Stage 1 of the Bussell Highway duplication project is now complete - just in time for Christmas.
Infrastructure projects in the Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands, collectively known as the Indian Ocean Territories (IOTs), will soon be eligible to apply for concessional loans and other financing support from the Federal Government’…
15 December 2021
Yesterday, on 6 December 2021, having regard to the findings in the Report of the Public Inquiry into the Norfolk Island Regional Council (NIRC) – and in accordance with the requirements and my authority under the Local Government Act 1993 (NSW…
07 December 2021
Securing a vital link for Hervey Bay and surrounding communities to ensure Bruce Highway access during floods is one step closer.
30 November 2021
The public inquiry into the Norfolk Island Regional Council (NIRC) has now concluded and independent Commissioner Ms Carolyn McNally has provided the Australian Government with her final report.
05 November 2021
I am pleased to announce that Indian Ocean Territories (IOT) businesses will be eligible to apply for grants from $50,000 to $10 million under the first round of the newly announced Northern Australia Development Program, supporting business…
29 October 2021
Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, and the Premier of Queensland and Minister for the Olympics, the Hon Annastacia Palaszczuk MP, today signed an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA), for the provision of state services to Norfolk…
26 October 2021
The first annual progress report for the $260 million Hinkler Regional Deal has been released today, detailing the progress of the 5-year plan and how the benefits can be seen across Hervey Bay, Bundaberg and the surrounding area.
26 October 2021
The Morrison Government takes another giant step in its commitment to oceans today, unveiling detailed proclamation plans for marine parks covering 744,000 kilometres, an area more than three times the size of United Kingdom and twice the size of…
05 October 2021