Additional funding for congestion-busting M1 Exit Upgrades

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government has put commuter safety and reducing congestion at the forefront of its infrastructure agenda by announcing it will contribute an additional $46.3 million to upgrade the M1 Pacific Motorway at Exits 41…

20 November 2019

Media release

Making Gold Coast light rail stage 3A a reality

The Australian Government has committed a further $157 million to make Stage 3A of the Gold Coast Light Rail a reality.

20 November 2019

Media release

Construction underway on New Avon River Bridge

Construction is now underway on the new rail bridge over the Avon River at Stratford.

20 November 2019

Media release

$1.9 billion road and rail boost for Queensland economy

A $1.9 billion road and rail package will boost the Queensland economy and drive more jobs, while getting people home sooner and safer.

20 November 2019

Media release

South Gippsland Highway Realignment Another Step Closer

Drivers are a step closer to a safer and straighter South Gippsland Highway, with CPB Contractors awarded the contract to realign the section of highway known locally as the Black Spur between Koonwarra and Meeniyan.

20 November 2019

Media release

New Safety Truck will Educate Young Australians

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government is partnering with the Australian Trucking Association (ATA) to educate young Australians on how to safely share roads with heavy vehicles, following today’s launch of SafeT360 – the new Volvo ATA…

19 November 2019

Media release

Board appointments continue legacy of maritime safety

Liberal and Nationals Government is committed to continuing Australia’s strong maritime safety record, today making three appointments to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Board.

18 November 2019

Media release

Faster delivery of Road and Rail projects to boost South Australia's economy

The South Australian economy will be boosted by a $415 million infrastructure package to bust congestion and make regional roads safer. 

18 November 2019

Media release

Upgrade for Rockhampton's Beef Road Route

Works have started on the Rockhampton-Emu Park Road upgrade to improve access for Type 1 road trains to local abattoirs.

15 November 2019

Media release

Official Opening of the Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre

Communities in the Shoalhaven region are set to benefit from the completed redevelopment and official opening of the Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre tonight (Friday 15/11/2019).

15 November 2019

Media release

New funding round to support drought affected communities

The latest $200 million round of the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) will be wholly and solely dedicated to helping the communities hardest hit by the crippling drought.

14 November 2019

Media release

Doorstop Sunshine Butterflies
Subjects: Sunshine Butterflies new family central administration block; climate change and the fires; drone noise; assistance from New Zealand to fight the fires.

14 November 2019

Interview

Lobethal freight access upgrade now complete

Lobethal is now fully accessible to B-double vehicles, with the completion of a series of road upgrades that link the town to the Adelaide Hills freight route.

13 November 2019

Media release

Roads to Recovery boost for Bland Shire

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for Riverina Michael McCormack has delivered further financial relief for Bland Shire as part of a comprehensive drought relief package announced last week.

12 November 2019

Media release

Application Call for Heavy Vehicle Safety Funding

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) is calling for funding applications for programs that improve heavy vehicle safety on Australian roads.

11 November 2019

Media release

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