Department of State GrowthTransport

Road Projects

Algona Road, Blackmans Bay - Opal Drive and Crystal Downs Drive - Roundabout

In 2016 the Tasmanian Government secured co-funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Programme for the construction of a roundabout at the junction of Algona Road, Opal Drive and Crystal Downs Drive in Blackmans Bay.

Boyer Road - Serenity Drive Junction - Junction Improvements

The Department of State Growth is currently undertaking junction improvements at the intersection of Boyer Road and Serenity Drive.

Brooker Highway Junction Upgrades

The Australian and Tasmanian Governments are jointly funding a project to upgrade the Brooker Highway junctions at Howard Road, Goodwood and Elwick Road.

Bruny Island - Neck Improvements

The Tasmanian Government has committed to improving the condition of approximately 2.5km section of road at the Neck on Bruny Island.

Channel Highway - Bonnet Hill Safety Improvements

The Tasmanian Government has committed funding to improve the safety for all road users travelling along the Channel Highway in Bonnet Hill.

Channel Highway - north of Margate

The Tasmanian State Government is undertaking safety improvements on the Channel Highway just north of Margate.

Esk Main Road - Shoulder Sealing

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funding for shoulder sealing and line marking work to be undertaken on Esk Main Road.

East Tamar Highway North of Fourteen Mile Creek - Embankment Stabilisation

The Department of State Growth is undertaking bank stabilisation work in the Road Reserve on the East Tamar Highway approximately one kilometre north of Fourteen Mile Creek.

Flood Recovery Works 2016

Widespread flooding and storms during June and July 2016 resulted in damage to a number of roads and bridges on the State road network. The majority of repairs are now complete.

Highland Lakes Road - Miena to Liawenee

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funds under the Roads for our Future program to continue sealing work along Highland Lakes Road (Lake Secondary Road).

Huon Summerleas Interchange upgrade

The Australian and Tasmanian Governments are jointly funding a project to upgrade the Huon Highway / Summerleas Road intersection.

Lyell Highway Shoulder Sealing - South of Hamilton

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funding from the Safer Roads Program and Road Safety Levy for shoulder sealing to be undertaken on the Lyell Highway.

Main Street - Bridport - Emily Street to Brid River - Roadworks

The Department of State Growth is currently undertaking road improvements on Main Street, Bridport, also known as Waterhouse Developmental Road.

Midland Highway Safety Upgrades

Murchison Highway - Anthony Road to Cradle Mountain Road - Road Improvements

The Australian and Tasmanian governments have allocated funding to continue upgrading the Murchison Highway under the Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Programme.

Richmond Road Master Plan

The Department of State Growth is undertaking an assessment of current traffic related issues for road users travelling between Cambridge and Richmond.

Slip and Bank Stabilisation Rock cuttings - Various Sites

Slip and bank stabilisation work will be occurring in the Road Reserve at various sites across the State Road Network.

Southern Outlet Olinda Grove Interchange - Deceleration Lane

The Department of State Growth is undertaking work to extend and widen the existing deceleration lane on the city bound approach to the Southern Outlet / Olinda Grove interchange.

Tasman Highway - Apsley River Bridge - Bridge Replacement

The Tasmanian Government has committed funding to replace the Apsley River Bridge (also known as the Lilla Villa Bridge) on the Tasman Highway.

Tasman Highway - Louisville Road - Right Turn Lane

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funds to undertake junction improvements at the intersection of the Tasman Highway and Louisville Road, Orford.

Tasman Highway - Mornington Interchange - Westbound Off-ramp Extension

The Tasmanian Government has committed funding to extend the westbound off-ramp from the Tasman Highway to the Mornington Interchange by approximately 250 metres.

Tasman Highway - Sheas Creek Bridge - Bridge Replacement

The Tasmanian Government has committed funding to replace Sheas Creek Bridge on the Tasman Highway at Orford.