Lakes & Amphitheatre Renewal: Road Disruption

2 May 2023

Please be advised of the following distruption to Staff House Road to allow for a turf delivery to the Amphitheatre. 

Affected areas

  • Staff House Road


  • Start: Thursday 4 May 2023
  • Finish: Thursday 4 May 2023
  • Times: 6:00am to 7:30am

Work details

  • One lane closure on Staff House Road just above Jocks Road to be managed by 2 x Traffic Controllers.
  • Turf to be unloaded from Staff House Road (when there is no incoming traffic) and carted into the Amphitheatre. Traffic Controller to spot/assist transit down Jocks Road to minimise pedestrian interaction.
  • Expected delivery duration is 1 - 1.5 hours.
  • Once the delivery is completed, the turf truck will be backed into Jocks Road to turn-around and exit Staff House Road.

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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