15 Apr 2024
Truck drivers to take a load off at new rest areas Truck drivers across the country will soon be able to stop at new and upgraded rest areas to improve road safety and productivity thanks to nearly $6.7 million in Australian Government funding.
04 Apr 2024
$45 million for regional road safety upgrades The Albanese Labor Government continues to invest in bridge and road safety upgrades across regional and rural Australia, with over $45 million flowing to 19 high-priority projects. 
19 Mar 2024
First regional SA projects announced under redesigned Road Safety Program The recently approved $168 million investment in South Australia under the Australian Government’s Road Safety Program will kick-start a series of safety treatments across the state’s regional roads starting from April.
22 Feb 2024
Road experts gather in Sydney for safety’s sake Road safety experts from Australia and overseas, along with advocates for motorists and road victims will today gather at the NSW Government’s 2024 Road Safety Forum.
24 Jan 2024
Queensland kids to be Wheely Wise on their bikes The Albanese Government is partnering with PCYC Queensland to deliver a comprehensive set of cycling education resources for primary school students in years 4 to 6.
15 Jan 2024
Statement on the catastrophic number of road fatalities in 2023 From January to December last year 1,266 people were killed on Australian roads. This is a 7.3 per cent increase compared to the previous year.
15 Jan 2024
More national road safety action grants now open Applications are now open for three more focus areas of the Australian Government’s National Road Safety Action Grants Program.
12 Jan 2024
Road safety forum to assemble top experts on road toll International and Australian road safety experts, advocates for motorists and road traffic victims, academics, as well as federal and state stakeholders will be brought together on Thursday 22 February to focus on safer roads and saving lives.
20 Dec 2023
Government welcomes road safety and productivity reforms The Australian Government has welcomed transport ministers’ in-principle agreement to an improved, nationally-consistent approach to the training and licence progression of heavy vehicle drivers.
20 Dec 2023
$168 million to improve road safety A new $168 million investment in road safety funding will help to save lives by improving regional and urban roads, footpaths and cycleways.
18 Dec 2023
Take your time and arrive safely Road users are being urged to remember to be careful on the roads as the holiday season begins. Australian Government figures show over 1,250 people have been killed on Australian roads in the 12 months ending November this year.
11 Dec 2023
Road safety is everyone's responsibility Australians must reflect on the numbers released through todays International Road Safety Comparisons 2022 and remember th
24 Nov 2023
BikeSpot launch in Tasmania Rain, hail or shine Tasmanians are always eager to hit the tarmac, gravel track, or bush trails with their bikes.
23 Nov 2023
New program puts consumers in the driver's seat for safer vehicles The Commonwealth Government has committed $16.3 million to ANCAP Safety to deliver the Australian Government’s New Car Safety Ratings stream, supporting consumers to choose safer vehicle models.
20 Nov 2023
$4.4 million in grants on offer as heavy vehicle safety program returns for its ninth round Submissions are now open for Round 9 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI), to fund new projects that will boost heavy vehicle safety and deliver tangible improvements for industry.