Smart Technology Streetlights

Rockhampton Regional Council is upgrading the traditional CBD street lighting with smart technology poles addressing the urgent need for digital infrastructure throughout the CBD and Riverfront.

The street lighting will meet Australian Standards and include smart poles with LED lighting, digital signage, smart CCTV, parking bay sensors and the technology for visitors to access free WiFi.

Works underway:

  • Stage 3C - Quay Street, between Williams St and Derby St. Scheduled completion is May 2020.  Funded by Council. 
  • Stage 3E - Victoria Parade, between North St and Archer St.  Scheduled completion is April 2020.  Co-funded by Federal Government Safer Communities and Rockhampton Regional Council.

Engaged contractor: Stanke Electrics , Pierce Engineering, Anderson Consulting Engineers. 

*Schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen weather, site and contractor conditions.

Works completed:

  • Stage 3D - Victoria Parade, between Archer St and Fitzroy St. State Government Building or Regions (Round 2)  and Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • Stage 1A, B & E – Quay Street (Fitzroy to Denham Sts) Funded by Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • Stage 1C & D – Denham St, between East St & Quay St. Funded by State Government Building our Regions (Round 2) and Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • Stage 2A & B - Quay Street, between Fitzroy St and Williams St. Funded by State Government Building our Regions (Round 2) and Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • Stage 3B - William Street, between Quay St and East St.  Funded by State Government Building our Regions (Round 2) and Rockhampton Regional Council   
  • Stage 3A - East Street, between Fitzroy St and Williams St. Funded by State Government Building our Regions (Round 2) and Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • Stage 2 – Lower Bank – Quay St, between Williams St and Denham St.  Funded by State Government Building our Regions (Round 2) and Rockhampton Regional Council 
  • CCTV camera installed – North Rockhampton Boat Ramp.  Funded by State Government Safe Night Precinct Grant and Rockhampton Regional Council. 
  • Smart Parking Sensors. Funded by Federal Government Smart Cities and Suburbs Grant (Stage 2)

Engaged contractor: Stanke Electrics , Pierce Engineering, Database Consultants Australia, McMurtrie Consulting Engineers, Anderson Consulting Engineers