M2 A2 Gateway Motorway, Logan Motorway, Ipswich Motorway, Warrego Highway, Landsborough Highway and Barkly Highway (M2/A2) - Rochedale to Dinmore

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General Information:

M/A2 is the main link from Brisbane to the Northern Territory. It varies from motorway standard in the Brisbane metropolitan area, to dual carriageway rural highway standard between Brisbane and Toowoomba, and rural highway standard beyond Toowoomba.

History:

Click here for photos of M2 between Dinmore and Goodna prior to widening.
Click here for construction photos between Dinmore and Goodna

Rochedale to Dinmore Dinmore to Rochedale
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Intersection Directional Sign:
Freeway green ID sign on Gateway Mwy (M1) at Rochedale at the interchange with Pacific Mwy (M1) and Gateway Mwy Extension (M2), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign :
AD sign at Riverview approaching River Rd, November 2009. Sign should have 'To' prefixed to the mention of SR33.

Image © Rob Tilley

tn_200903_02_rochedale_loganrd_sr95_robtilley.jpg Advance Directional Sign:
Freeway green Diagrammatic AD sign at Rochedale approaching Logan Road (SR95, former NR1) interchange on Gateway Mwy (M2), March 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign :
Supplemental AD sign at Riverview approaching River Rd, November 2009. Sign should have 'To' prefixed to the mention of NH15 (now M15).

Image © Rob Tilley

Intersection Directional Sign:
Freeway green ID sign on Gateway Mwy (M2) at Eight Mile Plains at the interchange with Logan Road (SR95), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign :
Supplemental AD sign at Riverview approaching River Rd, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Logan Road:
Gateway Mwy (M2) as it crosses over Logan Rd (SR95) at Eight Mile Plains, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

End Darren Lockyer Way:
Sign indicating stretch of Warrego Hwy named after football player Darren Lockyer ends. Riverview approaching River Rd, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Freeway Green Distance Sign:
Freeway green reassurance directional sign at Eight Mile Plains, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

River Road Interchange :
Looking east at the River Rd interchange at Riverview, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Toll Point 2km:
Sign showing distance to toll point, Runcorn, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Redbank approaching Mine St, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Kuraby approaching Compton Rd (SR30), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Reassurance Directional Sign:
Disyance sign at Riverview, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Tolling Payment Sign:
Sign at Kuraby near the electronic toll point with details how to pay toll, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Redbank approaching Mine St, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Freeway Green Advance Directional Sign:
Freeway green AD sign at Kuraby approaching Compton Rd (SR30), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Entering Redbank:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) as it enters the suburb of Redbank, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Toll Point:
Electronic toll point gantry that replaced the conventional toll plaza at Kuraby, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Mine Street:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) at the Main St interchange, Redbank, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Compton Road Interchange:
Intersection directional sign at the Compton Rd (SR30) interchange in Kuraby, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Entering Goodna:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) as it enters the suburb of Goodna, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stretton approaching Logan Mwy (Metroad 6 / M2), June 2012. Metroad 6 has since been renumbered to M6.

Image © Justin Cozart

Heavy Vehicle Restriction Sign:
Heavy vehicle restriction sign at Goodna approaching Logan Mwy (M2), March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Drewvale approaching Logan Mwy (Metroad 6 / M2), June 2012. Metroad 6 has since been renumbered to M6.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Goodna approaching Church St interchange, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Logan Motorway Interchange:
Gateway Mwy (M2) in Drewvale at the interchange with Logan Mwy, which travels east as Metroad 6 and west as M2, June 2012. Metroad 6 has since been renumbered to M6.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Goodna approaching Church St interchange, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Freeway Green Advance Directional Sign:
Freeway green AD sign at Drewvale approaching Mt Lindesay Hwy (NR13) interchange, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Church Street:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) at the Church St interchange, Goodna, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Tolling Sign:
Sign at Drewvale indicating Mt Lindesay Hwy (NR13) is the last chance for vehicles to exit before the next toll point, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Gailes approaching the M7 section of Ipswich Mwy and also Logan Mwy (M2), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Mt Lindesay Highway Interchange:
Freeway green intersection directional sign on the Logan Mwy at Mt Lindesay Hwy (NR13) at Drewvale, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Entering Gailes:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) as it enters the suburb of Gailes, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Mt Lindesay Highway Interchange:
Freeway green intersection directional sign on the Logan Mwy at Mt Lindesay Hwy (NR13) at Drewvale, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Gailes approaching the M7 section of Ipswich Mwy and also Logan Mwy (M2), March 2012. Click here for a photo by Rob Tilley of this location from November 2009.

Image © Paul Rands

Freeway Green Reassurance Directional Sign:
RD sign at Parkinson, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Logan Motorway & Ipswich Motorway Interchange:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) at the interchange with Logan Mwy (M2) and Ipswich Mwy (M7) at Gailes, March 2012. Click here for a photo by Rob Tilley of this location from November 2009.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Parkinson approaching Paradise Rd, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Logan Motorway, Ipswich Motorway & Brisbane Road Interchange:
Ipswich Mwy (M2/M7) at the Brisbane Rd and Logan Mwy (M2) at Wacol, April 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Parkinson approaching Paradise Rd, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Distance Sign:
Freeway green RD sign with M2 cover plate (over Metroad 4) on the Logan Motorway at Wacol, near the Formation Street interchange. June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Paradise Road Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at Parkinson at the Paradise Rd interchange, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Carole Park approaching the Centenary Hwy (M5/A5) interchange. Note the missing route numbers for the exit. June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

tn_200906_04_larapinta_paradiserd_trentthompson.jpg Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on the Paradise Rd interchange at Larapinta, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Freeway Green Distance Sign:
Old freeway green RD sign with M3 cover plate over Metroad 4 at Carole Park, approaching the Centenary Highway interchange, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Larapinta approaching Stapylton Rd (SR35), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Distance Sign:
RD sign on Logan Mwy at Forest Lake, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Heavy Vehicle Sign:
Sign indicating special lane conditions for vehicles over 4.5 tonnes, Larapinta, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Toll Plaza Sign:
Sign at Forrest Lake indicating lanes for the Toll Plaza near Stapylton Road at Forest Lake. June 2009. The toll plaza has since been replaced with an electronic toll point.

Image © Trent Thomson

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Heathwood approaching Stapylton Rd (SR35), June 2012. Note the missing arrow.

Image © Justin Cozart

Heavy Vehicles Sign:
Sign indicating the assigned lane at the toll plaza for heavy vehicles. Forest Lake, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign at Heathwood approaching Stapylton Rd (SR35), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign for the Stapylton Rd (SR35) interchange at Forest Lake, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Stapylton Road Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at the Stapylton Rd (SR35) interchange in Heathwood, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Toll Plaza:
Stapylton Road Toll Plaza on the Logan Motorway at Forest Lake, June 2009. The toll plaza has since been replaced with an electronic toll point.

Image © Trent Thomson

Stapylton Road Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at the Stapylton Rd (SR35) interchange in Heathwood, June 2012. This was the location another toll plaza.

Image © Justin Cozart

Toll Plaza:
The manual toll booths at the Stapylton Road Toll Plaza on the Logan Motorway at Forest Lake, June 2009. The toll plaza has since been replaced with an electronic toll point.

Image © Trent Thomson

Tolling Payment Sign:
Sign at Heathwood near the electronic toll point with details how to pay toll, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Freeway Green ID Sign:
Intersection directional sign at the Stapylton Road interchange at Forest Lake. Note the tiny SR35 shield and arrow. June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Toll Point:
Electronic toll point gantry that replaced the conventional toll plaza at Forest Lake, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign for the Paradise Rd interchange at Larapinta, June 2009.

Image © Trent Thomson

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign near Woogaroo Rd at Forest Lake approaching Centenary Hwy (M5), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Logan Mwy / Gateway Mwy Split:
ID sign at the interchange with Gateway Mwy Extension (M2) and Logan Motorway (Metroad 6) at Drewvale, June 2009. Metroad 6 has since been renumbered to M6.

Image © Trent Thomson

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Forest Lake approaching Centenary Hwy (M5), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign at Forest Lake approaching Centenary Hwy (M5), June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Centenary Highway Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at the Centenary Hwy (M5) interchange at Forest Lake, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on the off ramp to Centenary Hwy (M5) at Forest Lake, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign gantry over the on ramp from Centenary Hwy (M5) to Logan Mwy (M2) at Carole Park, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Freeway Green Advance Directional Sign:
Freeway green AD sign approaching Boundary Rd interchange in Carole Park, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Boundary Road Interchange:
Freeway green ID sign at the Boundary Rd interchange in Carole Park, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Boundary Road Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at the Boundary Rd interchange in Carole Park, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Carole Park approaching Brisbane Rd interchange, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Carole Park approaching Brisbane Rd interchange, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Supplemental Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Carole Park approaching Brisbane Rd interchange, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Brisbane Road Interchange:
Logan Mwy (M2) at the Brisbane Rd interchange at Gailes, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Viking Road Overpass:
Logan Mwy (M2) as it passes under Viking Rd in Gailes, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Entering Goodna:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) as it enters the suburb of Goodna, March 2012.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Mine St interchange at Goodna, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Mine St interchange at Goodna, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Mine St interchange at Goodna, June 2012. Click here for a photo of this location by Paul Rands from March 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Entering Redbank:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) as it enters the suburb of Redbank, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Mine Street Interchange:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) at the Mine St interchange in Redbank, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Riverview approaching the interchange with Cunningham Hwy (M15) and Brisbane Rd, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Riverview approaching the interchange with Cunningham Hwy (M15) and Brisbane Rd, June 2012.

Image © Justin Cozart

Brisbane Road / Cunningham Highway Interchange:
Ipswich Mwy (M2) at the interchange with Cunningham Hwy (M15) and Brisbane Rd in Riverview, June 2012. M2 become Warrego Hwy at this interchange.

Image © Justin Cozart

Click here for the continuation of M2 between Dinmore and Toowoomba

1 The State Road Network Map, 30 June 2008
2 Queensland Roads, Edition No 5, (Toowoomba Range Tunnels Report), March 2008
3 Logan City Council, Logan Regional History
4 Logan City Council, Logan 2026 City Directions
5 Leighton Holdings, 80 000 Trees Planted at Gateway Motorway Extension, 12 December 1996
6 Logan City
7 Ministerial Media Statement, Green light for vital new Logan Motorway link, 17 May 2006
8 Ministerial Media Statements, Mt Lindesay Highway on-ramp upgrade, 8 November 2006
9 QMR, Ipswich
10 Ministerial Media Statements, Paradise Found - Ahead of Time and Under Budget, 11 March 2007
11 Queensland Motorways Construction Update, Piling works commence on 13 October 2008: Gateway Extension Motorway, Kuraby, 10 October 2008
12 Trent Thomson
13 Ministerial Media Statements, Next Stage of Ipswich Motorway Underway, 30 June 2009

Last updated: 07-Feb-2019 21:18

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