Ministers for the Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities The Hon Michael McCormack MP Deputy Prime MinisterMinister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie Minister for Regional ServicesMinister for SportMinister for Local Government and Decentralisation The Hon Alan Tudge MP Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population The Hon Sussan Ley MP Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories The Hon Andrew Gee MP Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister The Hon Andrew Broad MP Former Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister The Hon Scott Buchholz MP Assistant Minister for Roads and Transport The Hon Barnaby Joyce MPFormer Deputy Prime MinisterFormer Minister for Infrastructure and Transport The Hon Dr John McVeigh MPFormer Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government The Hon Keith Pitt MPFormer Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister The Hon Damian Drum MPFormer Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Senator the Hon Fiona Nash Former Minister for Regional DevelopmentFormer Minister for Local Government and Territories The Hon Darren Chester MP Former Minister for Infrastructure and TransportFormer A/g Minister for Regional DevelopmentFormer A/g Minister for Local Government and Territories The Hon Warren Truss MP Former Deputy Prime Minister Former Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development The Hon Paul Fletcher MP Former Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities The Hon Jamie Briggs MP Former Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development

The Hon Michael McCormack MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development

  • Norseman flights impervious to Thor's hammer

    Aeromedical flights and other important services to the remote Western Australian town of Norseman will be safeguarded thanks to an extension and upgrade of an airstrip in the Goldfields-Esperance town.

    22 February

    media release

  • Remarks at the Australian Trucking Association Headquarters, Forrest, ACT

    Subjects: Australian Government's $400,000 investment towards the ATA's Safety Truck's upgrade

    22 February

    speech

  • Radio 2CC Canberra Breakfast

    Subjects: Practical investments in road safety; Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal; recovery effort in North Queensland; strong borders and a strong economy.

    22 February

    interview

  • Giving young drivers the key to safely share the road

    The Liberal and Nationals' Government is determined to reduce the number of crashes involving heavy vehicles and will invest in the Australian Trucking Association (ATA)'s Safety Truck to educate young people across the country to safely share the road, Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals' Leader Michael McCormack says.

    22 February

    media release

  • Getting the balance right on Aviation Safety

    A new Bill introduced to Parliament will help ensure the impacts on aircraft operators are considered when developing legislative aviation safety standards, while maintaining Australia’s strong aviation safety record.

    21 February

    media release

  • Talking development opportunities on the #SouthCoast with Chair of @RDAFSC Rob Pollock OAM, Member for #Gilmore @Ann_SudmalisMP and Regional Development Australia Far South Coast CEO & Director Fiona Hatcher.

    #RegionsMatter #BuildingBetterRegions #auspol

    20 February

    twitter

  • Fantastic to meet with the @heywire Trailblazers at #ParliamentHouse last week. They're strong, capable ambassadors for their communities & each year they surprise & inspire with their solutions to local issues. #RegionsMatter

    20 February

    twitter

  • Great to meet with @AustLogistics Council Chair @philipbdavies and new CEO Kirk Coningham to discuss the development of the National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy.

    19 February

    twitter

  • Renewed bridges lead to safer, stronger communities

    Local businesses and communities are set to benefit through enhanced transport connectivity, from the latest roll-out of the Australian Government’s $480 million Bridges Renewal Program.

    15 February

    media release

  • Heywire and Trailblazers an inspiration: Deputy PM

    Inspiring stories from young leaders across regional Australia were a focus of Federal Parliament this week, as 48 winners of the ABC Heywire and Trailblazer programs attended the inaugural ABC Heywire Youth Summit, Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals’ Leader Michael McCormack says

    15 February

    media release

  • New Sport and Recreation Hub for Eynesbury

    Sports enthusiasts across a range of codes will be able to play in front of a home crowd thanks to new, state-of-the-art facilities to be built at Avoca Street, Eynesbury.

    15 February

    media release

  • Announcement of Infrastructure Australia Priority List 2019

    Subject: Infrastructure Australia Priority List 2019

    14 February

    speech

  • Infrastructure Australia 2019 Priority List Welcomed

    The Australian Government welcomes today’s release of Infrastructure Australia’s (IA) annual Infrastructure Priority List, to assist with the strategic delivery of nation-building infrastructure.

    14 February

    media release

  • Extra $75M Safety Investment in Warrego Highway

    More than $75 million is being invested by the Australian and Queensland governments in a safer Warrego Highway from Oakey to Miles over coming months.

    13 February

    media release

  • Freight Network improvements in focus

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack has reminded stakeholders that the second intake of the Government’s Trials Business Case Program closes soon.

    12 February

    media release