Batemans Bay Bridge

Contact Details

Wally Hirsch
Regional Manager Illawarra/South East
+61 42 700 0719

  Locations: NSW Australia
  Project Value: $274 Million
  Project Status: Preparing for major works, minor earthworks, set up of casting yard, utility works.
  Project Owner John Holland Pty Ltd

Project Details

Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has appointed John Holland Pty Ltd (John Holland) to construct the new Batemans Bay Bridge over the Clyde River.

The Project will provide better traffic conditions for road traffic on the Princes Hwy by duplicating the crossing from a 2 lane existing bridge to a 4 lane new bridge.

The Project consists of the construction of a new bridge over the Clyde River at Batemans Bay and associated roadworks.

  • Utility diversions to enable roadworks and bridgeworks
  • Road diversions to enable abutment construction
  • Construction of a new bridge on Northern side of Existing
  • Upgrade to existing round a bouts on Eastern side of Clyde River (Old Punt Rd and Princes Hwy)
  • Demolition of existing bridge once new bridge is completed and operational
  • Establishment of a precast yard in Mogo for the casting of segments near Batemans Bay Bridge

The process for procurement involves:

  1. A package is issued to tenderers containing relevant documents for pricing and a closing date for when tenders are to be submitted by.
  2. Tenderers submit their pricing and documentation before the closing date and the John Holland team reviews all tenders received.
  3. Tenderers that offer competitive proposals are called or invited to the Batemans Bay Bridge Site Office for a meeting.
  4. Once a tenderer has been chosen, John Holland issues out a contract and any other relevant documentation to be completed before work can commence.
  5. Tenderers are required to attend a site induction for a few hours prior to commencing any on-site work.

Any Capability Statements will be highly preferred.


Work Packages

There are currently no open work packages for this project.
Note: The closing date/s for expressions of interest shown below are subject to change.

Minor Earthworks15 Mar 201925 Mar 2019 
Minor earthworks across the job where required.
Media and Photography 

Full scope has been awarded to:


19 Burri Point Road
Guerilla Bay, NSW
Australia 2536

Filming and photography to document the progression of the Batemans Bay Bridge project including still progress pictures and time-lapse videos.
Permanent Gates 

Full scope has been awarded to:


11 Murphy Place
Narooma, NSW
Australia 2546
Phone: +61 02 4476 2849

1. Manufacture/supply, delivery and installation of an entry swing gate with hinges and gate posts for the pre-cast construction yard at Mogo
2. Supply (not including installation) of additional gate posts and hinges to allow relocation of existing swing farm gates on site by our operatives.
Waste Pump Out 

Full scope has been awarded to:

Eurobodalla Coast Pumpouts

8 Apple Berry Place
North Batemans Bay, NSW
Australia 2536

Removal of all liquid waste on a frequent basis (exact frequency tbc) in ablution blocks in the Batemans Bay Bridge Precast Yard located in Mogo for duration of precast yard use. There will be 2 x ablution blocks to pump out. The pump-out truck to pull-up in the shoulder, connect and pump out.
Anti-Graffiti Coating08 Jul 201922 Jul 2019 
Supply and/or application of over 1000m2 of anti-graffiti paint.
Batemans Bay Bridge - Any Opportunities11 Apr 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for any opportunities that may arise for this project.
Boilermaker15 Mar 201926 Mar 2019 
1. Site boiler maker (dual skilled as a rigger preferred).
2. Welding of gantry crane rails.
3. Setting of ground rails for pre-cast cells (moulds). This includes setting rails in concrete recesses and welding locating saddles prior to concrete pours.
4. Assist jig and casting cell (mould) installation.
5. Rigger activities as required.
Flood Warning System06 May 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity
Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring22 Jul 201905 Aug 2019 
General Scope:
Supply and installation of Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring including, but not limited to:
- Settlement Plate Components
- Inclimometers
- Vibrating Wire Piezometers
- Single Tube Hydrostatic Profile Gauges
- Magnetic Extensometers
- Standpipe Piezometers
- Data Loggers (with cable)

Tenders that aren't able to offer / install all items listed above are still encouraged to express interest.
Geotextiles28 Nov 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity
Haulage And Disposal25 Nov 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity
Marine Lighting and Signage08 Jul 201918 Jul 2019 
Supply and installation of Permanent Marine Lighting & Signage in accordance with RMS Specification 3400 and other relevant specs. More detailed scope to be provided to selected tenderers.
Plant Hire15 Mar 201929 Mar 2019 
1. Excavators (1.5 - 50T)
2. Front end loaders
3. Articulated dump trucks
4. Backhoes
5. Bobcats
6. Pozi Tracks
7. Roller - Smooth Drum
8. Water trucks (10,000L - 40,000L)
9. Dozers
10. Tippers
11. Graders
12. Truck and Dogs
13. Tilt Trays

Ideally tenderers to be able to offer both Wet and Dry Hire options.
Precast Architectural Panels01 Jun 201922 Jul 2019 
Express interest for this opportunity.
Supply And Installation Of Navigation Lights And Buoys01 Jun 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity.
Supply of Bolts and Fasteners08 Jul 201918 Jul 2019 
Supply of bolts and fasteners as per RMS Specifications for:
- Anchor bolt assemblies for precast parapets on Batemans Bay Bridge and retaining walls
- Anchor bolt assemblies for traffic railings on median barrier and retaining walls
- Bolt assemblies for fixing brackets on median barrier and retaining walls
- Bolt assemblies and hangars for suspended bridge drainage
- Bolt assemblies for abutment trough drains
- Bolt assemblies for suspended trough drain
- Bolt assemblies for expansion of joint flashing

More detailed scope to be provided to selected tenderers.
T-Whalf06 Aug 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity.
Viewing Platform Remedial Works01 Jun 201930 Jun 2020 
Express interest for this opportunity.