Works are underway on a $25 million project to replace seven ageing culverts on the Flinders Highway between Charters Towers and Richmond, which will improve this key freight route's reliability and support north Queensland's economy.
Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester was in Mackay today with Member for Dawson George Christensen to inspect work underway on an upgrade to Glenella Road in the city's east.
Australia's historic Inland Rail project has achieved another milestone in Queensland with the release of the draft Terms of Reference for the Environmental Impact Statement for the Calvert to Kagaru section of the project.
Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester has welcomed the release of a discussion paper focusing on the regulation of remotely piloted aircraft (RPA)—or drone—operations and air safety.
The flow of investment and job opportunities on the Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade is continuing, with contracts awarded to deliver 17.5 kilometres of new highway between Broadwater and Pimlico, along with a further 13 bridges.
Work is underway on the $8.2 million upgrade of the Jock Comini Rest Area on the Calder Highway at Ravenswood, with the project set to improve road safety by giving all drivers a better place to take a break.