Event organisers and performers using Yeppoon’s Beachfront Amphitheatre will soon enjoy year round protection from the elements, with construction underway on a new roof structure over the stage as part of the $53M Yeppoon Foreshore and Town Centre Revitalisation Project.
The project is expected to take around three months to complete, weather permitting and will re-open in time for the much-anticipated CQUniversity Village Festival in August, which is again expected to draw record crowds.
Mayor Bill Ludwig said Council had engaged specialist architects to produce a state-of-the-art streamlined design, which will provide shelter for performers and shade for beachgoers while maintaining the spectacular sea views over Keppel Bay.
“These works were consistently identified as a priority project through an extensive community consultation process, to cater for Livingstone Shire’s ever expanding events calendar,” he said.
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