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Sunrise roundabout

The intersection of Ewingsdale Road and Sunrise Boulevard will be under construction from 13 March 2017, to install a new dual lane roundabout.

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This project is a major piece of critical infrastructure for Byron Bay, and will take time to construct. It is expected to be completed by early September 2017. Hazell Bros QLD Pty Ltd has been awarded the Contract for construction of this project.

The work site encompasses the entire intersection and will be constructed in three stages to maintain two way traffic at all times along Ewingsdale Road. Staging plans are shown below and are provided for information purposes. Traffic movements are indicative only and motorists are required to obey all traffic management controls throughout the work site at all times.

Works include:

  • Dual lane concrete roundabout
  • Stormwater network upgrades
  • Dual lane tie in to single lanes on both approaches
  • Road reconstruction and asphalt wearing surface to tie ins
  • Relocation of shared path crossing to the west of the Roundabout.

The following plans and dates are provided for information only and are subject to change due to weather and unforeseen circumstances. Updates with respect to staging, traffic management and works zones will be provided as required.

Should you require any further information on these works please feel free to contact Council's Civil Engineer, Mr Joshua Winter on 6626 7074.

Stage One (13 March – 2 June): Works zone will consist of the eastbound carriageway (southern half) and the retaining walls adjacent to Sunrise Boulevard. Sunrise Boulevard will be left turn in/left turn out only.