The front of the Hi-Way Units Motel along Nebo Rd, Mackay was demolished to make way for an upgrade. Picture: Heidi Petith
The front of the Hi-Way Units Motel along Nebo Rd, Mackay was demolished to make way for an upgrade. Picture: Heidi Petith

REVEALED: Exciting future for fenced off Nebo Rd motel

THE Nebo Rd side of the Hi-Way Units Motel has been demolished to make way for an exciting upgrade.

The Daily Mercury can reveal there will be a restaurant built in its place with a bar, reception and takeaway counter and expansive glass windows.

Plans for a new restaurant at the Hi-Way Units Motel at 215 Nebo Rd, Mackay.
Plans for a new restaurant at the Hi-Way Units Motel at 215 Nebo Rd, Mackay.

It will adjoin the existing hotel with a disabled carpark and entrance off Webberley St.

 

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The proposed L-shaped designed restaurant boasts 155sq m of dining space and also has a counter offering takeaway.

Plans for a new restaurant at the Hi-Way Units Motel at 215 Nebo Rd, Mackay.
Plans for a new restaurant at the Hi-Way Units Motel at 215 Nebo Rd, Mackay.

On the outside, there is a covered entrance and gabled roofs.

 

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The landscaping proposal features hardwood timber posts of varying heights as well as tropical planting including palms, crotons, cordylines, heliconias, climbers and succulents.

The front of the Hi-Way Units Motel facing Nebo Rd has been demolished to make way for the restaurant. Picture: Heidi Petith
The front of the Hi-Way Units Motel facing Nebo Rd has been demolished to make way for the restaurant. Picture: Heidi Petith

The motel at 215 Nebo Rd is owned by Cheuk and Zhang Trading Pty Ltd which has an address registered at North Lakes in Brisbane.