Grant helps encourage kids to stay safe walking to school

The Australian Government is backing efforts to encourage kids to make safe and healthy choices on National Walk Safely to School Day, held on 19 May 2023.

18 May 2023

Media release

Australia and Michigan collaborate for a stronger transport future

The Governor of Michigan, Gretchen Whitmer, and I have renewed and expanded cooperation between Australia and Michigan to work together to prepare for a transport future that is greener, safer, better connected and more…

17 May 2023

Media release

First track laid for METRONET Yanchep Rail Extension

The first 2.7 kilometres of track has been laid on the METRONET Yanchep Rail Extension Project, which is set to transform Perth’s northern suburbs and give more than 150,000 residents transport options in and around Perth.

16 May 2023

Media release

Charting course towards zero maritime emissions for Australia

The Australian Government has committed to developing a Maritime Emissions Reduction National Action Plan to chart a practical green transition for our maritime sector, while also working with other nations on low and…

16 May 2023

Media release

Statement on the discovery of the MV Blythe Star

Almost 50 years after its sinking, CSIRO has confirmed the location of the MV Blythe Star off the South West Cape of Tasmania.

15 May 2023

Media release

Commitment to reducing transport emissions highlighted at APEC meeting

Today I am travelling to the 2023 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Transportation Ministerial Meeting where I will highlight the Albanese Government’s commitments towards a cleaner, more inclusive and better-connected…

14 May 2023

Media release

Major upgrade to SA's national freight routes

An upgrade of three major highways will improve the safety and reliability of national freight routes in South Australia.

11 May 2023

Media release

Transcript - interview - ABC Radio Brisbane with Rebecca Levingston
SUBJECTS: Housing Australia Future Fund, National Urban Policy, 2032 Brisbane Olympics

11 May 2023

Interview

Transcript - Regional Budget Statement
SUBJECTS: First Nations Voice to Parliament, Regional Investment Framework, budget measures, services, childcare, education, community safety, housing, roads, Vision Zero, flooding, arts, industries, local economies, Net Zero.

11 May 2023

Speech

10 May 2023

Interview

Budget 2023-24: New investment to support a better, safer future for Central Australia

The Australian Government and Northern Territory Government are working together to deliver the next stage of the $250 million landmark plan for a Better, Safer Future for Central Australia to improve community safety,…

09 May 2023

Media release

Budget 2023-24: Strengthening Australia's $120 billion infrastructure pipeline

The 2023-24 Federal Budget delivers real nation building through a genuine review of Australia’s infrastructure investment pipeline, and bold new measures for Australia's cities and suburbs.

09 May 2023

Media release

Budget 2023-24: Supporting a strong, secure and sustainable regional Australia

From Townsville to Tennant Creek, Broome to Bendigo and Nhulunbuy to Newcastle – the Albanese Government is investing in people who call regional Australia home.

09 May 2023

Media release

Guidelines released for new regional grants program

Grant guidelines have now been released for the first round of the Australian Government’s new $600 million Growing Regions Program, with expressions of interest to open on July 5 this year.

06 May 2023

Media release

Upgraded Bruce Highway open at Deception Bay

Safety and improved travel times have received a boost at the Deception Bay Road interchange, with the Bruce Highway upgrade now fully open for use.

04 May 2023

Media release