Wider way to go on the Outback Way

Upgrade works between Winton and Boulia on the Outback Way have wrapped up, just as $24 million worth of upgrades on Richmond-Winton Road also ramps up further to the east.

11 July 2021

Media release

Thirty kilometres of Richmond-Winton Road to be sealed

A $24 million upgrade is under way to widen and seal more than 30 kilometres of the Richmond-Winton Road.

10 July 2021

Media release

Transcript iv 104.9 FM with Katie Woolf
Subjects: Northern Australia, Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility, Northern Territory

07 July 2021

Interview

Transcript iv ABC Local Radio Darwin
Subject: Northern Australia

06 July 2021

Interview

Transcript iv ABC Afternoon Briefing
Subjects: Northern Australia, Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility, vaccine rollout

06 July 2021

Interview

Future Drought Fund is creating a new generation of drought-resilient leaders

The Australian Government is investing in building drought resilient leaders through the $5 billion Future Drought Fund. 

17 June 2021

Media release

Registrations open for the Future Drought Fund Science to Practice Forum

Registrations are now open for the first Future Drought Fund (FDF) Science to Practice Forum.

11 June 2021

Media release

More funding for communities to address the impacts of drought

The Australian Government is continuing to support regions doing it tough, with over $1 million being shared among 27 community-based projects under the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s award-winning Tackling Tough Times Together…

01 June 2021

Media release

A centre for drought resilience innovation in Top End
A new Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub based in Darwin is set to transform the way that Top End producers and communities prepare for and respond to drought.

15 April 2021

Media release

$8 million federal funding for Dookie Drought Hub
A new Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub, to be based Dookie, is set to transform the way Victorian farmers and communities prepare for and respond to drought.

14 April 2021

Media release

A drought resilience adoption and innovation hub for Southern New South Wales
Southern New South Wales farmers’ and communities’ preparedness and response to drought will be transformed with the opening of a Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub for their region.

12 April 2021

Media release

$15.1 million to support this year’s Royal Easter Show

The Australian Government has provided $15.1 million to the Sydney Royal Easter Show under the Supporting Agricultural Shows and Field Days program to relieve cash flow pressures and ensure this year’s Show could go ahead.

06 April 2021

Media release

100 satellites installed under the Strengthening Telecommunications Against Natural Disasters program

Satellite dishes to provide NBN connectivity have now been installed on 100 Rural Fire Service building and evacuation centres across Australia under the $37.1 million Strengthening Telecommunications Against Natural Disasters (STAND) package.

12 March 2021

Media release

Funding flows to drought-affected regions

Drought-affected regions are continuing to benefit from Australian Government funding support, with 24 projects sharing in more than $1.1 million under the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s award-winning Tackling Tough Times Together…

26 February 2021

Media release

Doorstop interview - Quilpie, Queensland
Subjects: drought funding, international travel, JobKeeper, tourism industry, Australia-China relations, US-Australia alliance, Donald Trump, quarantine for returning travellers, Australian Open, seasonal workers

19 January 2021

Interview

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