|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Late 2014 - Early 2016
|Estimated Project Cost:||$5,914,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$4,731,200
|Local Council/Shire:||Southern Midlands Council
|Corridor:||Hobart - Burnie
The project improved curve alignments, installed wire rope barriers, widened shoulders, removed roadside hazards and constructed new turning facilities on the Midland Highway south of Tunbridge.
The project achieved a 3 Star AusRAP Safety Rating on this section of the Midland Highway. The project improved safety, capacity and overtaking opportunities.
The cost of the project was $5,914,000. The Australian Government contributed $4,731,200 and the Tasmanian Government $1,182,800.
Construction commenced on 10 December 2014 and was completed on 6 April 2016.
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Project details last updated: 2/08/2018