Biggera Waters – Margaroola Avenue stormwater works

  • Project typeStormwater
  • Project value$140,000
  • Project scheduleOctober to December 2023
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We are upgrading the underground stormwater drainage system in Margaroola Avenue, Biggera Waters.

These works are part of our ongoing investment in our city's flood resilience.

Construction details

  • Remove existing failed 300mm diameter reinforced concrete pipe and replace with a new 375mm diameter one
  • Reinstate existing assets affected by the work including kerb and channel, pavement, asphalt surfacing, and stabilise areas including turf to the verge

Construction impacts

Most work be completed between 6:30am and 6pm. Night work may be required for some service alterations around water mains and communications infrastructure.

There will be a temporary loss of street parking along the construction route. 

There will be minor traffic delays, noise and dust at times. Please take extra care when our crews are in the area and observe traffic signs and speed restrictions.

We will do our best to minimise disruptions, and we thank you in advance for your patience.

Benefits to the community

  • Improved flood resilience for surrounding properties
  • Improved safety and function of the drainage network system for the community
  • Reduced ongoing maintenance requirements and costs