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Bass Highway - Wynyard Intersection Upgrades

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2018 - Early 2019
Estimated Project Cost:$2,875,000
Australian Government Contribution:$2,300,000
Local Council/Shire:Waratah/Wynyard Council

Project Description

The project will upgrade several intersections crossing the Bass Highway near Wynyard to mitigate the risk of serious crashes at high-risk junctions in the area.


The project will improve safety, increase access and reduce travel times for road users.


The estimated cost of the project is $2,875,000. The Australian Government is contributing up to $2,300,000 and the Tasmanian Government is contributing up to $575,000.


Construction has commenced in February 2018 and is expected to be completed in early 2019.

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Project details last updated: 28/09/2018