Legacy Way is a 4.6 kilometre twin tunnel connecting the Western Freeway at Toowong with Brisbane’s Inner City Bypass at Kelvin Grove.
The tunnel has four lanes, two inbound and two outbound, connecting AirportlinkM7 and Clem7 (via Inner City Bypass) to Brisbane’s western suburbs.
The tunnel’s name honours the men and women of the Australian Defence Force and their families. One cent from every toll collected on Legacy Way is donated to Legacy Australia.
The tunnel’s world-class safety features include:
- overheight detection systems
- extensive CCTV coverage
- advanced fire safety system
- air quality monitoring in and outside the tunnel
Legacy Way opened to traffic in June 2015.
Transurban Queensland bought this tunnel in 2014. It is 62.5 per cent Transurban owned and is under concession until 2065.
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