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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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$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

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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

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$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

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