14 Aug 2019
Federal Funding to Fix 10 'Black Spots' in Western Australia

Ten additional dangerous sites on Western Australian roads will be substantially improved over the next 12 months thanks to funding under the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Black Spot Program.

02 Aug 2019
New committee to drive road safety action

A new Joint Select Committee on Road Safety will delve into the Australian Government’s current and planned actions aimed at driving down road trauma.

02 Aug 2019
A new nationally integrated approach to freight and supply chains

Australian transport ministers today agreed to the National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy, positioning Australia to meet unprecedented freight and supply chain demands over the next 20 years.

31 Jul 2019
Community event to celebrate new bypass

A weekend of celebration for the community on 7 and 8 September, will serve as a warm up to the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC) officially opening to traffic.

31 Jul 2019
Increased drug testing driving safer roads

The latest roadside drug testing figures have been released with the results showing a seven per cent rise in testing nationwide from 2017 to 2018 – helping to drive down road deaths across the country.

25 Jul 2019
Government and industry partnering for heavy vehicle on-road trial

A partnership between government and the heavy vehicle industry moves into full swing this month with the first in a series of on-road trials designed to test potential direct road user charging options for heavy vehicles.

19 Jul 2019
Heavy vehicle safety gets $5.4 million boost

More than $700,000 of heavy vehicle safety funding has been allocated to supporting truck driver mental health initiatives through the 2019-20 Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative.

16 Jul 2019
Federal Funding to Fix 71 'Black Spots' In Victoria

The safety of 71 Victorian road ‘black spots’ will be substantially improved over the next 12 months.

15 Jul 2019
Federal funding to fix seven 'black spots' in the Northern Territory

The safety of seven Northern Territory road ‘black spots’ will be substantially improved over the next 12 months.

01 Jul 2019
New Office to Accelerate Federal Road Safety Leadership

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s new Office of Road Safety is now operational and will get to work on improving leadership and co-ordination across governments to reduce deaths and serious injuries on the nation’s roads.

06 Apr 2019
Delivering a more seamless national freight system

The Liberals and Nationals today announced details of a vision for improving the efficiency of freight transport networks throughout Australia.

29 Mar 2019
NT's freight transport future looking 'Rosi'

Freight operators throughout the Northern Territory will soon experience safer, faster and more reliable travel along key freight routes thanks to the Liberal and Nationals Government’s $3.5 billion Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative…

27 Mar 2019
North Queensland to benefit from $730 million road funding

The Federal Government will invest $730 million to open up North Queensland to more traffic and more business.

06 Mar 2019
Major Mount Lindesay Highway upgrades begin in Logan

Works are underway to improve the safety of the North Maclean section of the Mount Lindesay Highway, just south of Brisbane.

05 Mar 2019
New farming era: more ag red tape to be cut

Local councils are urged to get on board with a shake-up for the movement of agricultural machinery across the road network, which will be a game-changer for the nation's farm businesses.