Cardwell Foreshore Project

Cardwell Foreshore Redevelopment

Complete restoration of the Cardwell Foreshore (4.9km of beach frontage) following severe damage caused by Cyclone Yasi. The project was the largest single works package let under the Federal and QLD Governments Natural Disaster Relief Fund.


Boyds Landscape and Environment

Project Cost

$9.5 million

Project Achievements

Structural design, documentation and certification of:

  • Concrete terraced grandstand
  • Basketball court
  • ‘Plaza style’ entry to the Cardwell Jetty
  • Amphitheatre & Stage
  • Several staircases leading down onto the beach, including one large centrepiece staircase
  • Structural retaining walls
  • Custom built shelters