Remote airstrip upgrades for the NT

The remote Northern Territory communities of Palumpa, Borroloola and Belyuen (Delissaville) will benefit from $650,000 in funding for vital airstrip upgrades under the Australian Government’s Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program.

03 July 2020

Media release

First sod turned on new Nowra Bridge

The first sod was turned today as work begins on the new Nowra Bridge across the Shoalhaven River.

19 June 2020

Media release

Iluka interchange opens to traffic

The Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade achieved another significant milestone with the opening of the Iluka interchange.  

17 June 2020

Media release

Final section of Pacific Highway upgrade nears finish line

The final piece of the largest road infrastructure project in regional Australia is taking shape, with a 36-kilometre section of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade between Glenugie and Tyndale opening tomorrow.

18 May 2020

Media release

Funding for critical remote airstrip upgrades

Australians living in regional, rural and remote Australia will be better connected with vital air services following the Federal Government’s $9 million investment across 45 projects.

06 May 2020

Media release

Safer journeys between Tyndale and Maclean

The Pacific Highway duplication between Woolgoolga to Ballina is starting to take final shape, with an additional 12-kilometre section between Tyndale and Maclean opening last night, delivering smoother, safer and more reliable journeys for all…

01 April 2020

Media release

Pacific Highway renamed between Glenugie and Maclean

The Pacific Highway between Glenugie and Maclean will soon be renamed, with ‘Big River Way’ to appear on road signs and online maps once the new bypass south of Grafton, Ulmarra and Tyndale opens later this year.

28 February 2020

Media release