantly improve traffic flow and create an entry statement into the Sunshine Coast’s Knowledge Precinct
  • $3.2 million to construct the Minyama to Mooloolaba cycleway bridge over Mayes Canal
  • $2 million for the Parklands Boulevard duplication project at Meridan Plains
  • $1.8 million to continue to construct the Burke St extension at Golden Beach
  • $1.7 million for the ongoing upgrade of a 1.2km stretch of McGilchrist Rd, Eudlo
  • $1.6 million to upgrade Image Flat Rd in Nambour
  • $1.5 million for the upgrade of Roys Rd at Beerwah

Streetscaping

  • $2.7 million for the continuing upgrade of Caloundra’s main street – Bulcock St
  • $1.36 million to start on upgrades to David Low Way at Bli Bli
  • $250,000 to begin the masterplan for Cribb St at Landsborough

Sport and recreation

  • $3.2 million for two new AFL fields and a clubhouse at council’s Meridan Plains complex
  • $1.7 million for the Sunshine Coast Regional Tennis Centre at Caloundra
  • $1 million towards the Maroochydore Multi-Sports Complex
  • $750,000 for upgrades to Sunshine Coast Stadium at Kawana
  • $602,000 for the Beerwah Aquatic Centre
  • $400,000 for the North Shore Multi-Sport Complex at Mudjimba
  • $225,000 to extend the Maleny golf course to 18 holes 

Community facilities

  • $4.6 million for the redevelopment of The Events Centre at Caloundra
  • $1.8 million for the construction of the new community centre at Baringa
  • $1.22 million to progress the Heritage Tramway Project in Nambour