Government Support to Build Stronger Regional Communities
Subjects: Government support to build stronger regional communities.

26 September 2019

Speech

Faster, fuller freight fast-tracked for investigation

A bold initiative from the Federal Government will fast-track the investigation of opportunities for three communities in the Parkes electorate to access the benefits of the heavier, faster, and more efficient trains of Inland Rail.

25 September 2019

Media release

Growing a Digital Future for Australian Agriculture National Forum

The Australian Government understands the importance of connectivity for all Australians, and is committed to improving communications services in regional and remote Australia.

16 September 2019

Speech

Data shows Government is backing regional Australia

Minister for Regional Services, Decentralisation and Local Government Mark Coulton has welcomed new data showing the Liberal and National Government's migration program is benefiting regional areas and helping to secure their economic future.

06 September 2019

Media release

Inland Rail first construction complete

Freight trains travelling from the east and west will next month be running on the transformational Inland Rail North-West Connection following the completion of construction on the first section of the new track.

30 August 2019

Media release

Connectivity key to unlocking regional benefits from Inland Rail

The Liberal and Nationals Government is rolling out a $44 million program and enhancing its network of offices in the bush to support regional communities and industry to better connect to Inland Rail and the benefits that flow from fast,…

21 August 2019

Media release

Inland Rail Conference, Toowoomba

Mark Coulton: Look, thank you Philip and Danny for your introduction, and it’s certainly great to be here. The room’s full of dignitaries.

21 August 2019

Speech

Coffs Harbour Press Conference
Subjects: Australian Marine Safety Authority building; decentralisation of 50 jobs to Coffs Harbour; Coffs Harbour Bypass

07 August 2019

Interview

Australian Maritime Safety Authority regional HQ opens in Coffs Harbour

Today's official opening of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority's regional headquarters in Coffs Harbour is delivering on improved access to services for the maritime sector and more jobs for regional cities.

07 August 2019

Media release

Inland Rail regional office opening in Moree

A new regional office will open soon in Moree to support communities and local businesses from Narrabri to the New South Wales/Queensland border to identify and connect to the benefits of Inland Rail.

19 July 2019

Media release

700 mobile base stations delivering better phone services

More Australians than ever before are accessing better mobile coverage in regional areas, thanks to the Liberal-National Government's $380 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

16 July 2019

Media release

Transport savings on track for Aussie farmers

Significant transport savings could be on the way for farmers and manufacturers who shift their products and produce to the transformational Inland Rail.

11 July 2019

Media release

Ministerial Appointment

I am deeply honoured to have been appointed to the Coalition Government Ministry on 26 May 2019 as the Minister for Regional Services, Decentralisation and Local Government.

30 May 2019

Media release