Keeping Doug Jennings Park beautiful
The completion of a $2 million facelift at Doug Jennings Park, The Spit.
The Seaway Emergency Access Stairs have been welcomed by divers and snorkelers who have for many years accessed the water by climbing down the rock wall. The stairs mean safer entry and exit of the water and better emergency access to the Seaway in the case of a person needing to be evacuated.
A more efficient and effective maintenance vessel, the ‘Currigee’
- Main Beach: Improving operational efficiency of the Sand Bypass System
- Coomera: Construction of the Coomera Dredged Sediment Management Facility
- Gold Coast waterways: Dredging the Gold Coast waterways
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- Main Beach: Doug Jennings Park Ongoing Infrastructure Improvements – Stage 3
- Main Beach: Seaway South Emergency Access Stairs
- Main Beach: Muriel Henchman Park Pontoon Upgrade
- Broadwater: Improving safe access to Biggera Creek and enhancing the foreshore
- Broadwater: Improving access to the Northern Broadwater: Colman Road Boat Ramp renewal
- Broadwater: North, South, South Wavebreak Island Channel Maintenance
- Gold Coast waterways: Currigee: our new maintenance vessel
- Gold Coast waterways: Navigational Aids Major Maintenance and Renewal
- Main Beach: Doug Jennings Park Toilet Block
- South Stradbroke Island: Tipplers Passage Boating Facilities Improvements
- South Stradbroke Island: Improving Tipplers Passage and providing safer access
- Surfers Paradise: Surfers Riverside
- Steiglitz: Improving Cabbage Tree Point waterways and providing safer access
Christmas has arrived early for Gold Coast residents, with the official opening of the Doug Jennings Park following the Palaszczuk Government’s multi-million dollar makeover. Minister Mark Bailey officially opened the park today with newly elected Member for Gaven...
The contract for the construction of a $3 million Coomera dredge facility to boost the Gold Coast’s multi-million dollar marine industry has been awarded to a Gold Coast based company. Acting Ports Minister Steven Miles said the contract to construct the Coomera...
The Surfers Riverside Masterplan established a shared vision for a high quality public space that connects Surfers Paradise and the Nerang River and encourages enjoyment of the uniquely Gold Coast waterways. The Masterplan identified a need for an upgraded river edge...
A temporary closure of Moondarewa Spit will be in place next week as part of the continued improvement works for Doug Jennings Park. The closure will only affect vehicle access to the area, with pedestrian access maintained throughout the works. These works are a...
Since our establishment we've invested $8.5 million in channel dredging to ensure safe navigational access is maintained throughout our waterways. And there's more to come! Over $7.5 million worth of investment is currently planned across the city over the next four...
As part of the ongoing work to revitalise Doug Jennings Park, we're delivering the next stage of ongoing infrastructure improvements. Following the success of Stage 1: The Spit Amenities Block & Sewerage Connection and Stage 2: the Rehabilitation Moondarewa Spit,...
Green light for $3 million Coomera dredge facility creating marine industry jobs A significant project for the Gold Coast’s multi-million dollar marine industry is about to commence. Minister for Ports Mark Bailey, today announced $3 million funding towards the...
GCWA is helping to ensure you're not left high and dry! We’re partnering with the Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation (DSITI) and Griffith University to install a series of tide gauge monitoring stations throughout the waterways. The first...
A new destination in Surfers Paradise is now open to visitors. The $1.4 million Surfers Riverside Foreshore is located in Appel Park at 10 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise. GCWA Chief Executive Officer, Mr Hal Morris, said this is the second stage in our delivery on...
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