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

Tasmanian Roads Package - Evandale Main Road Duplication – Launceston Airport to Breadalbane Roundabout

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Late 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$16,729,538
Australian Government Contribution:$13,383,630
Local Council/Shire:Launceston City Council

Project Description

The project will construct approximately 1.8km of new dual carriageway along Evandale Main Road from Launceston Airport to Breadalbane Roundabout including upgrades to key intersections and selected safety upgrades.


  • Reduced travel times
  • Lower vehicle operating costs
  • Lower accident rates
  • Higher business productivity


The Australian Government will contribute up to $13.4 million and the Tasmanian Govenment up to $3.3 million towards this project.


This project commenced in March 2021 and was completed October 2022. 

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Project details last updated: 1/11/2022