Tradies and Subbies for Library & Admin Centre (incl DRC)

Welcome Tradies & Subbies!

The Fraser Coast Regional Council, in partnership with the Australian Government, is building a better lifestyle for Hervey Bay, turning Pialba, Hervey Bay and its surrounds into a revitalised world-class town centre and civic hub. The vision from the Master Plan has been endorsed by Council, and planning for constuction is underway. National construction company asen Yuncken

Any local tradies or subbies wanting to find out more about how they can get involved in this project are encouraged to contact Hansen Yuncken directly at

An information pack is provided for you under the heading Document Library.

Council gives no representation or undertaking that, any business will be contacted by a the head contractor. Furthermore, the successful Head Contractor not Council will be responsible for selecting subcontractors and suppliers for the New Library and Administration Centre (including Disaster Resilience Centre).

The Hervey Bay Library & Administration Centre (incorporating a Disaster Resilience Centre) project includes the following general scope of works.

  • The construction and fit-out of the building (accommodate approximately 9,000sqm of total functional building area and additional car parking spaces). The key functional building elements including:
    • Basement parking
    • Regional Library
    • Customer service centre
    • Disaster resilience centre
    • Council chambers
    • Administration offices.
  • Associated and supporting building engineering services infrastructure.
  • A landscaping and public realm scheme for the site including soft and hard landscaping, external lighting, external features, and wayfinding signage.
  • Art and public internal wayfinding and signage inclusive of Indigenous components.
  • External activation of the street scape areas and entrances into the facility; and
  • Integration of the building/site with the Master Plan concepts and scenarios.

The first sod was turned at the site of the new Hervey Bay Library & Council Admin Centre last week.

The transformation of Hervey Bay’s city centre is officially underway!

Local company Kirbro Contracting Pty Ltd to construct new car park in city centre

The car park between the Hervey Bay PCYC and the current Hervey Bay Library building will be extended to provide more parking spaces ahead of the construction of a new Hervey Bay City Centre community hub.

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Businesses are not to engage with Council including its employees, Councillors, consultants or agents to discuss any aspect of the Registration of Interest (ROI), other than the nominated contact for the ROI. If Councillors, Council employees, consultants or agents acting on behalf of Council are contacted by businesses or their representatives, it may disqualify the ROI. Councillors and Council employees, consultants or agents are to notify the procurement team/probity advisor immediately if they are approached by businesses in this manner.