Drive safely with trucks towing oversize loads this Queensland Road Safety Week

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) and Queensland Police Service (QPS) have launched the Sharing our Roads with Oversize Loads campaign, with a series of videos to show road users how to stay safe when driving near trucks towing oversize…

23 August 2022

Media release

Funding for 47 new Black Spot projects in Victoria

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 47 dangerous crash sites on Victorian roads in 2022–23.

18 August 2022

Media release

Funding for 93 new Black Spot projects in New South Wales

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 93 dangerous crash sites on New South Wales roads in 2022–23.

18 August 2022

Media release

Alicia Payne MP announced as Chair of Australian Capital Territory Black Spot Consultative Panel

Alicia Payne, Federal Labor Member for Canberra, has been announced as the Chair for the Australian Capital Territory Black Spot Consultative Panel.

18 August 2022

Media release

Shayne Neumann MP announced as chair of the Queensland Black Spot Consultative Panel

Shayne Neumann, Federal Labor Member for Blair, has been announced as the Chair for the Queensland Black Spot Consultative Panel.

17 August 2022

Media release

Fiona Phillips MP announced as chair of the New South Wales Black Spot Consultative Panel

Fiona Phillips, Federal Labor Member for Gilmore, has been announced as the Chair for the New South Wales Black Spot Consultative Panel.

17 August 2022

Media release

Brian Mitchell MP announced as chair of the Tasmanian Black Spot Consultative Panel

Brian Mitchell, Federal Labor Member for Lyons, has been announced as the Chair for the Tasmanian Black Spot Consultative Panel.

17 August 2022

Media release

Luke Gosling OAM MP announced as Chair of the Northern Territory Black Spot Consultative Panel

Luke Gosling, the Federal Labor Member for Solomon, has been announced as Chair for the Northern Territory Black Spot Consultative Panel.

16 August 2022

Media release

Lisa Chesters MP announced as chair of Victorian Black Spot Consultative Panel

Lisa Chesters, Federal Labor Member for Bendigo, has been announced as the Chair for the Victorian Black Spot Consultative Panel.

15 August 2022

Media release

Funding for nine new Black Spot projects in the Northern Territory

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve nine dangerous crash sites on Northern Territory roads in 2022–23.

11 August 2022

Media release

Celebrating road safety excellence and leadership

The Australian Government congratulates all the organisations recognised today at the annual Australian Road Safety Awards for their contribution to improving safety on our roads.

01 August 2022

Media release

Truckies' safety is a Government priority

Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Senator Carol Brown, has highlighted the Government’s commitment to increasing safety for Australia’s hard working truckies.

09 July 2022

Media release

One death on Tasmanian roads is too many

One death on our Tasmanian roads is too many. That fatal accidents in Tasmania have increased nearly 70 per cent in the last year should be of concern to us all.

04 July 2022

Opinion piece

Drive safely these school holidays

With school holidays starting across Australia, it is crucial everyone thinks about their own safety and the safety of others when on our roads.

24 June 2022

Media release