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Tasmania is now a much stronger, prouder and more confident place.

Our Plan to Build Your Future is about taking our State to the next level by ensuring everyone benefits from a stronger economy, more jobs and improved services.

In Franklin that means investing more in schools and health services, building the infrastructure our growing state needs and supporting community and sporting organisations that are at the heart of local communities.

Projects for the next four years include:


Greater Hobart Traffic Vision - $30.8 M* including:

  • Fifth lane on the Southern Outlet;
  • Hobart Couplet; and
  • Bus priority measures.

Illawarra Primary School - $2.7 M*

Taroona High School - $4.8 M*

Snug Primary School - $2.5 M

Cockle Creek improved infrastructure - $800,000

Road package to support Tasmania’s Visitor economy - $15.5 M including:

  • Arve Road;
  • Bruny Island Main Road works and infrastructure fund; and
  • Hastings Cave Road.

State Road Upgrades - $6.4 M> including:

  • Channel Highway Diversion Huonville;
  • Channel Highway/Howden intersection; and
  • Huon Highway/Sandfly Intersection.

Rehabilitation of the Franklin foreshore - $750,000

Alonnah Hall upgrade, Bruny Island - $150,000

Cygnet Football Club ground lighting - $69,000

Kingborough & Huon Business Enterprise Centre - $100,000

Huon River foreshore shared pathway feasibility study - $80,000

Woodbridge Jetty Replacement - $600,000

Huon Valley Mountain Bike feasibility study - $80,000


Montagu Bay Primary School - $1.8 M

Southern Support School - $4.3 M

New Southern Remand Centre and Risdon Prison shared facilities upgrade - $79.3 M

New Trades and Water Centre of Excellence - $7 M

Hobart Airport Interchange - $27 M>*

Establishment of a new Derwent River Ferry Service - $2 M*

State Road upgrades - $23 M> including:

  • East Derwent Highway duplication;
  • Richmond Road upgrades; and
  • Tasman Highway access ramps Rosny.

Redevelopment of the Alma St Seniors Centre - $250,000

Young Leaders of Tasmania - $225,000

Risdon Vale Bike Collective - $190,000

Business East - $100,000

Motorcycle Tas - $160,000

> Includes Australian Government funding * funding that is part of a larger project ~ over five years ^ over six years