Northern region cycleways projects

Significant walking and cycling projects in the Northern region.

2015-2016

The following projects are delivered by council. Details are available by contacting the relevant council:

  • Ballina:
    • Construction of approximately 280m long shared path along the northeastern side of Main Street from Perry Street to the existing shared path through Bulwinkel Park, the northern cul-de-sac end of Main Street, Alstonville
  • Bellingen:
    • Construction of Stage 3 of the Urunga to Hungry Head off-road shared path for a length of approximately 700m
  • Clarence Valley:
    • Construction of approximately 1260m long shared path along 1) the northwestern side of Turf Street from  Powell Street to Oliver Street; and 2) the southwestern side of Oliver Street from Turf Street to Mary Street, Grafton
  • Coffs Harbour:
    • Construct approximately 560m of on-road cycleway along Lyons Road from Toormina Road to Rutland Street, Sawtell
  • Inverell:
    • Construction of approximately 230m long shared path along the northwestern side of Rivers Street from Vivian Street to Lawrence Street, Inverell
    • Construction of a shared path along the southwestern side of Campbell Street from Rivers Street to the existing shared path 95 metres northwest of Rivers Street, Inverell - includes kerb ramps on each side of Campbell Street at its Rivers Street intersection
    • Construction of a shared path in Lions Park from Buxton Close to Gwydir Highway, Inverell (1,000 metres). - links with either side of the existing Kitching Bridge over Spring Gully
  • Lismore:
    • Construction of a shared path along the northern side of Dalley Street from Wyrallah Road to Military Road, East Lismore
  • Port Macquarie-Hastings:
    • Construction of a shared path along the southern side of Ocean Drive from Nancy Bird Walton Drive to Glen Haven Drive, Kew
    • Construction of approximately 900m long shared path along:
      1. The northern side of Mallawa Crescent and Home Street from the southeastern end of the existing Mallawa Crescent shared path, 100 metres west of Lord Street, to Owen Street;
      2. The western side of Owen Street from Home Street to Everard Street;
      3. The northern side of Wrights Creek, through Macquarie Nature Reserve,; and
      4. The western side of Wattle Street from Laurel Street to the existing shared path bridge over Wrights Creek at the northern end of Chalmers Street, Port Macquarie
  • Tamworth Regional:
    • Construction of approximately 1900m long  shared path along the southwestern side of Manilla Road from opposite Brolga Crescent to Higgins Lane, Tamworth - inclusive of a Manilla Road refuge crossing at Brolga Crescent
  • Tweed:
    • Construction of road shoulders along both sides of Fraser Drive from Dry Dock Road, Tweed Heads South to Vintage Lakes Drive, Banora Point
  • Uralla:
    • Construction of cycleway along the southern side of King Street for approximately 107m east from Maitland Street to existing path toward the showground and Woodville Oval.

2016-2017

  • Ballina Shire Council:
    • Review the existing Pedestrian Access & Mobility Plans (PAMP's) for the Ballina area
    • Construct a shared user path along Martin Street from Winton Lane to Crane Street, Ballina
    • Construct a shared user path along Ballina Street from The Coast Road to Allens Parade, Lennox Head
    • Construct a shared user path along Kerr Street from Bentick Street to Fox Street, Ballina
    • Construct a shared user path along Fox Street between Kerr Street and Hickey Street
    • Design a 300m shared user path along Richmond River between Compton Drive, Shaws Bay
  • Bellingen Shire Council:
    • Improve pedestrian amenity at the Hyde Street/Oak Street intersection, Bellingen Main Street Stage 2
    • Improve pedestrian amenity at the Hyde Street/Church Street, Bellingen Main Street Stage 1
    • Construct a shared user path, stage 3 between Urunga to Hungry Head
  • Clarence Valley Council
    • Construct a 220m shared user path on Charles Street between Micalo Street and Young Street, Iluka
  • Clarence Valley Council (Northern):
    • Construct a 1,260m shared user path along Turf Street from Powell Street to Mary Street via Oliver Street
    • Construct a shared user path along Yamba Road from Shores Drive to O'Gradys Lane, Lake Korora
  • Coffs Harbour City Council:
    • Improve pedestrian amenity from Orlando Street to Coffs Harbour CBD
    • Improve pedestrian amenity from Arthur Street to Coffs Harbour CBD
    • Design a pedestrian refuge along Arthur Street
    • Construct a 330m cycleway on Rose Avenue from Marcia Street to Melittas Avenue
    • Construct a 2,726m shared user path from Shepards Lane to West High Street/Pacific Highway intersection
    • Construct a 1,300m cycleway along Pacific Highway from Sapphire to Woolgoolga
  • Guyra Shire Council:
    • Construct a 600m shared user path along Abercrombie Street
    • Construct a 560m shared user path between Opan Street and Tingha Public School
    • Install bicycle parking within the Guyra area
  • Inverell Shire Council:
    • Construct a 190m cycleway along Gwydir Highway
    • Construct a shared user path in Inverell
  • Kempsey Shire Council:
    • Construct kerb ramps between South Kempsey and West Kempsey
    • Develop a bicycle plan for the Kempsey area
  • Lismore City Council:
    • Construct a pedestrian refuge at the Uralba Street/Hunter Street intersection, Lismore
    • Construct a cycleway connecting Richmond Hill, Goonellabah and Lismore Heights
  • Liverpool Plains Shire Council:
    • Construct a 735m shared user path along Henry Street to the Quirindi Racecourse
  • Port Macquarie Hastings Council:
    • Construct a pedestrian refuge on Boronia Street between Hindman Street and Heather Street
    • Design pedestrian refuge on Bold Street between Tunis Street and Seymour Street
    • Develop a Pedestrian Master Plan along Graham Street
    • Design a pedestrian refuge on Ocean Drive
    • Develop a wayfinding strategy for the Port Macquarie area
    • Develop a Pedestrian Access & Mobility Plans (PAMP's) for Port Macquarie
    • Construct a kerb ramps and pedestrian refuges within the Port Macquarie area
    • Design a mid-block signalised crossing on Gordon Street
    • Wauchope Main Street improve pedestrian amenity
    • Design a shared user path on Ocean Drive between Pacific Highway and Glen Haven Drive (Schools to Schools project)
    • Construct a 370m shared user path on Ocean Drive between Miala Street and the Medical Centre
    • Construct a shared user path on Ocean Drive between Mountainview Road and Brotherglen Drive, (Schools to Schools)
    • Design a shared user path on Ocean Drive between Brotherglen Drive and Sirius Drive, (Schools to Schools)
  • Tamworth Regional Council:
    • Construct kerb ramps between Progress Lane and Namoi Street, Manilla
    • Construct a 400m section of the Manilla Road Cycleway
    • Design a 2,600m cycleway along Forest Road to link Monteray Street to Flagstaff Road
  • Tweed Shire Council:
    • Construct a pedestrian refuges at locations within Banora Point, Murwillumbah, and Tweed Heads
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