20 Jun 2021
New partnership for Norfolk Island services

Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Michael McCormack MP and the Premier of Queensland and Minister for Trade, the Hon Annastacia Palaszczuk MP, along with the Hon Nola Marino MP, Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories, today…

18 Jun 2021
Sydney Airport Demand Management Review

The Australian Government today released the independent review of Sydney Airport Demand Management, prepared by Mr Peter Harris AO.

17 Jun 2021
$1.5 billion infrastructure blitz means short-term pain for long-term gain

A massive infrastructure blitz is sweeping across South Australia, with 90 individual road or rail upgrade projects worth more than $1.5 billion currently underway.

14 Jun 2021
Congestion-busting Great Western Highway upgrade powering ahead

Construction on the game-changing Great Western Highway upgrade between Katoomba and Lithgow is on track to start next year, with the Australian and New South Wales Governments now committing funding towards congestion-busting improvements to the…

14 Jun 2021
Safer passage through Medlow Bath ahead of full highway upgrade

Motorists are enjoying improved journeys on the Great Western Highway this long weekend, with safety upgrades through Medlow Bath at Bellevue Crescent and Foy Avenue now complete.

11 Jun 2021
Work advances on Midway Point Intersection Solution

Strong progress has been made on the Midway Point Intersection Solution, an important part of the Australian and Tasmanian governments’ strategy to improve travel on the Tasman Highway.

11 Jun 2021
Federal funding to fix 67 black spots in Queensland

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 67 dangerous crash sites on Queensland roads in 2021-22.

10 Jun 2021
$10 million boost for Kosciuszko Snowies Iconic Walk

The Australian Government will provide $10 million to deliver Stage 4 of the Snowies Iconic Walk, helping showcase an iconic part of the Australian landscape.

10 Jun 2021
Delivering greater water security in southern New South Wales

The Australian Government is investing $51.2 million in the Eurobodalla Southern Storage project to improve water availability and security on the southern coast of New South Wales.

09 Jun 2021
New funding for four-lane Tiaro bypass

The Australian Government has announced up to a further $183 million towards the construction of a four-lane bypass of Tiaro on the Bruce Highway, which takes its total commitment to $268.6 million.

01 Jun 2021
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…

31 May 2021
Three new projects supporting economy and jobs in NSW Central West

The Australian Government is committing $10 million to deliver three projects in Central West New South Wales, to strengthen economic growth and drive Australia’s recovery from COVID-19.

31 May 2021
Ettamogah Rail Hub siding completed

A $12.2 million upgrade of a rail siding at the Ettamogah Rail Hub near Albury is now complete, providing significantly increased efficiency for freight and passenger rail services and capacity to meet growing transport…

31 May 2021
Gatton's Heavy Vehicle Decoupling Facility opens

The Gatton Heavy Vehicle Decoupling Facility is now open after five months of work, giving drivers the option to break down and reconfigure heavy vehicles on either side of Toowoomba Second Range Crossing before continuing their journey.

30 May 2021
Australian Government establishes a freight data hub

Improved national freight data has taken a leap forward with the launch of the National Freight Data Hub prototype website.