Sewer and water main replacement at Machans Beach

  • Suburb: Machans Beach
  • Work period (anticipated): 07/01/2019 to 30/06/2019
  • Description: Water and sewer main replacement across the underside of the Gundy Anton Bridge at Redden Creek, Marshall Street.
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust; Traffic Control
  • Status: Closed

A water and sewer main replacement is programmed for the aerial crossing on the underside of the Gundy Anton Bridge connecting the northern and southern ends of Marshall Street across Redden Creek, Machans Beach. These works will commence from Monday, 7 January 2019, subject to favourable weather conditions and are proposed to be approximately 8 weeks in duration.

Construction noise and some dust associated with the work may be experienced during working hours but will be kept to a minimal where possible. Traffic management will be in place where construction activities affect vehicle and pedestrian movements and residents will be notified directly regarding any disruptions to water and sewer services. Council appreciates your patience and cooperation during this time.

Working hours will typically be between 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, and 7am to 4pm on Saturday. Any afterhours work being undertaken will on an "as required" basis.

Should you require further information in regards to the above work please contact Cairns Regional Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 69 22 47.

Last updated: 07 May 2019