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Community Impact – Tugun Bypass

by Kitty Jellinek
Completed in mid 2008 the Tugun Bypass gives you a high speed motorway link between the Gold Coast and NSW while allowing the old Gold Coast Highway to become a sleepy beachfront haven for shopping and dining with numerous boutiques, local cafes and restaurants. As an outsider I would make the following statement: This motor link between Queensland and NSW has eased traffic congestion and reduced travel times for both tourists and locals. However I would be interested to know how the local residents and businesses feel the change has affected them. To see environmental impact studies commenced before construction: [...]