Council are undertaking urgent construction works to the pedestrian underpass at the eastern end of the Bribie Island Bridge. As a result of strong winds and high tides from Tropical Cyclone Oma (TC Oma) the retaining wall supporting the pedestrian underpass has collapsed.
Damaged section of pedestrian underpass as a result of TC Oma
Access to the underpass has been closed to all pedestrian traffic and traffic control enabling safe pedestrian travel has been engaged approximately 60 metres east of the existing underpass.
Traffic controllers will be on site to manage safe pedestrian movements from the hours of 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM, 7 days per week, while these restoration works are undertaken.
Project updates relating to these works will be provided weekly until construction commences at which point twice weekly updates will be provided.