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

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

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.

Benefits

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

Funding

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

Timetable

The project is expected to commence in early 2021 and be completed by mid 2022.

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Project details last updated: 23/04/2021