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25 September 2017 Queen’s Wharf Brisbane changes CBD view external link icon
06 September 2017 New home for Battle for Australia Memorial external link icon
05 September 2017 Have your say on the Queen’s Wharf Brisbane development external link icon
28 July 2017 Legacy of Aboriginal artist lives on external link icon
10 April 2017 Billboard tells Queen’s Wharf jobs story external link icon
01 January 2017 New Year kicks off with QWB's 6-year jobs journey external link icon
22 December 2016 New jobs start flowing at Queen's Wharf external link icon
19 December 2016 Queen's Wharf on the move with first approval external link icon
30 November 2016 Apprentices are go on Queen's Wharf project external link icon
30 September 2016 State Development helping to strengthen Queensland's future external link icon
14 September 2016 Queensland domestic tourism expenditure gets boost worth almost $1 billion external link icon
24 August 2016 Minister reveals economic plan for local jobs external link icon
12 August 2016 New bridge honours Indigenous pioneer external link icon
18 July 2016 Darling Downs briefed on Queen's Wharf opportunities external link icon
19 April 2016 Jobs jackpot looms as Queen's Wharf moves a step closer external link icon
17 April 2016 Queen's statue is moving to make way for Queen's Wharf development external link icon
16 November 2015 Queen's Wharf Brisbane delivers – jobs, public spaces, dollars external link icon
21 July 2015 Echo consortium wins Queen's Wharf Brisbane prize external link icon
22 December 2014 First exciting glimpse of plans for Queen's Wharf Brisbane external link icon
26 September 2014 Queen's Wharf Brisbane - Presentation from Major Projects Conference (PDF icon 7 MB)
17 July 2014 Brisbane Development Association breakfast presentation - 17 July 2014
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28 May 2014 Shortlisted companies vie for Queen's Wharf Brisbane external link icon
01 April 2014 Strong interest in creating world-class resorts external link icon
05 March 2014 Nineteen bidders vie for integrated resorts external link icon
13 February 2014 Government sets high bar for integrated resorts external link icon
17 January 2014 Tourism developers in running for Integrated Resort licences external link icon
19 December 2013 Hunt for Queen's Wharf developer commences external link icon
21 November 2013 'Queen's Wharf' to become Brisbane icon external link icon
31 October 2013 Precinct Probity Adviser appointed external link icon
26 August 2013 Precinct Consultation Closes Soon external link icon
8 August 2013 Have your say at this year's Ekka external link icon
29 July 2013 Book a lunchtime date to discuss government precinct external link icon
15 July 2013 Government precinct consultation underway external link icon
19 June 2013 Public comment sought on precinct redevelopment external link icon
22 May 2013 Government set to revive tired CBD precinct external link icon
28 August 2012 High interest in William Street development external link icon
30 May 2012 Widespread Praise for Government Precinct Plan external link icon
29 May 2012 Master Plan announced to reinvigorate Government Precinct external link icon

Queen’s Wharf Brisbane construction updates

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Margaret Street off-ramp (southbound) closed for watermain repair night works Overnight both Wednesday 15 November and Thursday 16 November Between 8.00 pm and 4.00 am each night.
Night-time truck movements to begin 26 October From Thursday 26 October From 6.30 pm to 11.30 pm.
Night works to line-mark the intersection of William and Margaret Streets Thursday 12 October From 7.00 pm to 3.00 am.
Night-time truck movements to be introduced in October - application made If approved, commencement during October until 23 December 2017 Sundays to Thursdays, between 6.30 pm and 6.30 am.
Site vehicle access point being established in Margaret Street - heavy vehicles can only enter this area of site at specific times From Monday 25 September 2017 Monday to Friday, 9 am–12 pm and 1–4 pm; Saturday 6.30 am–6.30 pm.
Extended: Additional weekend road closure to Riverside Expressway – Margaret Street off-ramps Two weekends of Friday 15 to Monday 18 September, and Friday 22 to Monday 25 September From 8.00 pm Friday night until 4.00 am Monday morning.
Elizabeth and Alice Street ramps, and a section of the Riverside Expressway, closed for night works Monday 18 September and Tuesday 19 September Works will occur overnight on Monday 18 September and Tuesday 19 September between 8 pm and 4 am each night. The roads will be open again by 4 am for daytime traffic movements.
Single lane closures on sections of William and George Streets From Monday 4 September 2017 Continuing intermittently for approximately six weeks, between 9 am and 4 pm Monday to Friday, and between 6.30 am and 6.30 pm Saturday
Site vehicle access point being established on Alice Street From Monday 4 September 2017 Allowed to enter and exit the site only after 9 am and before 4 pm Monday to Friday, and between 6.30 am and 6.30 pm Saturday
Extended - Temporary pedestrian diversion for intersection of William and Queen Streets Continuing until Thursday 31 August 2017 8 pm to 5 am, excluding Friday and Saturday nights
Footpath reinstatement on Margaret Street near 1 William Street - additional area included Continuing until Thursday 31 August 2017 8 pm to 5 am, excluding Friday and Saturday nights
Extended - Services work on the footpath at the corner of George and Margaret Streets From 6.30 pm, Saturday 5 August to 6.30 pm, Saturday 26 August 2017 Continuous day and night works
Extended - Watermain connection in Margaret Street Overnight continuing through to Thursday 10 August 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Further extended - Temporary pedestrian diversion for intersection of William and Queen Streets Overnight, Sunday 30 July to Thursday 10 August 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Telstra installation works on George Street Sunday 30 July until Thursday 28 September 2017, excluding Friday and Saturday nights 8 pm to 5 am
Footpath reinstatement on George and Margaret Streets Sunday 30 July until Thursday 31 August 2017, excluding Friday and Saturday nights 8 pm to 5 am
Energex services installation on George Street Tuesday 18 July until Thursday 20 July 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Weekend road closures to Riverside Expressway – Margaret Street off-ramps Friday through to Monday, for up to seven weeks from 21 July to 11 September 2017, excluding 25-28 August 8 pm to 4 am
Services work on the footpath at the corner of George and Margaret Streets Tuesday 25 July until Saturday 5 August, excluding Friday and Saturday nights Continuous day and night works
Temporary pedestrian diversion for intersection of William Street and Queen Street extended Sunday 23 July until Thursday 27 July 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Water main connection in Margaret Street Sunday 23 July until Thursday 3 August 2017 8 pm to 5 am, excluding Friday and Saturday nights
Telstra installation works on Alice and William Streets Monday 17 July until Monday 31 July 8 pm to 5 am, excluding Friday and Saturday nights
Temporary pedestrian diversion for intersection of William and Queen Streets Monday 17 July and Thursday 20 July 8 pm until 5 am
Single traffic lane closure along part of George Street (between Charlotte and Mary Streets) Monday 3 July to Monday 10 July 2017 5 am to 5 am continuously, day and night
APA gas main installation along George Street extended Sunday 2 July until Thursday 31 August 2017 7 pm to 5 am
Temporary traffic changes for intersection of Victoria Bridge, William Street and Queens Wharf Road - revised dates Sunday 18 June to Friday 14 July 2017 11:30 pm to 5 am
Services installation on George Street extended Sunday 2 July until Thursday 31 August 2017 7 pm to 5 am
George Street single traffic lane closure extended further due to wet weather Extended from 13 June until 5am Monday 19 June 2017 7 pm to 5 am
Single traffic lane closure along part of George Street extended 24 hours Friday 9 June to Tuesday 13 June 7 pm to 5 am
Work to occur in the footpath at the corner of Queen and William streets Sunday 2 July and Monday 3 July 8 pm to 5 am
Single traffic lane closure along part of George Street Friday 9 June to Monday 12 June 7 pm to 5 am
Margaret Street off-ramp closed for night works (affecting southbound traffic only) – works extended Extended from Sunday 4 June – Friday 9 June 9 pm to 4 am
Temporary traffic changes for intersection of Victoria Bridge, William Street and Queens Wharf Road Sunday 11 June – Friday 30 June (excluding Fri and Sat nights) 11.30 pm to 5 am
Single traffic lane closure in part of William Street Monday 22 May – Friday 26 May 7 am to 3 pm
Margaret Street off-ramp closed for night works (affecting southbound traffic only) Sunday 28 May – Friday 2 June 9 pm to 4 am
Services installation on Margaret Street affecting footpath access Sunday 21 May – Friday 26 May 7 pm to 5 am
Changed footpath access along William Street, between Alice and Margaret Streets Tuesday 16 May 7 pm to 5 am
Gantry installation on Alice Street Monday 8 May 8 pm to 5 am
APA gas main installation along George Street Monday 1 May – Friday 30 June 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Services installation on George Street extended Wednesday 26 April – Friday 30 June 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Permanent site hoarding installation continuing From Wednesday 26 April 2017 For approximately one month
Services installation on Margaret Street extended Thursday 27 April – Friday 30 June 2017 7 pm to 5 am
Telstra communications hut to be removed from 80B George Street 1 April 6 am to 9 am
Easter long weekend road closure on Margaret Street Thursday–Tuesday, 13–18 April 2017 7 pm to 4 am
Services installation on Margaret Street Sunday, 19 March – Wednesday, 26 April 2017 7 pm to 5 am
Services installation on George Street Sunday, 26 March – Thursday, 20 April 2017 8 pm to 5 am
Permanent site hoarding installation (PDF icon 406 KB) Thursday, 16 March 2017 for approximately one month Varies
Truck movements to begin late-February (PDF icon 594 KB) Late February 2017 onwards Varies
Telstra diversion works (PDF icon 467 KB) 26 February – 7 April 2017 7 pm to 5 am

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