|EIS status||Recommended project proceed subject to conditions and recommendations|
|Description||Upgrade, realignment and duplication of approximately 22 kilometres of the existing North Coast Line, between Landsborough and Nambour, in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.|
|Proponent||Department of Transport and Main Roads|
|Location/s||The rail line begins directly north of the Landsborough railway station, passing through the towns of Mooloolah, Eudlo, Palmwoods, Woombye and ending at Nambour railway station. Map|
|Local government/s||Sunshine Coast Regional Council|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|9 November 2011||Coordinator-General's report on EIS released.|
|30 August 2010 to
11 October 2010
|Public consultation on supplementary EIS.
|13 July 2009 to
24 August 2009
|Public consultation on EIS.
|3 October 2008||Terms of reference for EIS ( 736 KB) released.|
|5 July 2008 to
4 August 2008
|Public consultation on draft terms of reference for EIS.|
|10 June 2008||Project not deemed a controlled action by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|6 July 2007||Gazettal of significant project declaration ( 153 KB)|
|8 April 2007||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|23 February 2007||Application, including initial advice statement ( 390 KB), submitted.|