Construction Updates

Night works on Margaret Street, in-bound traffic should take Elizabeth Street or Turbot Street off-ramps from the Riverside Expressway

From 8pm until 5am on the nights of 11 and 12 February 2020, work will occur on Margaret Street to install an overhead pedestrian gantry for Queen’s Wharf workers.


Night works: On Tuesday 11 February and Wednesday 12 February 2020 between 8pm and 5am each night, work will occur to install a temporary gantry over Margaret Street.

All night works are subject to weather and site conditions. If works are rescheduled, they will be undertaken on the next available night


The gantry will be installed on Margaret Street, between William and George streets (see map over page). The gantry will be used by construction workers for direct access between the construction site and worker site sheds.

Temporary traffic changes:

For in-bound city traffic, use Elizabeth St or Turbot St Riverside Expressway off-ramps. Margaret St off-ramp will only allow access onto William St (for 1WS).

What to expect:

Night works will include:

  • A temporary road closure of Margaret Street, between William and George streets
  • Movement of heavy vehicles and lifting of oversized equipment via a mobile crane
  • Reversing beepers and lighting.

Detour signage and traffic control will be in place to guide road users during the road closure.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your ongoing patience