Geotechnical works - Holloways Beach

  • Suburb: Holloways Beach
  • Work period (anticipated): 11/07/2019 to 12/07/2019
  • Description: Geotechnical investigation works
  • Likely impacts: Noise
  • Location: Holloways beachfront
  • Status: Closed
  • Contact: feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au

Geotechnical investigations works are programmed for HOLLOWAYS BEACH, from THURSDAY 11 JULY, weather permitting.

  • Type of work:Geotechnical investigations works to help support the design of the proposed groynes. Works will involve an excavator at 2 locations on the beach to dig test pits at each site and carry out density tests. The beach will be returned to natural levels following the testing.
  • Locations:  On the Oleander street beachfront at the location of the existing sandbag groyne; and
    On the Hibiscus Lane beachfront near the Pandanus St access point.
  • Duration:Approx. 1 day to complete, tidal conditions permitting from 7am – 5pm

If you have any concerns or would like further information about these works, please or email feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au

Last updated: 15 August 2019