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Gold Coast Airport Marathon road closures

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Gold Coast Airport Marathon road closures

Plenty of roads will be shut across the Gold Coast this weekend as runners lace-up for the Gold Coast Airport Marathon.

More than 29,000 competitors are expected to participate in this year's event and temporary road closures will be in place from 3:30 on Saturday morning to protect them.

They will be progressivly reopened as events wrap up, all due to be open again by 11am.

A similar system will be in place on Sunday, with things getting back to normal at 2:30 in the afternoon.

Local traffic will be granted access by traffic controllers but motorists are being warned there will be delays.

All events start and finish at the Southport Broadwater Parklands. 

“A large contingent of police officers will be policing the two day event accompanied by approximately 200 marshals to ensure public safety and to minimise disruption to local residents and businesses as much as possible during the event,” Senior Sergeant Des Hearn said.

See below for a full list of road closures:

Saturday 1 July 2017 from 3.30am to 11am:

Full road closure of the following roads:

• Marine Parade from Clark Street to Brisbane Road, Biggera Waters
• Gold Coast Hwy from Brisbane Road, to Broad Street, Labrador
• Frank Street from Broad Street, Labrador to Loders Creek Bridge, Labrador
• Gold Coast Highway from Loders Creek Bridge, Labrador to Ada Bell Way, Southport

Sundale Bridge in Southport will be shut from from 6.15am to 6.50am as well.


Sunday 2 July 2017 from 4.00am to 2pm:

Full road closure of the Sundale Bridge, Southport from 7am to 7.30am as required under the direction of Police.

Partial road closure of the following Northern roads:
• Gold Coast Highway, Southport from Ada Bell Way including Sundale Bridge southbound to intersection of Waterways Drive, Main Beach (Northbound lanes will be two way.)

Full road closure of the following roads:

Northern

• The Esplanade Paradise Point from Donald Avenue to Falkinder Avenue Paradise Point
• Bayview Street from Falkinder Ave Paradise Point to Lands End Bridge, Anglers Paradise
• Lae Drive from Bayview Street to Morala Avenue, Runaway Bay
• Marine Parade from Lands End Bridge Biggera Waters to Brisbane Road, Biggera Waters
• Gold Coast Hwy from Brisbane Road, Biggera Waters to Broad Street, Labrador
• Frank Street from Broad Street, Labrador to Loders Creek Bridge, Labrador
• Gold Coast Highway from Loders Creek Bridge, Labrador to Ada Bell Way, Southport
Central
• Waterways Drive from Gold Coast Hwy to Seaworld Drive, Main Beach
• Macarthur Parade, from Seaworld Drive to Main Beach Parade, Main Beach
• Main Beach Parade from Macarthur Parade to The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise
• The Esplanade from Main Beach Parade, to Clifford Street, Surfers Paradise
• Northcliffe Terrace from Clifford Street to Thornton Street, Surfers Paradise
• Garfield Terrace from Thornton Street to Fern Street, Surfers Paradise
• Fern Street between Garfield Terrace, Surfers Paradise and Old Burleigh Road Surfers Paradise
• Old Burleigh Road from Fern Street to Armrick Avenue, Broadbeach
• Broadbeach Boulevard, from Armrick Avenue to Queensland Avenue, Broadbeach
• Old Burleigh Road from Queensland Avenue to Alexandra Avenue, Broadbeach
• Hedges Avenue from Alexandra Avenue to Seashell Avenue, Mermaid Beach


Southern

• Albatross Avenue from Seashell Avenue to Chairlift Avenue, Nobby Beach
• Marine Parade, from Chairlift Avenue to Hythe Street, Miami.
• Hythe Street, from Marine Parade to Gold Coast Highway
• Kelly Avenue from Gold Coast Highway to The Esplanade, Miami
• The Esplanade, from Kelly Avenue to First Avenue, Miami
• Kratzmann Avenue, from The Esplanade to Gold Coast Highway, Miami


Partial road closure of the following Southern roads:

• Gold Coast Highway, Miami between Hythe Street and Kratzmann Avenue (Northbound lanes will be two way)

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