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Bass Highway - Westbury Road Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2019 - Mid 2020
Estimated Project Cost:$2,359,000
Australian Government Contribution:$400,000
Local Council/Shire:Launceston City Council,Meander Valley Council
Corridor:Hobart - Burnie

Project Description

The project will construct a roundabout at the junction of Westbury Road and the Bass Highway access road to replace the existing T-intersection. The project will also construct two additional access roads adjoining the roundabout.


The project will reduce the frequency of crashes and deliver travel time savings at the junction of Westbury Road and the Bass Highway access Road.


The estimated cost of the project is $2,359,000. The Australian Government will contribute $400,000.


Construction is expected to commence in mid 2019 and be completed in mid 2020.

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Project details last updated: 26/09/2019