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Route Number   Gold Coast Highway (State Route 2) - Surfers Paradise to Helensvale - Former Alignment: Surfers Paradise to Labrador

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The Gold Coast Highway is the former Pacific Highway route between the NSW border and Helensvale.

The route is a mix of divided and undivided urban highway, which passes mostly along the coast, right through the heart of the Gold Coast. The route passes through light industrial areas, as well as commercial, residential and tourist areas.

History:

This page concentrates on the former alignment between Surfers Paradise and Labrador

Labrador to Biggera Waters   Biggera Waters to Labrador
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Entering Labrador:
Former 2-lane alignment as it enters Labrador, near Marine Pde, March 2006.

Image © Paul Rands

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Marine Pde in Labrador, July 2007.

Image © Paul Rands

Labrador:
Gold Coast Hwy (SR2) when it was a 2-lane alignment, passing through Labrador, March 2006.

Image © Paul Rands

  marine Parade:
Corner Marine Parade and Gold Coast Highway (SR2) at Labrador, March 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign near Parker St, approaching Marine Pde in Labrador, March 2006.

Image © Paul Rands

  Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign at Labrador, near Parker St, July 2007.

Image © Paul Rands

Marine Parade:
Gold Coast Hwy (SR2) as it veers left, past Marine Pde in Labrador, March 2006.

Image © Paul Rands

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Labrador approaching Marine Pde, July 2007.

Image © Paul Rands

      Reassurance Directional Sign:
RD sign on Gold Coast Hwy (SR2) when it was split into a one way system using Ferny Av for northbound traffic and Surfers Paradise Blvd for southbound traffic, Main Beach, March 2005.

Image © Michael Greenslade

      Main Beach:
Gold Coast Hwy (SR2) when it was split into a one way system using Ferny Av for northbound traffic and Surfers Paradise Blvd for southbound traffic, approaching Pandanus Av, Main Beach, March 2005.

Image © Michael Greenslade

1 Transport and Main Roads, Queensland state-controlled roads and region maps, South Coast Region: front
2 Transport and Main Roads, From Bulldust to Beef Roads and Beyond: Main Roads –The first 50 years
3 Transport and Main Roads, Head Office Mapping Section, via email correspondence.
4 Transport and Main Roads, Projects, Gold Coast Highway - Labrador Government Road to Stevens Street Upgrade

Last updated: 04-Aug-2019 0:13

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