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

Tasmanian Roads Package - Bridport Road freight efficiency and safety upgrades

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2023 - Mid 2027
Estimated Project Cost:$20,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$16,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Dorset Council,George Town Council

Project Description

This project will deliver targeted freight efficiency and safety upgrades on Bridport Road located in the far north east of Tasmania.



  • Improved freight productivity and access to freight gateways.
  • Improved road safety for all road users.
  • Improved efficiency and network reliability.


The Australian Government has committed $16 million towards the project.


Construction is expected to commence late 2023 and be completed by mid 2027.

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Project details last updated: 23/11/2022