Road Photos & Information: Queensland
Route Number   Myall Street, Elm Street, Cooroy-Noosa Road,  Beckmans Road, Eumundi Road, Eenie Creek Road, Heathland Drive, David Low Way, Edwards Street, Bradman Avenue, Duporth Avenue, Beach Road, Horton Parade, Aerodrome Road, Alexandra Parade, Mooloolaba Esplanade, Venning Street, Walan Street, Brisbane Road, Nicklin Way, Caloundra Road, Steve Irwin Way, Peachester Road & Kilcoy-Beerwah Road (State Route 6) - Glenview to Woodford

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General Information:

State Route 6 is an arterial route linking the Sunshine Coast hinterland with the coast. It's a mix of rural and suburban roadway, passing through farmland, bushland, rural, residential, commercial and light industrial areas.

The route takes a circuitous routing, and is not always the most direct route between towns.

Multiplexes along the route include:

History:

Click here for the former alignment between Woodford and Glenview

Woodford to Glenview   Glenview to Woodford
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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the junction with D'Aguilar Hwy (SR85) at Woodford, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on the northbound off ramp from Bruce Hwy (M1) approaching Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) and Caloundra Rd (SR6) at Glenview, April 2008.

Image © Rob Tilley

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the junction with D'Aguilar Hwy (SR85) at Woodford, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the Bruce Hwy (M1) interchange in Glenview, April 2008.

Image © Rob Tilley

Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Woodford, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the Bruce Hwy (M1) interchange in Glenview, April 2008.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stanmore approaching Nonmus Rd, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Start Steve Irwin Way:
Photographic style sign marking the beginning of Steve Irwin Way at Glenview, April 2007.

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Nonmus Road:
Corner of Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) and Nonmus Rd at Stanmore, August 2018.

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  Roys Road & Kilcoy-Beerwah Road:
Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) approaching Roys Rd and Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah, November 2009. SR6 turns right at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

High Crash Zone:
High crash zone signage at Cedarton, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID signs at the junction of Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24), Roys Rd and Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah, November 2009. SR6 turns right at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

Very Steep Climb:
Steep climb signage at Cedarton, August 2018.

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  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah approaching Roberts Rd and Simpson St roundabout, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Peachester approaching Maleny-Stanley River Rd, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the roundabout with Simpson St and Roberts Rd at Beerwah, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Maleny-Stanley River Road:
Corner of Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) and Maleny-Stanley River Rd, August 2018. SR6 is dual-named from this point, and is also known as Peachester Rd

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  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah, approaching Peachester Rd, November 2009. SR6 turns left at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Peachester, August 2018.

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  Peachester Road:
Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah at the Peachester Rd junction, November 2009.

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Stanley River:
Peachester Rd (SR6) as it crosses Stanley River via Elizabeth Grigor Bridge at Peachester, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Distance Sign:
RD sign as Kilcoy-Peachester Rd (SR6) leaves Beerwah, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Entering Peachester:
Peachester Rd (SR6) as it enters the town centre of Peachester, August 2018.

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  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Booroobin, approaching Maleny-Stanley River Rd, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

High Crash Zone Sign:
High crash zone signage at Peachester, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID fingerboard and length restriction sign at the corner of Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) and Maleny-Stanley River Rd at Booroobin, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Steep Winding Descent Sign:
Steep winding descent signage at Peachester, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Very Steep Descent:
Warning sign for very steep descent along Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Booroobin, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the corner Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) and Old Gympie Rd at Beerwah, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Distance Sign:
RD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Cedarton, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Peachester Rd (former SR6) and Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley


Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) approaching Nonmus Rd at Stanmore, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Peachester Road:
Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah at the Peachester Rd junction, August 2018.

Image © Rob Tilley


Stanmore Road:
Corner of Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) and Nonmus Rd at Stanmore, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Peachester Road:
Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah at the Peachester Rd junction, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching D'Aguilar Hwy (SR85 / TD29) at Woodford, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

Peachester Road:
Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah at the Peachester Rd junction, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the junction of D'Aguilar Hwy (SR85 / TD 29) at Woodford, November 2009. This is the southern terminus of SR6.

Image © Rob Tilley

Peachester Road:
Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah at the Peachester Rd junction, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

  Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign assembly at the junction of D'Aguilar Hwy (SR85 / TD 29) at Woodford, November 2009. This is the southern terminus of SR6.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) at Beerwah approaching Roberts Rd and Simpson St roundabout, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the roundabout with Simpson St and Roberts Rd at Beerwah, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Laurel Street:
AD style sign at the junction with Laurel St in Beerwah, November 2009.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd (SR6) approaching Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) and Roys Rd at Beerwah, November 2009. SR6 turns left at this junction.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Distance Sign:
RD sign on Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) at Beerwah, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) at Landsborough, approaching Caloundra St (TD23), January 2008.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Steve Irwin Way (SR6 / TD24) at Glenview approaching Mooloolah Connection Rd, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Reassurance Directional Sign:
RD sign that pre-dates the introduction of the Steve Irwin Way name at Glenview, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign approaching Bruce Hwy (M1) and Caloundra Rd (SR6) at Glenview, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Bruce Hwy (M1) and Caloundra Rd (SR6) at Glenview, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the interchange with Bruce Hwy (M1) and Caloundra Rd (SR6) at Glenview, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the interchange with Bruce Hwy (M1) and Caloundra Rd (SR6) at Glenview, April 2005.

Image © Rob Tilley

 

Click here for the continuation of State Route 6 between Maroochydore and Glenview

1 Nambour Chronicle
2 Tyler Bullock
3 Queensland Government, Ministerial Media Statements, Glass House Mountains Road to be Renamed in Honour of Steve Irwin, 27 September 2006
4 The Star Online, Australian road named for adventurer Steve Irwin, 2 January 2007
5 Queensland Government, Ministerial Media Statements, Roadside sign honours wildlife warrior, 18 April 2008.
6 Queensland Government, Ministerial Media Statements, Preliminary works begin for upgrade of section of Steve Irwin Way, 26 August 2008.
7 Queensland Government, Environment and Resource Management, Media Releases, Pioneering immigrant honoured in gully naming, 29 July 2011
8 Queensland Government, Ministerial Media Statements, Moving mountains to reconstruct Kilcoy-Beerwah Road, 18 January 2012

Last updated: 07 Nov 2019 13:07

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