Lakes & Amphitheatre Renewal: Project Progress

27 Mar 2023

Please be advised of the following disruption to the Sustainability Walk to allow the construction of footings for new light poles.

The current plan is to do the excavation and preparation works on Wednesday 29th March, with concrete of the footings to occur on Thursday 30th March (pending weather).

Affected areas


  • Start: Wednesday, 29 March 2023Finish: Thursday, 30 March 2023
  • Times: 7:00am to 2:00pm

Work details

There will be intermittent impacts to pedestrian access to the Sustainability Walk footpath:

  • Works on Wednesday 29th March will intermittently impact access from 7:00am to 2:00pm
  • Works on Thursday 30th March will intermittently impact access from 7:00am to 12:00pm
  • Pedestrian access will remain along the footpath with the assistance of a Traffic Controller

Project details

The iconic UQ lake and amphitheatre is being transformed into a self-sustaining ecosystem that offers habitat for wildlife and more opportunities for people to enjoy the area.

More information can be found on the project website.


Casey Fredrickson, Project Manager (Infrastructure):

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.

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