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

Huon Highway and Sandfly Road Junction Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Late 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$7,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$5,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Kingborough Council

Project Description

This project will include upgrades to improve safety at the busy junction at the Huon Highway and Sandfly Road.


This project will improve road safety for all road users, improve efficiency and network reliability and accessibility and connectivity of road networks.


The Australian Government is contributing $5 million and the Tasmanian Government $2 million to this project.


Construction commenced in February 2021 and was completed by September 2021.

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Project details last updated: 29/09/2021