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Brooker Highway - Elwick Road to Howard Road

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2016 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$32,806,382
Australian Government Contribution:$26,245,106
Local Council/Shire:Glenorchy City Council
Corridor:Hobart - Burnie

Project Description

The project has provided three lanes in each direction on the Brooker Highway from Elwick Road to Howard Road. The project has also realigned and signalised the intersection of Elwick Road and Goodwood Road and signalised the intersection at Howard Road.


The project is expected to ease congestion and improve traffic flow.


The cost of the project is $32,806,382. The Australian Government is contributing $26,245,106 and the Tasmanian Government $6,561,276.


Construction commenced on 21 January 2016 and was completed on 26 May 2017.

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Project details last updated: 3/10/2019