The North Queensland Stadium project is on schedule to be completed in time for the start of the 2020 National Rugby League (NRL) season.

Early works have been completed and the build of the main superstructure is now underway.

Project milestones

Item Date*
Principal Consultant, Audit Programmer and Audit Quantity Surveyor appointed 19 Dec 2016
Schematic Design commenced 4 April 2017
Managing Contractor announced 1 May 2017
Expressions of interest invited for early works packages by Watpac via ICN Gateway 2 June 2017
Letting of work packages by Watpac commenced 21 June 2017
Preparatory site works commenced 13 July 2017
Civil earthworks and roadworks commenced 21 August 2017
Schematic Design completed 23 August 2017
Developed Design complete Late 2017
Early site works complete 30 April 2018
Main stadium build commenced 1 May 2018
Stadium complete Early 2020

* subject to inclement weather events, latent site conditions and other unforeseen issues.

Contact us

For further information on the proposed North Queensland Stadium please contact the Major Projects and Property Office or call 13 QGOV (13 74 68).