Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Midland Highway Safety Works Package – Mud Walls Road Junction Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2015 - Early 2015
Estimated Project Cost:$658,608
Australian Government Contribution:$526,886
Local Council/Shire:Southern Midlands Council
Corridor:Hobart - Burnie

Project Description

The project extended the existing left hand deceleration turn lane and provided new traffic islands on the Midland Highway at Mud Walls Road.


The project achieved a 3 Star AusRAP Safety Rating on this section of the Midland Highway. The project improved saftey, capacity and overtaking opportunities.


The cost of the project was $658,608. The Australian Government contributed $526,886 and the Tasmanian Government $131,722.


Construction commenced on 2 March 2015 and was completed on 15 April 2015.

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Project details last updated: 22/05/2018