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Yeppoon

Feb 12, 2021
Move to fast-track key Yeppoon road upgrade

Move to fast-track key Yeppoon road upgrade

A business case to accelerate the $80 million duplication of the Yeppoon to Rockhampton road in Central Queensland will start next month. Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga said the road, which clocks 10,700 to 11,600 vehicles a day, had been the subject of much debate by local commuters. The  business case to fast-track the major upgrade… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, ...

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Jul 03, 2020
Funding boost for major Yeppoon development

Funding boost for major Yeppoon development

Plans for a $68.5 million development on the Yeppoon foreshore have received a $20 million boost from the Federal Government. Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has approved the funding to the Keppel Bay Sailing Club for the construction of the Yeppoon Foreshore Convention Centre. Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry said she was pleased to see… This content is for iQ Industry Queens...

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Dec 18, 2019
Builders appointed for rail station revitalisation

Builders appointed for rail station revitalisation

Landbrook Building and Construction has been awarded the contract to revitalise and protect Yeppoon’s heritage-listed former rail station. The station building will be a centrepiece of the redevelopment of the 2.4ha precinct known as Station Quarter. Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga said the works tied in with the 110-year anniversary of the rail building, which… This content is for iQ Indu...

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Jan 29, 2019
Shortlist for Yeppoon rail precinct development

Shortlist for Yeppoon rail precinct development

The Queensland Government has shortlisted three potential development partners for the revitalisation of the Yeppoon’s heritage rail precinct, known as Station Quarter. Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga said she understood a Request for Development Proposal stage would start in February, with each of the three shortlisted proponents invited to prepare a more detailed submission. “I… This con...

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May 07, 2018
Yeppoon development makes a splash

Yeppoon development makes a splash

The final stages of the Yeppoon Lagoon Precinct opened on Saturday – capping off a key component in the broader $53 million Yeppoon Foreshore and Town Centre Revitalisation Project. Livingstone Shire Council Mayor Bill Ludwig said there had been a real buzz in the community in the lead-up to the opening celebrations. “As we’ve seen Stage… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ...

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Mar 12, 2018
Yeppoon development set to make waves

Yeppoon development set to make waves

The man behind a proposed $10 million recreational project near Yeppoon hopes his idea can make waves on the world stage. Surf Lakes chief executive officer Aaron Trevis is building a 15ha wave pool opposite Mt Jim Crow on Yeppoon Rd which he believes will provide a major tourism and economic boost for central Queensland…. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Ge...

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May 16, 2017
Yeppoon lagoon construction kicks off

Yeppoon lagoon construction kicks off

Construction work has officially kicked off on the Lagoon Precinct in Yeppoon as part of Livingstone Shire’s $53 million Town Centre and Foreshore Revitalisation Project. Mayor Bill Ludwig said detailed design plans for the 2500sq m lagoon had involved extensive community consultation. “The Lagoon Precinct is the spectacular centrepiece of the Yeppoon Town Centre and… This content is ...

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Mar 09, 2017
Tenders loom for $15m Yeppoon lagoon precinct

Tenders loom for $15m Yeppoon lagoon precinct

The tender for construction of a lagoon precinct to form the centrepiece of the $53 million Yeppoon Foreshore and Town Centre Revitalisation project will be released next week. Livingstone Shire Mayor Bill Ludwig was today joined by Federal Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry and State Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga for an official dedication of… This content is for iQ Industry Queensl...

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Oct 01, 2016
New life for Yeppoon station site

New life for Yeppoon station site

The State Government will work with Livingstone Shire Council to redevelop the former rail station yard at Yeppoon, Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga announced on Friday. “Economic Development Queensland has agreed to take over from Queensland Rail and will be working with Livingstone Shire Council to redevelop the site,” Mrs Lauga said.. “Council will now… This content is for iQ Indus...

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