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From Monday 9 September, the UNITY Alliance will establish a permanent site compound off Gilchrist Avenue, Herston, in preparation for the start of construction of Cross River Rail.
The new site compound will be located adjacent to the Inner City Bypass and Victoria Park playing fields for the duration of the project (see map below).
Activities are scheduled to occur between 6:30am and 6:30pm, Monday to Saturday. The compound may also be used
intermittently during planned night works.
As part of the site establishment, works will involve:
Due to the ongoing use of this compound, you may notice some intermittent disruptions such as:
Workers may arrive onsite one hour prior to the planned start time to prepare for the day’s activities.
Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for residents and businesses in close proximity to the project
site. This includes toolbox talks with work crews to remind them of out-of-hours work protocols – for example, no shouting
and beeping car horns.
We appreciate your patience during construction and use of this compound and will continue to update you as work
If you want to know more, all of this information is available in PDF form: