About the project

The Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade (B2N) project covers about 40km of the North Coast Line and will provide additional track capacity and reliability, creating travel time savings and increased passenger and freight services to the growing Sunshine Coast region.

The full scope of the business case for B2N includes duplication of the North Coast Line between Beerburrum and Landsborough stations (around 20km in length) as well as station upgrades, new park 'n' ride facilities, and new rail passing loops between Landsborough and Nambour.

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) will deliver the project in stages, allowing construction of Stage 1 to start to provide community benefits while investigating funding options for future stages.

Construction of Stage 1 is expected to be completed by 2025, weather and construction conditions permitting.

Past engagement

The B2N project team appreciates the community feedback received through past activities.

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This project is jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments