TMR 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games program team expands for mobilisation

Delivering a positive transport experience for the 1.5 million spectators and over 50,000 athletes, officials, workforce and volunteers expected to travel during the 2018 Commonwealth Games is a formidable but hugely exciting task.  All this needs to happen, while keeping the transport system running smoothly for Gold Coast residents and businesses. We at TMR are … Read more

Holidays to remember

Ahh, Christmas. That magical time of year we stuff poultry into ovens in 35-degree heat, take on a million social commitments, and attempt to accommodate and entertain the extended family. What other time of the year stresses our bodies and minds like Christmas?  Just thinking about the festive season is enough to make your eye … Read more

TMR leading delivery of 2018 Commonwealth Games transport network

We at Transport and Main Roads are focused on delivering the best Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games possible by drawing on previous involvements to ensure our customers receive a positive Games experience. Planning and delivering the transport operations for the Games is our responsibility, in partnership with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) … Read more

Get ready, Queensland

Queensland, what’s your plan? You’re at work when a massive crack of lightning rents the air, signifying a classic Queensland late afternoon storm is about to hit, just before you leave work. The pounding of glass tells you hail is beginning to fall hard. This storm is really starting to intensify, the sky is dark and it’s … Read more

Australian Marine Environment Protection Association wins support from Google

A Queensland-developed real time portal with the potential to monitor the emissions of ships in more than 3000 ports in 170 countries is in the running to win the Google Impact Challenge. The Ports Emission Portal was developed by the Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA), a not-for-profit organisation run mainly by volunteers who play … Read more