• Funding program Investment Road and Rail Program
  • Status Under construction
  • Transport mode Road
  • Expected start/finish Late 2020 - Mid 2026
  • Estimated project cost $116,090,808
  • Australian Government contribution $92,872,646
  • Local Council/Shire Clarence City Council,Sorell Council
  • State TAS

Project description

Upgrades to priority locations between Hobart Airport and Southern Sorell, including duplication between Hobart Airport Interchange and the Midway Point Causeway, Midway Point intersection upgrade, and construction of a Sorell Bypass.

Benefits

Upgrades to the corridor are expected to reduce travel time and provide a safer, more reliable transport solution for commuters and visitors travelling to and from Hobart.

Funding

The Australian Government will contribute up to $92.9 million and the Tasmanian Government up to $23.2 million for this project.

Timetable

Construction commenced in November 2020 and is expected to be completed by mid 2026.

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