Where to expect roadworks across the Sunshine Coast.
Where to expect roadworks across the Sunshine Coast. Tracey Joynson

Roadworks update: Where to expect delays this week

TODAY we launch our new roadworks column to keep drivers up to date each week on the latest road disruptions and improvements around the region. Share your photos and roadworks observations. Tweet us #sunshinecoasttraffic or inbox us on Facebook.

Noosa Council area

Wednesday: Various roads, Boreen Point - shoulder maintenance

Thursday: Kimbah Court, Cooroibah - maintenance grading

Thursday and Friday: Old Tewantin Rd, Cooroibah - maintenance grading

Until Friday: Various roads, Federal, verge slashing

Until Friday: Cooroy Belli Creek Rd, Cooroy/Ridgewood - drainage maintenance

Sunshine Coast Council area

Wednesday and Thursday night works: Evans St, Maroochydore. Night works between 6pm and 6am while telecommunications infrastructure is installed.

Mid-August: Millwell Rd will be closed until Christmas, detour along School Rd.

Ongoing: The Goonawarra end of Palm Dr at Mooloolaba is still closed up to the Ocean View Ave.

*Note: Sunshine Coast Council and Department of Transport and Main Roads were unable to provide a list of roadworks in their area by deadline 



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