Department of State GrowthTransport

Road Projects

Bass Highway - Cooee to Wynyard Planning Study

The Department is undertaking a planning study along the Bass Highway between Cooee and Wynyard to identify areas to improve the highway reliability and safety.

Bass Highway - Latrobe Junctions Safety Improvements

The Australian and Tasmanian Governments have allocated funding for safety improvements to be implemented at a number of junctions on the Bass Highway, Latrobe.

Bass Highway - Wynyard Junctions Safety Improvements

The Tasmanian and Australian Governments have committed funding for safety improvements to be made at a number of junctions on the Bass Highway, Wynyard.

Bass Highway - Leith Overpass

The Department of State Growth is currently investigating options to construct an overpass across the Bass Highway, Leith.

Bridge Replacement Works 2018/19

The Department of State Growth is committed to strengthening and replacing Tasmanian bridges on key routes to retain services for heavy vehicle freight and community access.

Bridge Strengthening Works 2018/19

The Bridge Strengthening Works 2018/19 are part of the Department's routine bridge maintence program.

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.

East Tamar Highway - Mowbray Connector - Intersection Upgrade

The Department of State Growth will soon start works to upgrade the East Tamar Highway - Mowbray Connector.

The Freight Access Bridge Upgrades program

The Freight Access Bridge Upgrades Program will upgrade state road bridges in order to allow for high-productivity freight vehicles (HPFV).

Highland Lakes Road

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funds to continue sealing work along Highland Lakes Road.

Hobart Airport Interchange

The Tasmanian and Australian governments have committed $30 million to construct a four-lane interchange that will replace the Hobart Airport roundabout.

Huon Highway - Shoulder Sealing

The Tasmanian Government has allocated funding for shoulder sealing to be undertaken on the Huon Highway from Fleurtys Road to Shipwrights Point in Port Huon.

Huon Highway Summerleas Road Intersection Upgrade

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

Illawarra Road - west of Bishopsbourne Road

The Tasmanian Government has committed funding to upgrade Illawarra Road on a 1.5 km section of road west of Bishopsbourne Road.

Lyell Highway Shoulder Sealing - Ouse to Strickland Road

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

Midland Highway Safety Upgrades

Murchison Highway - 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 Master Plan examines the current traffic related issues for road users travelling between Cambridge and Richmond.

Southern Outlet Fifth Lane

Building a fifth lane on the Southern Outlet between Kingston and Hobart is a key aspect of the Tasmanian Government’s Greater Hobart Traffic Solution.

Tasman Highway - Apsley River Bridge - Bridge Replacement

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