Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Tamborine-Oxenford Road - Howard Creek Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2021 - Late 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$10,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$8,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Gold Coast City Council

Project Description

The Howard Creek Causeway on Tamborine-Oxenford Road is located approximately 11 kilometres west of Oxenford, between Brisbane and the Gold Coast. This project will upgrade the Howard Creek Causeway to improve the safety of the road alignment and intersection layout and increase flood immunity for all road users.


The project is expected to improve safety for all road users and increase the flood immunity of the road to provide continuous and safe access.


The Australian Government has committed $8 million towards theĀ $10 million project, in partnership with the Queensland Government.


The project commenced construction in late 2021 and is expected to be completed in late 2022.

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Project details last updated: 10/03/2022