Department of Transport and Main Roads contractors will begin sandblasting and maintenance of the Groper Creek Jetty on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. The project is expected to take two weeks to complete. The hours of work are 6am-6pm.
DTMR contractors also will begin shoulder repair work on the downstream boat ramp beginning Monday, March 16, 2015.
Weather permitting the Burdekin community can expect the Groper Creek Jetty and downstream boat ramp to be re-opened by the Easter holidays (April 3-6).
Alternative facilities are available at Wallace’s Landing, Hell Hole, Plantation Creek or Rita Island.
For more information about boat ramps in the Burdekin District, visit the Marine Queensland website at www.msq.qld.gov.au and search for boating facilities.
For further information, please contact the Customer and Stakeholder Management Team on 1800 625 648 (cost of a local call) or email.