University of Tasmania’s Inveresk construction blitz builds

Another significant milestone for the University of Tasmania’s new Inveresk campus has been reached with a major tender awarded to a leading Tasmanian construction firm.

24 February 2021

Media release

New voluntary code on disinformation

Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, today welcomed the release of the Australian Code of Practice on Disinformation and Misinformation by the Digital Industry Group (DIGI).

22 February 2021

Media release

Netflix's God’s Favorite Idiot to film in Australia

Netflix comedy God’s Favorite Idiot is coming to Australia with a $10 million grant from the Morrison Government’s highly successful $540 million Location Incentive program.

20 February 2021

Media release

Regency to Pym project on the home stretch – finishing early and under budget

The Regency Road to Pym Street (R2P) project is on the fast track to early completion in a major win for road users and local businesses.

19 February 2021

Media release

Geelong Future Economy Precinct nears finish line

The Geelong Future Economy Precinct at Waurn Ponds is now a step closer to completion with the last remaining tender awarded to Keystone Civil to construct the Epworth Place extension.

17 February 2021

Media release

Investing more in regional voice services to improve calls in the bush

A range of new solutions will be trialled to find better ways to deliver voice calls for rural and remote Australians.

17 February 2021

Media release

Amendments to News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code

The Morrison Government will this week introduce technical amendments to the News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code that will enhance the way it operates and strengthen its ability to foster more sustainable public interest…

16 February 2021

Media release

News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code

The Morrison Government welcomes the report from the Senate Economics Legislation Committee which recommends no changes to legislation to establish the News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code.

12 February 2021

Media release

Three northbound lanes on Pacific Highway at Warrawee open to traffic

Three continuous northbound lanes on the Pacific Highway near Finlay Road at Warrawee are now open to traffic, improving travel times and traffic flow for motorists between Turramurra and Wahroonga.

12 February 2021

Media release

Australian Survivor to film in north-west Queensland

Production of the iconic reality television franchise, Australian Survivor, has been lured to Australia with $3.9 million in funding from the Morrison Government’s Location Incentive Program.

11 February 2021

Media release

Northern suburbs intersection upgrade

Major works are officially underway on the $13 million project to bust congestion and keep traffic flowing at the at-capacity intersection of Main North, Kings and McIntyre Roads in Parafield.

10 February 2021

Media release

NBN Co half yearly results show strong performance

The Morrison Government welcomes NBN Co’s strong half  yearly financial and operating results as it continues to focus on keeping Australians connected during the COVID-19 pandemic.

10 February 2021

Media release

Super-fast start to the 'Year of 5G'

The 'Year of 5G' is off to a super-fast start, with Australia ranked in the top five for 5G download speeds according to an independent global survey by Opensignal.

08 February 2021

Media release

NBN rebuilt in bushfire-torn Mallacoota

The NBN fixed line network in Mallacoota has now been rebuilt after sustaining severe damage during the bushfires of last summer.

04 February 2021

Media release

Australia supports 5G innovation

Australian business can now apply for grant funding through the Australian 5G Innovation Initiative, to trial commercial uses of 5G technology as part of the Morrison Government’s JobMaker Digital Business Plan.

04 February 2021

Media release