Department of State GrowthRoads for our Future

Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan

Epping Forest to Powranna

Epping Forest to Powranna

The works

This project will improve the safety of the section of road between Epping Forest to Powranna. Works will include road widening and extending sealed shoulders; two additional overtaking lanes in both directions; changes to existing overtaking lanes; improved junctions at Belle Vue Road and Powranna Road; and the provision of new turning facilities – at least – every three kilometres.

Current situation

The contract for these works has been awarded to Fulton Hogan Pty Ltd. Works will commence in November 2017, and will continue until March 2019. 

For the safety of road workers and road users, please obey all signs, reduce speed limits as required, and follow directions.

Site contact: Steve Eeles, Fulton Hogan Pty Ltd, phone 0436 467 349 or email: steve.eeles@fultonhogan.com.au

Design plans are currently available to view:

Belle Vue Road (PDF 17 MB)

Powranna Road (PDF 12 MB)

Belle Vue Road Junction (PDF 7 MB)

Powranna Road Junction (PDF 7 MB)

Current status

Under construction

Start of works

November 2017

Completion of works

Early 2019

More information

If you would like further information, please contact the Department of State Growth at road.projectenquiries@stategrowth.tas.gov.au