Landscaping works to 'Hamilton' historic ferry

19 Jan 2022

Please be advised, there will be a series of proposed softscape landscaping works to the external surroundings of ‘Hamilton’ (formerly Pamela Sue) historic ferry located along Sir William MacGregor Drive to allow for the additional connection to existing pathways.

Affected Areas

  • UQ Sport Tennis Courts
  • Recreation Precinct Playground
  • Sir William MacGregor Drive


  • Start: Friday, 21 January 2022
  • Finish: Friday, 4 March 2022
  • Times: 6.30am to 5:00pm

Project details

  • Installation of new pathways to connect existing Recreation Precinct Playground pathway to the existing Maze, via the Hamilton ferry
  • Installation of lighting, seating and a change of fence
  • Construction of mass-planted, landscaped mounds
  • Installation of additional drainage solutions
  • See more project details here:  The little wooden ferry that came home (


Isobel Morris, Project Officer, Infrastructure:

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.

Questions and feedback:

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