Tasmania Police urge motorists to be cautious

Tasmania Police are urging motorists to be cautious on the state’s roads as icy conditions continue to grip high-altitude regions. 

Launceston is expected to see the temperature plummet to -3 degrees on Saturday and Sunday. 

On Friday afternoon Tasmania Police advised, due to inclement weather conditions, Poatina Road from Highland Lakes Road to Poatina, is only accessible by four-wheel-drive vehicles.

Motorists are urged to drive with caution at all times.