Bruce Freeway 8km delays, M1 congestion clears


9’s 4BC radio visitors reporter Olympia Kwitowski stated there have been no crashes or breakdowns inflicting the gradual journey, simply the sheer quantity of visitors.

“The M1 southbound delays lengthen from the Gateway Motorway merge at Eight Mile Plains all the way down to Helensvale, which is about 40 kilometres,” she stated earlier on Monday.

The view from a south-facing traffic camera on the M1 at Coomera about 11am on Monday.

The view from a south-facing visitors digital camera on the M1 at Coomera about 11am on Monday.Credit score:Division of Transport and Predominant Roads

“The Bruce Freeway northbound delays go for about 26 kilometres from the Pine River Bridge to Caboolture.

“Then it is okay for some time, however then the delays begin once more from the Glasshouse Mountains to Beerwah.

“It is actually strong on the Bruce Freeway, it is crawling, you will be fortunate to hit 20 km/h. On the M1, you’re transferring, simply slowly.”

Ms Kwitowski stated the M1 was high quality in the course of the Monday morning peak, however visitors began to construct up from about 10.30am onwards.

9, which owns this publication, is almost all proprietor of Macquarie Media, the broadcaster of 4BC.