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

Works began in November 2017.


Site contact: Steve Eeles, SEQ & Stakeholder Manager Tasmania, phone 0436 467 349, email:

Design plans:

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

Mid 2019

More information

If you would like further information, please contact the Department of State Growth at