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

Midland Highway Safety Works Package – Kings Meadows Roundabout

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2014 - Early 2015
Estimated Project Cost:$1,313,278
Australian Government Contribution:$1,050,622
Local Council/Shire:Launceston City Council
Corridor:Hobart - Burnie

Project Description

The project constructed a roundabout on the Midland Highway and the Kings Meadows Connector.


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 $1,313,278. The Australian Government contributed $1,050,622 and the Tasmanian Government $262,656.


Construction commenced on 28 November 2014 and was completed on 18 March 2015.

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Project details last updated: 2/08/2018