$5.2 million will be invested in vital safety upgrades on the Glenorchy Straight section of the Bruce Highway, with pavements to be widened and improvements made at the intersection of the highway and Old Gympie and Eight Mile Roads.
The Australian Government's strong year of delivering critical infrastructure through its record $50 billion works program has been accompanied by reforms to lock-in efficiency and productivity gains through infrastructure well into the future.
The Australian Government has embarked on the biggest infrastructure works program in the nation's history—geared to driving economic growth, achieving greater efficiency and competitiveness and spurring a revival across metropolitan and regional Australia.
Casino residents now have better access to early childhood learning and health facilities after today's official opening of the Jumbunna Community Preschool and Early Intervention Centre—the Robyn Townsend Building.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss has established the Aviation Industry Consultative Council—providing the aviation sector with a direct voice to the Minister and the Australian Government.