Storm water-drains inspections and cleaning

9 Dec 2021

There will be  Inspections and cleaning to the Stormwater Drains between Sir William Macgregor Drive between the Pool and Upland Road to allow the drains to work reliably and safely.

Affected Areas

  • All residential colleges along Sir William Macgregor Drive


  • Start: Wednesday, 15 December 2021
  • Finish: Wednesday, 15 December 2021
  • Times: 5:00 am to 4:00 pm

Project details

  • December P&F are carrying out cleaning and inspection of all stormwater drains on Sir William Macgregor Drive between the Pool and Upland Road.
  • Some car parks that are adjacent to stormwater inlets will be barricading to allow a cleaning truck to park to carryout the cleaning and inspection works.
  • The work will commence early on the 15th in areas that are not close to residential colleges. During the day the work will move to the residential college road area.
  • The work will ensure that UQ’s vital stormwater infrastructure is performing safely and reliable


Brad Taylor, Senior Civil Infrastructure Engineer:

We apologise 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.

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