Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade - West End | Brisbane City Council

Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade - West End

Works to construct the Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade in West End are complete. This project is part of Council's $1.3 billion commitment to take action on congestion. Focusing on a range of solutions to improve the existing road network, getting residents home quicker and safer.

Project summary

Address Vulture Street and Montague Road, West End 
Ward The Gabba
Project outcomes Improved connectivity, safety, congestion and traffic efficiency.

About the project

The intersection of Vulture Street and Montague Road carries approximately 13,000 vehicles per day. Traffic analysis prior to the upgrade showed the intersection approaching capacity.

The Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade project provided new traffic signals at the intersection. These upgrades have improved connectivity, safety, congestion and traffic flow for all road users. 

The project involved:

  • installing new traffic signals and controlled pedestrian crossings across Vulture Street and Montague Road
  • constructing dedicated right and left turning lanes on both Vulture Street and Montague Road
  • providing dedicated on-road cycle facilities through the intersection
  • constructing accessible kerb ramps to the new pedestrian crossings
  • installing a traffic island and painted median island on Montague Road
  • minor road widening of Montague Road
  • asphalt resurfacing of the intersection
  • relocating a loading zone on the southern side of Vulture Street
  • removing 26 on-street car park spaces to enable the upgrade.

Project documents

Project timing

Construction of the Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade commenced in late June 2018 and complete in late December 2018.

More information

For more information about the Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade project, you can:

  • phone the project team on 1800 010 705 during business hours
  • phone Council on 07 3403 8888 after hours
  • email the project team
  • write to:
    Vulture Street and Montague Road intersection upgrade
    City Projects Office
    Brisbane City Council
    GPO Box 1434
    Brisbane Qld 4001.
21 December 2018