The Tasmanian Government has responded to community feedback about a proposed overpass on the Bass Highway at Leith and will instead pursue other upgrade options to provide safer access to the highway from two existing junctions.
Works are now underway on the first of three key junction upgrades to be rolled out in Tasmania’s north over the next three months.
Construction is now underway on safety upgrades near Rocky Cape, as part of works on the the Bass Highway between Wynyard and Marrawah in Tasmania.
Bass Highway upgrades between Wynyard and Marrawah are a step closer with the release of the Tasmanian Government's long term strategy.
The Tasmanian State budget 2019/20 includes an investment of over $1.6 billion to maintain momentum for job creating infrastructure.
The Liberal Party has announced a $40 million commitment to improving road safety and traffic congestion on the Bass Highway.