Moggill Road

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Moggill Road
Queensland
Moggill Road flooding in Chapel Hill on 12 January 2011.jpg
Moggill Road flooding in Chapel Hill on 12 January 2011
General information
Type Road
Length 20.6 km (13 mi)
Major junctions
Moggill Ferry, Moggill
High Street, Toowong

Moggill Road is a major road in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It commences at High Street at Toowong and terminates at the Moggill Ferry in Moggill. It is part of State Route 33. The road carried an average of 39,305 vehicles per day between July and December 2014.[1]

It passes through the Brisbane suburbs of Toowong, Taringa, Indooroopilly, Chapel Hill, Kenmore, Pullenvale, Pinjarra Hills, Bellbowrie and Moggill.

It stretches 20.6 km (13 mi). $14 million worth of road works started in 2010, $32 million in 2009, following a further $27 million completed in 2008.

Flooding[edit]

During the 2010–2011 Queensland floods, Moggill Road flooded in a number of places, including:

The flooding causes the suburbs of Bellbowrie, Moggill and Karana Downs to be cut off, leading to shortages of food and medical supplies.[4]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire road is in the Brisbane local government area.

Location km mi Destinations Notes
Toowong 0 0.0 High Street (State Route 33) - north-east - Coronation Drive (State Route 33) and
Benson Street (State Route 34) /
Jephson Street (State Route 20) - north - Auchenflower /
Burns Road - south - Taringa
Eastern end of Moggill Road (State Route 33)
Eastern concurrency terminus with State Route 20
Taringa 0.75 0.47 Morrow Street (State Routes 20 and 33) - south-west - Moggill Road (westbound) /
Beatrice Street - south - Indooroopilly and St Lucia (via Swann Road)
Moggill Road continues west with no route number
1.1 0.68 Morrow Street (State Routes 20 and 33) - from north-east Moggill Road continues west as State Routes 20 and 33
1.3 0.81 Swann Road - south-east - St Lucia /
Rokeby Terrace - north-west - Taringa
No exit from Moggill Road eastbound
Indooroopilly 1.9 1.2 Coonan Street (State Route 20) - south - Chelmer Western concurrency terminus with State Route 20
Moggill Road continues west as State Route 33
3.3–
3.4
2.1–
2.1
Western Freeway (M5) - north - Toowong /
south - Jindalee
No entry from Western Freeway northbound
Chapel Hill 4.1 2.5 Western Freeway exit road - from south - Jindalee Entry from Western Freeway northbound. No exit.
Kenmore 6.2 3.9 Brookfield Road - north-west - Kenmore Hills
Brookfield 8.2 5.1 Rafting Ground Road - north-west - Brookfield
Brookfield -
Pullenvale boundary
8.7 5.4 Pullenvale Road - west - Pullenvale
Pinjarra Hills 13.2 8.2 Mount Crosby Road (State Route 37) - west - Anstead
Moggill 20.6 12.8 Moggill Ferry Road (State Route 33) - west (via Moggill Ferry) - Riverview Western end of Moggill Road
State Route 33 continues west and then south-east to Ipswich Motorway (M2).
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kristian Silva (18 March 2015). "Brisbane traffic increasing, report shows". Brisbane Times. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 18 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Chapel Hill" (PDF). Flood Flag Maps. Brisbane City Council. Retrieved 31 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Bellbowrie" (PDF). Flood Flag Maps. Brisbane City Council. Retrieved 31 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Baumgart, Sean (14 January 2011). "'You have not been forgotten': Bligh". Brisbane Times. Retrieved 31 August 2013.