|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Late 2014 - Early 2016
|Estimated Project Cost:||$5,968,694
|Australian Government Contribution:||$4,774,955
|Local Council/Shire:||Southern Midlands Council
|Corridor:||Hobart - Burnie
The project widened shoulders and installed wire rope barriers on the Midland Highway south of Kempton.
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 $5,968,694. The Australian Government contributed $4,774,955 and the Tasmanian Government $1,193,739.
Construction commenced on 12 December 2014 and was completed on 30 April 2016.
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Project details last updated: 3/10/2019