Local company secures Beerburrum to Nambour rail upgrade contract

Sunshine Coast company Hall Contracting has been awarded the early works construction contract for the jointly funded Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade (B2N), unlocking the first of 333 overall jobs expected to be created by…

10 August 2021

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Inland freight route to benefit from further investments

One of Queensland’s key inland road freight routes will get a massive boost from further safety improvements under a package of projects which is now underway.

06 August 2021

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New technology making Victoria's roads safer

The Australian and Victorian governments are trialling innovative new technologies to help reduce death and injury on regional roads in Victoria.

06 August 2021

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Keeping domestic aviation ready for take-off

The Australian Government has further extended key assistance measures to support domestic aviation, ensuring one of the nation’s most economically critical industries can weather the ongoing challenges posed by the…

02 August 2021

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Funding delivered to keep Urannah Dam moving

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government has committed a further $12.65 million towards the Urannah Dam business case and approvals, bringing total committed federal funding to $22.65 million.

30 July 2021

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Bolivia Hill bridge deck takes shape to boost safety

The Bolivia Hill upgrade on the New England Highway is powering ahead, with all 61 concrete segments of the new bridge now in place.

29 July 2021

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Works underway on $103 million Bruce Highway upgrade north of Maryborough

Work is ramping up to deliver a $103 million upgrade of the Bruce Highway near Aldershot, with two new bridges to be built at Saltwater Creek and Deadmans Gully.

28 July 2021

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Regional airports supported with critical funding

Eighty-nine projects at regional airports will benefit from grants totalling nearly $30 million under Round 2 of the Australian Government’s Regional Airports Program.

28 July 2021

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Deputy PM visit marks Maryborough Munitions Plant milestone

A vision to put Maryborough on the international map as a centre of defence manufacturing excellence has reached a major milestone.

27 July 2021

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Stars align for Capricorn Highway Upgrade to Gracemere

Work has wrapped up on a major upgrade of the Capricorn Highway between Rockhampton and Gracemere.

22 July 2021

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Vital funding for New England airports

Tamworth, Armidale, Inverell and Quirindi airports will benefit from upgrades funded under Round 2 of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Regional Airports Program.

22 July 2021

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Federal funding to fix 13 Black Spots in Tasmania

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 13 dangerous crash sites on Tasmanian roads in 2021–22.

21 July 2021

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Federal funding to fix 34 Black Spots in Western Australia

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 34 dangerous crash sites on Western Australian roads in 2021–22.

21 July 2021

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Federal funding to fix 20 'Black Spots' in South Australia

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 20 dangerous crash sites on South Australian roads from 2021–23.

21 July 2021

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Federal funding to fix 51 Black Spots in Victoria

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 51 dangerous crash sites on Victorian roads from 2021 to 2023.

21 July 2021

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