The Australian Government will deliver over two million dollars for erosion mitigation works on Cocos (Keeling) Islands, as well as provide additional grant funding for new projects to support the local community.
Works are well underway on two significant infrastructure projects in Broome, one establishing a Royal Flying Doctor Service base at the Broome International Airport and the other improving road safety at a Black Spot intersection on Cable Beach Road.
Minister for Major Projects Paul Fletcher today joined Federal Member for Lyons Eric Hutchinson for an inspection of works on the Midland Highway from Launceston to Hobart. The works are part of the $500 million Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan.
Western Sydney residents are seeing continued roads investment in the region with the completion of the Kurrajong Road/Old Kurrajong Road intersection as part of the $20 million Richmond Bridge upgrade.
The Australian and New South Wales governments' commitment to revitalise the Western Sydney economy has continued with works commencing on The Northern Road Stage One and Narellan Road Stage Two projects today.
The Gosford Regional Performing Arts Centre is among three local projects to receive funding under the Australian Government's National Stronger Regions Fund, boosting Central Coast jobs and improving community infrastructure.