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Huon Highway – Summerleas Road Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:February 2017 - Mid 2018
Estimated Project Cost:$21,875,000
Australian Government Contribution:$17,500,000
Local Council/Shire:Kingborough Council

Project Description

The project will upgrade the intersection of the Huon Highway and Summerleas Road.


The project will improve safety and travel times along the Huon Highway.


The estimated cost of the project is $21.875 million. The Australian Government is contributing $17.5 million and the Tasmanian Government $4.375 million.


Construction commenced in February 2017 and is expected to be completed in mid 2018.

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Project details last updated: 10/03/2017