Queanbeyan River path

  • Project typeCapital Works
  • Project value$1,100,000
  • Project scheduleSection on Morisset Street in front of the caravan park
  • Contractor nameToisch Pty Ltd

The Queanbeyan River shared path will allow pedestrians and cyclists to navigate from the Queanbeyan CBD along the Queanbeyan River to Ellerton Drive. There will also be a 2km loop within the Queanbeyan CBD which links the suspension bridge and the newly constructed shared path bridge at Morisset Street.

Upcoming works

The section in front of the caravan park on Morisset Street will be completed in late December 2019.

Work will start on replacing the existing footpath with a shared path from Marg Christensen Park to the suspension bridge along Trinculo Place will commence in February-March 2020.

Stages completed

As part of this project a new section of shared path has been constructed along Thorpe Avenue. Construction commenced in June 2018 for this new section and was completed in November 2018. This section was constructed by CB Excavations.

The section of path to join the existing shared path in Ray Morton Park near Atkinson Street and continues along Waniassa Street through the sensory gardens. This was completed in November 2018.

A new river crossing upstream of the existing Morisset Street low level crossing and the main structure of the bridge was installed mid July 2019. The bridge was opened to the public in September 2019. 

Construction work has commenced on the Thorpe Avenue shared path

 

Location

Morissett Street, Queanbeyan 2620  View Map

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