Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade completed

The Bruce Highway between Ayr and Townsville is safer and more flood resilient after the completion of the $514.34 million Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade.

03 August 2022

Media release

Final report on independent review of Brisbane airspace

I note that the CEO of Airservices Australia, Mr Jason Harfield, has provided my Department with the final report of the Independent Review of the ‘Brisbane New Parallel Runway Flight Paths Post Implementation Review (PIR)’.

03 August 2022

Media release

More land secured for Coomera koalas

Another 400 hectares has been secured to protect koalas in the Coomera Connector corridor.

01 August 2022

Media release

Early work starts on New Dubbo Bridge project

The first phase of the New Dubbo Bridge project will kick off this month on a critical new intersection starting this week.

01 August 2022

Media release

Interview with Michael Rowland, ABC News 24, Breakfast
SUBJECTS: Building Better Regions Fund Audit report

29 July 2022

Interview

Press conference
SUBJECTS: Building Better Regions Fund audit report, cost of living

29 July 2022

Interview

Interview with Sky News, News Day with Tom Connell
SUBJECTS: Building Better Regions Fund audit report

29 July 2022

Interview

Independent review to rejuvenate Infrastructure Australia

The Australian Government has today appointed Ms Nicole Lockwood and Mr Mike Mrdak AO to lead an independent review of Infrastructure Australia.

22 July 2022

Media release

Contract awarded to build fifth stage of Newcastle Inner City Bypass

A design and construct contract has been awarded to Fulton Hogan Construction Pty ahead of the construction of the fifth section of the Newcastle Inner City Bypass getting underway later this year.

21 July 2022

Media release

New research shines a spotlight on women in aviation

The Barriers to the Pipeline Research Project, funded through the Australian Government’s Women in the Aviation Industry Initiative, has released its findings into what motivates and discourages women from entering the…

21 July 2022

Media release

Sorell Southern Bypass opens to traffic

Today marks another major milestone in the ongoing upgrade of the Tasman Highway into the Hobart CBD, with the opening of the new Sorell Southern Bypass.

20 July 2022

Media release

Multi-million-dollar Port of Bundaberg project sets sail

The key contractors set to build the multi-million-dollar Common User Infrastructure at the Port of Bundaberg have been announced.

15 July 2022

Media release

Expressions of Interest called for Mandurah Estuary Bridge Duplication Project

Expressions of Interest have been called for design and construction of the Mandurah Estuary Bridge Duplication.

14 July 2022

Media release

City partnership delivers new campus grounds to make living, working and studying in Tasmania better

The University of Tasmania’s move to its new main campus in Launceston is a step closer today with the opening of the brand new Esk Activity Space and the Food and Community Garden at Inveresk, celebrated with a community Plant and Play day…

14 July 2022

Media release

Sustainable Aviation Fuels Breakfast

Good morning and thank you for having me here today.

I begin by acknowledging the Gadigal of the Eora Nation as the traditional custodians of the lands we are meeting on today.

14 July 2022

Speech