30 January 2018

Building Queensland has today released a summary of the Smithfield Transport Corridor Upgrade Detailed Business Case and cost benefit analysis.

The business case has been driven by the need to reduce congestion and improve safety on the 3.8-kilometre section of the Captain Cook Highway between Yorkeys Knob Road and McGregor Road to the north west of Cairns.

The business case summary outlines the key aspects of the project and provides transparency for how the business case was developed and how the project may be implemented.  Similarly, the cost benefit analysis summary outlines the economic analysis undertaken and the key outcomes.

View the Smithfield Transport Corridor Upgrade project information, along with details of other projects including the Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade.

Infrastructure Pipeline Report Released

18 January 2019

Building Queensland has today published its latest Infrastructure Pipeline Report detailing the work occurring across Queensland Government assessing major infrastructure projects.


Bruce Highway business case summaries released

29 November 2018

Building Queensland has released details of the business cases developed for two projects under the Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade Master Plan—Stage 3 Edmonton to Gordonvale and Stage 4 Kate Street to Aumuller Street. The Bruce Highway is part of the National Land Transport Network, connecting Cairns to the vast majority of Queensland and servicing both […]


Building Queensland Board appointments announced

27 November 2018

The Queensland Government has announced two new appointments to the Building Queensland Board. Ms Lesley Morris and Ms Fiona Murdoch join returning members Mr Alan Millhouse (Chair), Dr Catherin Bull and Mr Kevin Hegarty. Ms Morris has extensive experience in organisational governance and the planning and delivery of major infrastructure, while Ms Murdoch has significant […]