Cook St bridge replacement

  • Type of work: New Road / Major Road Works
  • Suburb: Portsmith
  • Work period (anticipated): 31/03/2020 to 31/12/2020
  • Description: Bridge replacement - works yet to be programmed
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust; Traffic Control; Road Closure
  • Location: Cook St
  • Status: Open

The Cook Street bridge, situated over Smiths Creek west of Fearnley Street, is over 50 years old and is due for replacement.

Bridge replacement works are programmed to occur in 2020 and they will take around 4 to 6 months to complete.

During works, a full road closure of Cook Street will be required for an estimated three months, weather permitting.

Construction timeframes are yet to be confirmed. Further information can be found on Council's Major Projects page or by emailing feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au.

Last updated: 16 June 2020