Department of Transport and Main Roads would like to advise residents and motorists about a low-impact controlled test blast to take place on the Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway upgrade.
The low-impact controlled test blast will be undertaken along the Bruce Highway southbound carriageway, near Wilsons Road, Tanawha on 12 December 2018 between 10am-2pm, weather permitting.
This activity involves using small quantities of explosives which are drilled into the rock face to fracture the rock in the specified locations.
It is important to note that this is a test blast to investigate further controlled blasting specifications for other activities planned in 2019.
Motorists travelling along the Bruce Highway southbound can expect queuing from Maroochydore Road.
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