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Tasman Highway Sideling Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2022 - Late 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$50,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$40,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Dorset Council

Project Description

Upgrades to the Tasman Highway Sideling Track in the northern electorate of Bass are yet to be determined.


Upgrades are expected to improve freight productivity and reduce freight costs for the north-east agricultural sector.


The estimated cost of the project is $50 million. The Australian Government is contributing $40 million and the Tasmanian Government $10 million.


Construction is expected to commence in mid 2022 with construction expected to be completed by late 2023.


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Project details last updated: 17/08/2020