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 intending to undertake 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.

Esk Main Road - Shoulder Sealing

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

Esk Main Road - St Marys Pass Stabilisation Works 2016

The Tasmanian Government has recently undertaken a series of stabilisation works at St Marys Pass on Esk Main Road, to minimise the potential and impact of periodic road closures caused by slope instability including rock falls, falling trees and landslides.

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.

Grasstree Hill Road - East Derwent Highway to Sugarloaf Road - Road Reinstatement

The Tasmanian Government is undertaking rehabilitation works to improve the surface of the road along a 1.4 km section of Grasstree Hill Road.

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 Highway - Glendevie Hills Climbing Lanes

The Tasmanian Government has recently completed works to provide overtaking opportunities on the Huon Highway between Dover and Geeveston.

Huon Summerleas Interchange upgrade

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

Highland Lakes Road - Miena to Liawenee

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funding under the Roads for our Future program to continue sealing work along Highland Lakes Road.

Lyell Highway Road Reinstatement - south of Ouse

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funding for rehabilitation work to be undertaken on the Lyell Highway.

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.