Connecting Beach Communities in Far North Queensland

By December 3, 2020News

Madsen Giersing is delighted to have been engaged by Davbridge Constructions on their development of the Barr Creek Bridge in Cairns. The $6m Barr Creek Bridge will connect Machans Beach and Holloways Beach as part of the Cairns Regional Council’s Northern Beaches Leisure Trail; a staged approach to connecting Palm Cove with Cairns City via a continuous walking and cycling link.

Madsen Giersing will be providing temporary works to support the construction of the 150 metres long and 3.5 metres wide bridge accessed via and have a 20m ramp on the Holloways Beach side and a 10m ramp on the Machans Beach side.

Lasse Madsen welcomed the opportunity to work on the project, “We are delighted to be working with Davbridge to create a vital piece of active transport infrastructure in Far North Queensland. Our team look forward to bringing our marine, and temporary works experience to the project to ensure a great result for our client, stakeholders and the local community,” said Lasse.