Dakabin Station Upgrade
This page is dedicated to keeping the community updated on the progress of the upgrade. The full press release is available here: http://dakabinstationactiongroup.com/news.
15 June 2019 – Gemma held an information stall at the Dakabin Crossing Community Open Day, informing the community about the upgrade.
10 June 2019 – Construction is expected to begin later this month on a temporary pathway beside a hazardous stretch of road in Dakabin, with the aim of making it safer for people to walk to and from the Dakabin Train Station. Full article here: http://1015fm.com.au/2019/06/pathway-to-help-protect-commuter-safety-in-dakabin/
31 May 2019 – Upcoming night works on the overhead equipment from the 3rd to 27th of June.Queensland Rail Dakabin Works Notice Night Jun19
18th April 2019 – Upcoming Preliminary Works and car park closures. For more information visit https://www.queenslandrail.com.au/inthecommunity/projects/current-projects/dakabin-station-upgrade or e-mail email@example.comA3 Poster_Platform works_Dakabin 30 April to 3 May 2019
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3rd April 2019 – Gemma met with members of the Queensland Rail Upgrade Project Team to discuss the upgrade and to give feedback in person on behalf of the action group.
21st March 2019 – Front Page of Pine Rivers Press, article regarding the need for adequate parking at Dakabin Station.
9th October 2018 – Queensland Rail released the Concept Designs for the Dakabin Station upgrade.Dakabin station concept design_aerial view A4 v2
Dakabin station concept design_platform view A4 v2
Dakabin station concept design_street view A4
Full details of the upgrade are listed in the below flyer:01_Dakabin station upgrade_Project update_October 2018_FINAL
Sending in feedback is now even easier with two quick options available at: http://dakabinstationactiongroup.com/actionplan
It is vital that the community, both individuals and organisations, have their say on the designs. No one knows Dakabin Station better than the people who use (or can’t use) it so it’s up to us to ensure the upgrade makes Dakabin Station safe, accessible and future-proofed for our community.
12th June 2018 – Steven Miles MP for Murrumba announces the government has INCREASED funding for the Dakabin Station upgrade to $39million to ensure ample parking and a bus interchange are included. Video below (33second)
More for schools, transport and infrastructure… happy budget day Murrumba.
Posted by Steven Miles MP on Monday, 11 June 2018
28th May 2018- Queensland Rail have released initial artist impressions
10 May 2018 – page 4 Pine Rivers Press
2018 – Detailed Design & Planning
2019 to 2020 – Tender & Construction