Gold Coast’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange on its way

Construction of the Gold Coast’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) has kicked off this month, as part of the $1 billion M1 Pacific Motorway – Varsity Lakes to Tugun (VL2T) upgrade. 

20 September 2021

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Major contract award paves the way for Western Sydney Airport

The contract for major airside pavement works, including the runway and taxiways, at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport has been awarded to the CPB Contractors and ACCIONA joint venture.

17 September 2021

Media release

Beloved Woody Woodpecker sequel filming in Victoria

The Morrison Government’s Location Incentive program continues to boost the Australian economy, with the latest investment of $2.7 million going to the production of the sequel to the highly successful family comedy, Woody Woodpecker.

13 September 2021

Media release

$5 million to keep Melbourne Theatre Company on stage

The Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC) will receive $5 million to support its ongoing viability as one of Australia’s leading arts employers, under the Morrison Government’s $50 million COVID-19 Arts Sustainability Fund.

13 September 2021

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Paynters to lead Townsville’s Reef HQ Aquarium refurbishment

An $80.1 million refurbishment of the Australian Government’s global education centre for the Great Barrier Reef is one step closer, with the appointment of the project’s principal contractor.

10 September 2021

Media release

New lanes to open as key Adelaide intersection upgrade moves closer to completion

Traffic conditions at a popular Adelaide intersection will begin to improve from Wednesday with the opening of two newly constructed lanes.

06 September 2021

Media release

$20 million to support Australia’s creative sector to RISE

Australia’s creative and entertainment sector has received another major boost, with the Morrison Government announcing that $20 million will be shared by 63 leading organisations across the country, under the fifth batch of grants from the $200…

06 September 2021

Media release

Better signage for pedestrians and cyclists in Launceston

The City of Launceston has rolled out over 200 wayfinding signs across the city as part of the $19.4 million City Heart Project, which aims to make central Launceston the business, retail and lifestyle hub of Northern Tasmania.  

02 September 2021

Media release

Parking boost at Berwick Station, Melbourne

Construction is underway on a new car park in Berwick, Melbourne, to improve accessibility for commuters with up to 450 new and improved car spaces built in the station precinct.

02 September 2021

Media release

Statement of Expectations sets clear objectives for NBN

The Morrison Government has today released its new Statement of Expectations to guide the NBN, now that the broadband network has completed its initial roll-out and is fully operational.

31 August 2021

Media release

Australia Post will continue to carry perishable goods

Food producers across Australia can breathe a sigh of relief following the resolution of an issue with their postal service.

31 August 2021

Media release

Brand new access to Melbourne’s freeway network with Stage 2 of the O’Herns Road Upgrade complete

Drivers in Melbourne’s north will enjoy safer, more reliable journeys and easier access to the Hume Freeway with major works on the O’Herns Road Upgrade now complete.

31 August 2021

Media release

Work well underway on new Redcliffe Bridge

Construction is well underway on the new Redcliffe Bridge, a key part of the Tonkin Gap Project that will slash travel times, address a major traffic bottleneck used by 120,000 vehicles daily and create local jobs.

31 August 2021

Media release

$5.5 million lifeline to sustain three leading arts organisations

Three leading arts organisations across Australia will share in $5.5 million from the Morrison Government’s $50 million COVID-19 Arts Sustainability Fund, to support their ongoing viability through the pandemic.

30 August 2021

Media release

$85 million in early works get underway on T2D

More than $85 million in crucial enabling works are now underway on the job-creating $9.9 billion Torrens to Darlington (T2D) project.

30 August 2021

Media release