Major Contract

Coomera Connector - Stage One - South

Under Procurement
Coomera Connector - Stage One - South

Delivery of the Coomera Connector Stage One from Coomera to Nerang is being planned in stages.

Stage One - South section includes delivery of a four-lane motorway from the Smith Street Motorway, Molendinar to Nerang-Broadbeach Road, Nerang, a grade-separated interchange at Southport – Nerang Road, and a new bridge crossing over the Nerang River.

Key Dates

Sep 2023 EOIs Open
Sep 2023 EOIs Close
Jul 2024 Expected Early Works Commencement
2024 Expected Construction Commencement
Dec 2025 Expected Early Works Completion

Funding contributions

The Coomera Connector Stage One was allocated an additional $864 million in joint-funding from the Federal and Queensland Government. It is unclear how much of that additional budget will be apportioned to the South section of the project.




Procuring Agency: Department of Transport and Main Roads
Procurement note:

The project is being delivered using an Early Contractor Involvement 

Related contracts:
Successful Tenderer - BG&E and HDR Joint Venture.

Early Works
Successful Tenderer - Winslow Infrastructure


Mar 2022 Expressions of Interest (EOI) were opened for Design Consultancy Services, closing on 5 April 2022.
Oct 2022 The Queensland Government awarded the design contract to joint-venture between BG&E and HDR.
Aug 2023 Expressions of Interest process for the Early Works Package from Nerang River to Nerang Broadbeach Road were opened, closing on 20 September.
Sep 2023 Expressions of Interest for an Early Contractor Involvement Process for Stage One - South of the Coomera Connector project were opened, closing 28 September.
Nov 2023 The designs for the Coomera Connector Stage One - South were released for public consultation, closing on 17 December. The Queensland Government also announced the project was scheduled to commence construction in late 2024.
May 2024 The Queensland Government announced that Winslow Infrastructure had been awarded the early works package for Coomera Connector Stage One - South.
Procurement approach
Traditional Procurement | Other |
Queensland |