Mountain Bike Track IoT monitoring service

This monitoring project focuses on understanding the use and management of the popular mountain bike trails. 

Council is using real-time and historical data insights that identify areas of high use that may require priority maintenance, and monitor environmental impacts caused by heavy rainfall.  

Category Bringing data to life 
Location Sugar Bag Rd, Caloundra West
Project status Operational 
Start date1 July 2022
Completion dateOngoing 

Examination of use patterns and trends can also determine popular areas for facility improvement and potential expansion. The below image shows a snapshot of the count of people, vehicles and bicycles near the entrance of Sugar Bag Road Recreation Reserve.


The Sunshine Coast has been named a finalist in the 2024 Australian IoT Awards (winners announced 13 June 2024), and the 2024 Queensland iAwards (winners announced 10 July 2024).

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