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The natural choice for business

Transport, postal & warehousing

BUSINESSES SEE THE TWEED AS A PLACE WHERE THEY CAN HARNESS THE OPPORTUNITIES OF BEING BASED CLOSE TO NATIONALLY IMPORTANT TRANSPORT ROUTES OF ROAD, SEA AND AIR.

The Tweed is strategically located right on the Queensland border, with over 7000 heavy vehicle movements every day. There are two major highway service centres at Chinderah; both of these interchanges have B-double parking, diesel refuelling points and driver rest areas.

A north and southbound service centre provide access to Tweed Valley Way, which services Murwillumbah and the rural areas of the Tweed Valley and has connections further west to Kyogle and Lismore.

The Tweed is home to well-established and experienced transport companies, ensuring reliable movement of goods in and out of the region.

Both the Chinderah interchanges are significant as emerging transport hubs. The table below shows distances and travel times between key transport facility locations and Chinderah.

Centre
Distance
Est.travel time

Gold Coast Airport
12km
≈10 mins

Yatala Industrial Park
45km
≈40 mins

Murwillumbah Industrial Estate
15km
≈14 mins

Brisbane Airport
115km
1½ hrs

Port of Brisbane
112km
1½ hrs

Brisbane CBD
106km
1½ hrs

Sydney CBD
850km
10 hrs

Tweed’s ‘connectivity’

Tweed Shire is exceptionally well located. It is a 1.5 hour drive from Brisbane, minutes from the Gold Coast Airport and only a one hour flight from Sydney. It also has excellent highway access linking to these destinations.

Gold Coast Airport is one of Australia’s fastest growing airports and the fifth busiest international airport in the country, with over 6.5 million passengers travelling to and from destinations across Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

This connectivity makes the Tweed an extremely attractive location for business.

goldcoastairport.com.au