Cleaner emissions standards for trucks and buses

The Albanese Government will introduce tighter noxious emissions standards for new trucks and buses, saving lives while preventing toxic air pollution and providing significant environmental and economic benefits for…

13 October 2022

Media release

Real-world vehicle fuel testing program launches

Under our Powering Australia Plan, the Albanese Government is providing $14 million to the Australian Automobile Association over the next four years to test the real-world fuel usage of a range of popular cars, SUVs…

13 October 2022

Media release

All aboard as new METRONET Airport Line opens

The METRONET Airport Line is officially open with the very first train pulling out of High Wycombe Station this morning.

09 October 2022

Media release

Transcript - Minister King interview on Newsday, Sky News with Danica De Georgio
Subjects: Inland rail, Stage 3 tax cuts, Warragamba Dam

07 October 2022

Interview

Inland Rail independent review announced

The Australian Government has today announced the appointment of Dr Kerry Schott AO to lead an independent review into the Inland Rail project.

07 October 2022

Media release

Help name the Shoalhaven's newest major road

The Far North Collector Road Network has reached a major milestone with the foundations for all four new bridges in place, including the 108-metre-long bridge over Bomaderry Creek and floodplain. 

05 October 2022

Media release

Ballarat tramway upgrades ready to roll as museum celebrates its half-century

Visitors will enjoy an even better experience when embarking on the Ballarat Tramway Museum’s scenic tours, with new tram track upgrades now complete thanks to support from the Australian and Victorian governments.

02 October 2022

Media release

New drone website has lifted off

The Australian Government has launched a new website, drones.gov.au, to provide clear, accessible information on drone rules and regulations in the one location.

30 September 2022

Media release

World Maritime Day 2022 - New technologies for greener shipping

Australia is proud to join the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other shipping nations in celebration of World Maritime Day.   

29 September 2022

Media release

ARTC showcases 'Made in Australia' rail safety technology

Australian innovation is leading the way in modernising the nation’s vast interstate network, with works progressing on the broader deployment of the next-generation train control system, Advanced Train Management System (ATMS).

29 September 2022

Media release

Next steps in the National Electric Vehicle Strategy

Consultation is now open to shape Australia’s first National Electric Vehicle Strategy, designed to improve the affordability, supply and uptake of electric vehicles.

28 September 2022

Media release

Remote, rural and regional communities to receive over $800,000 in Australian Government funding

Recognising the continuing impacts of COVID-19 on remote, rural and regional communities, the Australian Government has partnered with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) to provide more than $800,000…

27 September 2022

Media release

$3.5 million in industry projects to improve heavy vehicle safety

Fifteen industry-led projects will receive crucial funding as part of the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator’s (NHVR) Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI), supported by the Australian Government.

26 September 2022

Media release

New station for Melbourne's west as part of airport rail

Melbourne’s new airport rail line will include a brand-new station in the city’s booming west when it opens in 2029.

21 September 2022

Media release

Land deal signing brings Larrakia cultural centre significant step closer

Larrakia Development Corporation (LDC) has finalised an agreement with the Northern Territory Government providing land to develop the Larrakia Cultural Centre at Stokes Hill.

21 September 2022

Media release