Request For Quotations
Douglas Shire Council invites quotations from suitably qualified and experienced landscape specialists to design and construct landscape gardens at the roundabout entrance to Port Douglas, Captain Cook highway, Port Douglas Road intersection.
The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) has announced that funds will be made available for Douglas Shire Council to use for landscaping at this location.
The recent intersection upgrade completed by TMR in late 2013 now includes the roundabout and approaches, providing a safe entry point / gateway to Port Douglas. These works have generated keen community and stakeholders’ interest by providing the opportunity to create a unique entrance statement at this location.
Council is seeking to outsource the services of a landscape specialist that can demonstrate their ability to carry out the services according to the required criteria.
The quotations are invited from well-reputed companies (contractors) for the supply of:
- Concept landscape design plans to a professional standard that can be utilised for public display consultation purposes.
- The construction of the landscape works /project as per approved concept plans
The works are to be completed by December 31, 2014.
The Request for Quotations (RFQ) Information pack can be obtained form the Douglas Shire Council Administration Building located at 64-66 Front St, Mossman, QLD 4873, or downloaded from below.
The completed quotations along with all required information as requested in the RFQ must be received by DSC by 4.30pm Thursday, September 4, 2014.
The acquisition of all goods , services , equipment and construction contracts will be conducted as per Council’s procurement policy and adherence to the “Sound contracting principles ” as stipulated in the Local Government Act 2009, section 104.
Quote Request Form – Part A
Respondent’s Submission Form – Part B
2006 Douglas Shire Planning Scheme – Landscaping Code
2006 Douglas Shire Planning Scheme – Policy No 7
Douglas Shire Key Localities Map
FNQROC Development Principles
FNQROC Landscaping Design Manual
FNQROC Landscaping Specifications
S4210C-FNQROC-Street Tree Planting
S4220A-FNQROC-Landscape Mounding Standard Drawing
S4300D-FNQROC-Log Barrier Fencing and Timber Bollards
S4340C-FNQROC-Timber Bench Seat
S4380-FNQROC-Garden Bed Edging
S9010A-FNQROC-Park Access Gate Standard Drawing
S4110A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Tree Grate Type 1
S4010A-CRC-Typical Planting Plan – Plant Schedule
S4020A-CRC-Typical Hard Landscape Plan
S4120A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Footpath Planter Type A
S4130A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Footpath Planter Type B
S4140A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Footpath Planter Type C
S4150A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Footpath Planter Type D
S4160A-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Footpath Planter Type E
S4200A-CRC-Verge Landscaping Guidelines – Tree Planting Setout
S4210A-CRC-Urban Street Tree Planting
S4220A-CRC-Car Park Tree Planting
S4310B-CRC-Landscaping Guidelines – Timber Bollard