Safer journeys ahead on Putty Road

More than $9.4 million of upgrades on 54 curves and three slopes along Putty Road will deliver safer journeys for motorists travelling between Milbrodale and Putty.

26 August 2021

Media release

Mackay Northern Access Upgrade reaches key milestone

The $120.35 million jointly funded Mackay Northern Access Upgrade (MNAU) project has hit a new milestone with traffic switches on the Bruce Highway north of Ron Camm Bridge.

26 August 2021

Media release

Federal funding to fix nine black spots in the Top End and improve road safety

Funding under the Liberal and Nationals Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve nine dangerous crash sites on Northern Territory roads in 2021–22.

26 August 2021

Media release

Work starts on Proserpine-Shute Harbour Road

A 1.5-kilometre section of Proserpine-Shute Harbour Road in Cannonvale will undergo $31.6 million worth of upgrades starting this week.

26 August 2021

Media release

Contract awarded for construction of Parkes Bypass

The Parkes Bypass is powering ahead, with a major contract now awarded and major construction set to start later this year.

25 August 2021

Media release

Transcript - The Kenny Report, Sky News Australia
Subjects: Border closures, regional New South Wales lockdowns.

25 August 2021

Interview

Major milestone for Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade

The $514.3 million Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade project recorded a major milestone this week, with the first traffic switch onto the new Bruce Highway at Giru.

24 August 2021

Media release

Major Bruce Highway construction milestones on Sunshine Coast

Significant progress is being made on the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Maroochydore Road and Mons Road  Interchanges.

24 August 2021

Media release

Australian Agriculture visa

Today we announce the establishment of the Australian Agriculture visa to build on the highly successful existing Pacific schemes. 

23 August 2021

Media release

Tender awarded for Tiger Brennan Drive and Berrimah Road overpass

The overpass at the Tiger Brennan Drive and Berrimah Road intersection is set to become a reality with the awarding of the Early Contractor Involvement tender this week.

21 August 2021

Media release

Updated freight code keeps trucks and trains moving

The Liberal and Nationals Government, together with the states and territories, today announced streamlined COVID-19 measures for freight operators to ensure the efficient movement of goods continues in a COVID-safe manner.

20 August 2021

Media release

Port Wakefield overpass takes shape with installation of bridge beams

A safer, faster and smoother journey through one of South Australia’s busiest and most dangerous regional intersections is a step closer with the Port Wakefield Overpass and Highway Duplication project hitting the 60 per cent complete mark.

20 August 2021

Media release

Forging ahead with the Joy Baluch AM Bridge Duplication

The first bridge beams have been installed over the water of the Upper Spencer Gulf as part of the Joy Baluch AM Bridge Duplication, marking a major milestone in the $200 million project.

19 August 2021

Media release

Road safety investment providing vital jobs across New South Wales

​Road safety is at the forefront for the Australian and New South Wales governments, with a $178 million joint funding package enabling critical road upgrades to be completed in the 2021–22 financial year.

18 August 2021

Media release

Work starts on Sorell Southern Bypass

Tasmanian company Hazell Bros Group has started works on the new bypass linking the Tasman and Arthur Highways, which will create a more direct route for traffic and relieve pressure on the Sorell town centre.

18 August 2021

Media release