UQ Lakes Pathway Closure

9 Dec 2021

Please be advised, there will be a footpath closure and bikeway closure near the lakes due to a landscape project. Pedestrian traffic will be diverted around the site that links the UQ lakes busway and the lakes Boardwalk. Bicycle traffic will be diverted around Sir William McGregor Dr.

Affected Areas

  • UQ lakes Busway
  • UQ bikeway
  • GP South (78)
  • AEB (49)
  • Zelman Cowen (51)
  • Staff Club (41)
  • Engineering precinct


Footpath Closure
  • Start: Thursday, 9 December 2021
  • Finish: Friday, 17th December 2021
  • Time: 6:00am to 4:00pm

Bikeway closure
  • Start: Monday, 13 December 2021
  • Time: 4:00am to 8:00

Work details

Schedule as per below:
  1. Establish site boundary, existing footpath removal
  2. Excavate new path way set up form work and concrete
  3. Monday 13th install new concrete path
  4. Construction of sandstone block wall

Important Information

  • Access to the building mentioned above will have to take the diversions in place as per the map attached. This will be for both ways of travel each day
  • Once the footpath is complete and ready for access it will be open for normal access
  • Alternative route signage will be displayed closer to the date near the restricted areas ensuring staff and students can easily reach their destinations
  • Bike way access from the bridge will need to use Sir William McGregor Dr


Shane Biddle – Manager, Grounds

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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