Trenching works at Heron Island

7 Sep 2021

Please be advised, there will be a disruption due to works to excavation and installation of conduits in-ground at Heron Island Research Station. 

Alternative access around the works area may be required at any time there is open excavations or trenches.

Affected Areas


  • Start: Monday, 13 September 2021
  • Finish: Saturday, 18 September 2021
  • Times: 7:00am to 5.00pm

Work details

  • In -Ground conduit installation- excavation and installation of electrical and communications conduits, backfilling of trench levelling of surface to grade.

Project details

  • Heron Island UPS Project- Early Works


David Muir-McCarey, Project Manager (Infrastructure):

We aplogise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time.

For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

PF Assist
Property and Facilities