Peter Holt

25 roadworks you need to be aware of

NEED to know where the roadworks are around Tasmania for the next two weeks? 

Times of work varies from day work to night work, so check www.transport.tas.gov.au for more details. 

Plan your trip accordingly! 

Channel Highway - North of Margate

Workers will widen the Channel Highway, just north of Margate.

Barrack Street intersection

Traffic signals will be worked on at the intersection of Davey Street and Barrack Street, Wednesday, March 13.

Highland Lakes Road - Miena

Workers will be resurfacing Highland Lakes Road, from Thiessen Crescent to Marlborough Highway, from March 4 to 14. 

Hunterston

Workers will resurface Highland Lakes Road, north of Glovers Road from March 4 to 9.

Steppes

Resurfacing work on Highland Lakes Road, north of Interlaken Road will take place until March 9. 

Macquarie Street - Barrack Street intersection

Workers will fix traffic signals at the intersection of Macquarie Street and Barrack Street on March 14. 

Evans Street

Work on traffic signals at the intersection of Macquarie Street and Evans Street will happen on March 6. 

Midland Highway - Bridgewater Industrial Estate

Works will resurface the Midland Highway, on northbound lanes only at the Bridgewater Industrial Estate. 

On-ramp from Old Main Road

Works will resurface the Midland Highway, on the on-ramp from Old Main Road, Bridgewater until March 8. 

Roadworks continue to have a negative impact on businesses operating on Briggs Road, Raceview.
Roadworks continue to have a negative impact on businesses operating on Briggs Road, Raceview. David Nielsen

Bass Highway - Prospect

Workers will linemarking the eastbound lane of the Bass Highway, on the off-ramp to Westbury Road until March 7. 

East Tamar Highway - Bridport Road junction - Fourteen Mile Creek bridge

Wrokers will resurface and linemark the East Tamar Highway, from the Bridport Road junction to Fourteen Mile Creek bridge until March 12. 

Alanvale - Mowbray

Repair work to the southbound lanes of the East Tamar Highway, between the Alanvale and Mowbray interchanges, will happen until March 22. 

Esk Main Road - Fingal

Works resurfacing and linemarking Esk Main Road, between Russell Street and Heffords Road will take place until March 11. 

St Mary's Pass

Drainage works on Esk Main Road, between Tasman Highway and St Mary's Pass reserve on March 6 and 7. 

Elephant Pass Road

There will be drainage works on Esk Main Road, between Tasman Highway and Elephant Pass Road on March 6 and 7. 

Evandale Road -Evandale

Works to seal the shoulder of Evandale Road, from the Launceston Airport to Leighlands Road. The work is expected to be completed in March 2019.

Midland Highway - Campbell Town

Wroks to resurface and linemark the Midland Highway at Campbell Town, from the Red Bridge to the Hospital will happen until March 11.  

Tasman Highway -Bicheno

Repairs to the surface of the Tasman Highway, between Glen Gala Road and Coles Bay Road will take place on March 7 and 8. 

Tracey Joynson

Waterhouse Road Tomahawk - Gladstone

Works to seal Waterhouse Road between Tomahawk and Gladstone have started, and should be finished by the end of April 2019, weather permitting.

Bass Highway - Burnie

Bridge strengthening works wil happen on the Bass Highway at the Oakleigh Rail underpass, between Edwardes Street and Wilson Street, until April 18. 

Latrobe - Burnie

Repairs to the Bass Highway, from Latrobe to Burnie will happen until March 8. 

Cradle Mountain Road

Repairs to the road surface on Cradle Mountain Road, between Cradle Mountain Rangers Office and Ronney Creek will happen until March 8. 

Mersey Main Road

Works to repair Mersey Main Road, between Middle Road, Devonport and Railton Road, Kimberley will happen until March 8. 

Sheffield Road - Acacia Hills to Sheffield

Works to shoulder grading Sheffield Road, from Acacia Hills to Sheffield will happen until March 8. 

Spreyton - Barrington

Repairs to Sheffield Road, from Spreyton to Barrington will happen until March 8. 

Big Rigs

Mike keeps the trucks moving

Mike keeps the trucks moving

Parts man has serviced the region for amazing 47 years

Severe lack of parking bays on our highways

Severe lack of parking bays on our highways

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It's time to fix it yourselves

It's time to fix it yourselves

"If conditions aren't right, make noise or down tools”