Transport

Big deliveries planned for new wind farm

Around 372 oversize loads – wind turbine towers, blades, nacelles and other components – will be transported almost 200 kilometres from Burnie to the wind farm site. With an average of four trucks per day, deliveries are expected to take around six months to complete.

View our Transport Fact Sheet for more information.

Transport schedule

Oversize items will be transported to site between the hours of 3am and 11am, Monday to Saturday, or six days of the week. Deliveries will not occur on Sundays and Public Holidays.

View our delivery schedule for the week commencing 11 November 2019.

View our delivery schedule for the week commencing 4 November 2019.

Transport Route

Oversize items will be transported on trucks 193km along an approved route from the Port of Burnie to the Granville Harbour Wind Farm site.

Estimated times of departure from key locations – please note these timings are subject to change.

Big things can’t be rushed

With a level of development never before seen across Tasmania, the Department of State Growth has created a video about staying safe when big things are on the road.

Impacted roads
Impacted roads
Burnie to Wind Farm Site Bass Highway
Massy-Greene Drive
Old Surrey Road
Ridgley Highway
Murchison Highway
Anthony Road
Zeehan Highway
Heemskirk Road

For more information, including advice on watching the big moves, please visit the DSG website.

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