$100 million investment to help save lives on Western Australian roads

The Australian and Western Australian governments are fast-tracking 58 new road safety projects, thanks to a $100 million joint funding package to enable upgrades to be completed in the 2021–22 financial year.

13 August 2021

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Extra investment in road safety projects across Victoria

Victorians will have safer journeys on the state’s roads thanks to a funding boost by the Australian and Victorian governments for more lifesaving infrastructure.

13 August 2021

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$11 million road safety funding for New England

New road safety upgrades and improvements will be delivered in New England thanks to funding from the Australian Government.

13 August 2021

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Beating a pathway to a stronger water future

The Australian Government is providing $108 million to deliver 40 new projects through the National Water Grid Connections funding pathway, improving water security and reliability across the nation.

11 August 2021

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Bruce Highway upgrades for Whitsunday Region

Safety upgrades are kicking off on the Bruce Highway between Ten Mile Creek at Proserpine and Yeates Creek at Bowen.

10 August 2021

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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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