METRONET Bayswater Junction hits the switch

Bayswater is fast becoming a key connection in Perth's rail network, with the new METRONET Forrestfield-Airport Link now formally joined to the wider rail network at Bayswater Junction.

07 May 2021

Media release

Major funding boost for Gold Coast Light Rail

The Morrison Government will provide a $126.6 million funding boost for the Gold Coast Light Rail, boosting jobs, investment and transport connections across the region.

07 May 2021

Media release

$16.4 million to improve mobile connectivity on the urban fringe

Bushfire-prone areas on the outskirts of our major cities will be better connected through the Morrison Government’s $16.4 million Peri-Urban Mobile Program (PUMP), to be unveiled in the 2021-22 Budget.

05 May 2021

Media release

Funding for News Media and Digital Platforms Bargaining Code

The Morrison Government is providing $4.2 million in the 2021-22 Budget to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to support the implementation and administration of the News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code…

05 May 2021

Media release

Federal Budget infrastructure boost to help build Western Australia's economic recovery
The Western Australia economy will be boosted by a $1.3b infrastructure package, with record funding for major new projects to be announced in next week’s Federal Budget.

04 May 2021

Media release

Victoria takes centre-stage in international drama series La Brea

Upcoming drama series La Brea, starring Nicholas Gonzalez, Eoin Macken, Natalie Zea John Seda, Rohan Mirchandaney and Chloe De Los Santos, is the latest international production to be drawn to Australia with a $9.66 million grant as part of the…

03 May 2021

Media release

Craigieburn Road Upgrade in Melbourne one step closer

Drivers in Craigieburn are a step closer to safer, smoother and more reliable journeys, with a contract awarded to upgrade Craigieburn Road.

29 April 2021

Media release

Private sector investment fund opens on Shipwreck Coast, Victoria

The Morrison Government, in partnership with the Andrews Government, is investing in public infrastructure projects that will boost private investment along the Shipwreck Coast through the $23.4 million Private Sector Business Enablement Fund.

29 April 2021

Media release

Planning approval fast-tracked for new M12 motorway in Sydney

The M12 has been given the green light after receiving fast-tracked planning approval under the New South Wales Government’s COVID-19 economic recovery program.

29 April 2021

Media release

Culture and live music to be reignited in regional Australia

The Morrison Government is reactivating live music across Australia with $2.5 million in grants to be shared by more than 100 venues across the country, in round two of the $20 million Live Music Australia Program.

29 April 2021

Media release

Golf Links Road Upgrade closer to teeing off

Drivers in Langwarrin South are a step closer to safer, smoother and more reliable journeys, with a contract awarded to upgrade Golf Links Road.

28 April 2021

Media release

Proponents shortlisted for iconic new Swan River Causeway Bridge

The new iconic bridge crossing the Swan River and connecting the Perth central business district to Victoria Park is a step closer today with two consortia, each led by a local WA company, shortlisted to deliver the project.

28 April 2021

Media release

In for a penny, in for a Pound Road West Upgrade

Drivers in Dandenong South are a step closer to safer, smoother and more reliable journeys, with a contract awarded to upgrade Pound Road West.

28 April 2021

Media release

Boom gates long gone as traffic starts under Davis Road underpass

The new underpass at Davis Road in Kelmscott officially opened last Friday night, only weeks after the permanent closure of the Denny Avenue level crossing.

28 April 2021

Media release

$400 million Ipswich Motorway upgrade complete

After 1.5 million work hours, the Ipswich Motorway upgrade is complete.

The $400 million project widened a three-kilometre section of the Ipswich Motorway between Granard Road and Oxley Road from four to six lanes.

27 April 2021

Media release