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Upgrade to bus services between Ormeau Railway Station and Coomera Railway Station

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Patrick Reynolds
13 Daintree Drive

Total Signatures - 24

Sponsoring Member: Michael Crandon MP

Posting Date: 31/08/2017

Closing Date: 12/02/2018

Tabled Date: 15/02/2018

Responded By: Hon Mark Bailey MP on 19/03/2018

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the urgent need to upgrade the bus services between Ormeau Station and Coomera Station which includes services throughout the Pimpama area. In the recently released South East Queensland Regional Plan 2017 (also known as ShapingSEQ), this area is identified as the area that will accommodate the largest proportion of the sub-region's planned greenfield growth. An extension of hours and more frequent bus services are therefore essential for the provision of services to the residents of this fast growing area. In particular, a bus service is required to travel down Dixon Drive, Pimpama and back on to Yawalpah Road, via Cunningham Drive, Pimpama. Furthermore, the Ormeau-Pimpama-Coomera area is already a well located and planned urban settlement and, as such, must be serviced by the appropriate public transport infrastructure.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to do all in its power to ensure the essential upgrade to bus services between Ormeau Railway Station and Coomera Railway Station, as a matter of urgency.