Have your say on the captioning rules for subscription television

The Morrison Government is seeking feedback on reform proposals for captioning on subscription television (STV) so that hearing-impaired Australians will continue to have access to high quality media services.

01 October 2021

Media release

Procurement for METRONET High Capacity Signalling project begins

Procurement for the METRONET High Capacity Signalling project has begun, with Expressions of Interest opening today.

30 September 2021

Media release

Richard Dammery appointed to Australia Post Board

The Morrison Government welcomes the appointment of Richard Dammery as a non-executive Director of the Australia Post Board for a three-year term.

30 September 2021

Media release

Australia seeks International Telecommunication Union re-election

Australia will stand for re-election to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council at the Plenipotentiary Conference in Bucharest, Romania, which will convene from 26 September to 14 October 2022.

29 September 2021

Media release

Wadawurrung Traditional Owners join Geelong revitalisation

Wadawurrung Traditional Owners will be taking a central role in the planning, design and implementation of a range of projects in Central Geelong.

29 September 2021

Media release

Three new projects receive funding under Townsville City Deal

The Morrison Government has today announced funding for three new projects to be funded as part of the Townsville City Deal.

The investment includes:

28 September 2021

Media release

Getting on with delivering a City Deal for South East Queensland

The Morrison Government stands ready to finalise a City Deal for the people of South-East Queensland (SEQ) and deliver critical infrastructure across the region with a list of projects having been agreed to with the Council of Mayors (SEQ).

28 September 2021

Media release

Critical M1 upgrade complete

A game-changing upgrade of the M1 northbound between Sports Drive and the Gateway Motorway is now open, cutting travel times and improving traffic flow for drivers.

24 September 2021

Media release

Four more commuter car parks to be delivered along Melbourne’s Northern Lines

Sites for four additional commuter car parks along Melbourne’s northern rail lines have been agreed to as part of a joint commitment from the Commonwealth and Victorian Government to improve public transport access and ease road congestion.

24 September 2021

Media release

New North Esk River pedestrian and cycle bridge officially open

The development of the University of Tasmania’s new Inveresk campus has reached an important milestone with the official opening of the North Esk River pedestrian and cycle bridge.

24 September 2021

Media release

Green light for new CDU precinct

A $151.5 million federal loan to fund the construction of Charles Darwin University’s (CDU) new Education and Community Precinct has been finalised, paving the way for major construction to start.

24 September 2021

Media release

Launceston leading the way in education innovation

Students in the greater Launceston region are now leading the nation with 600 new innovative Internet of Things (IoT) education kits delivered to 40 states, independent and catholic schools with grades 3-6.

23 September 2021

Media release

Congestion relief for Perth’s east as Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road Interchange completed

More than 74,000 commuters in Perth's eastern suburbs will save up to seven minutes when travelling during peak times with the opening of the Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road Interchange in High Wycombe.

21 September 2021

Media release

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

Media release

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