Motorists warned of Gold Coast road closures across weekend

A number of roads in Broadbeach will be closed over the next few days ahead of the 2022 ‘Blues on Broadbeach’ music festival.

Motorists are advised that travelling anywhere near the Broadbeach CBD during this event may result in delays.

The event is on from Thursday May 19 to Sunday May 22, with thousands of people expected to be flocking to the area.


Major Events Group Senior Sergeant Des Hearn said police will be present during the four-day event.

“Officers will be out to ensure everyone is having a safe and enjoyable time and there are only minimal disruptions to businesses and local residents.”

Police say they will also be monitoring and addressing any antisocial behaviour, particularly in regard to liquor offence.

Broadbeach road closures from 10:00pm on Thursday May 19 to 9:00am on Monday May 23:

  • Full road closure of Surf Parade between Victoria Avenue and Queensland Avenue
  • Full road closure of Victoria Avenue between Gold Coast Highway and Victoria Avenue
  • Local access only of Albert Avenue between Old Burleigh Road and Surf Parade