21 Nov 2020
Melbourne airport rail to create jobs for years to come

The Melbourne Airport Rail Link route will take travellers into the heart of the CBD in less than 30 minutes following an historic agreement announced today between the Australian and Victorian governments

21 Nov 2020
Faster services for Geelong on the way

Australia’s first faster rail corridor between Melbourne and Geelong will strip 15 minutes off the travel time and mean a congestion free commute to and from Melbourne’s CBD.

20 Nov 2020
Record funding call for heavy vehicle safety programs

Australian heavy vehicle safety programs will receive another significant boost with the launch of Round 6 of the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator’s (NHVR) Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI).

20 Nov 2020
Samford Community Hub officially opened

Samford is about to become a hive of activity for community groups, residents and start-ups with the new $4.45 million Samford Community Hub precinct officially opened today.

20 Nov 2020
Industry engaged for M1 Raymond Terrace link

Early talks have begun with the construction industry to help build the M1 Pacific Motorway extension to Raymond Terrace, which will be one of the Hunter’s biggest infrastructure projects.

19 Nov 2020
Float-free EPIRB deadline approaches for commercial vessels

Commercial vessel owners and operators are being urged to act now to ensure their vessels are fitted with float-free Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) before the New Year deadline.

18 Nov 2020
Speeding up the North East Line upgrade

Passengers on the North East Line will soon enjoy more reliable and comfortable journeys thanks to a massive program of accelerated works undertaken in recent months, the Deputy Prime Minister and Victorian Minister for Transport announced today…

18 Nov 2020
Major South West Rocks Road upgrade under way

A major $4 million upgrade of the South West Rocks Road between Jerseyville and Kinchela is underway, with preparatory works to stabilise the Macleay Riverbank almost complete.

17 Nov 2020
Transcript - Midway and Sorell Causeways Press Conference
Subjects: Duplication of Midway and Sorell Causeways, Hobart to Sorell Corridor Planning Study, Border Closures, Trade Relations
17 Nov 2020
“Liquid gold” flowing to North East Tasmanian irrigators

The $57.3 million Scottsdale Irrigation Scheme, which has just delivered the first irrigation water to the region North East Tasmanian will provide a boon for local farmers.

17 Nov 2020
Funding secured for Tasman Highway causeways

With the Australian Government committing $150 million and the Tasmanian Government adding an additional $37 million, the duplication of the Tasman Highway causeways and McGees Bridge is now fully funded.

16 Nov 2020
Tenders open for upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter

Tenders have opened for the upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter. 

15 Nov 2020
National Road Safety Week time to focus on saving lives

Australians are being urged to consider how they can help ensure everyone gets home safely as National Road Safety Week to honour and remember the lives lost on our roads begins on Sunday.

14 Nov 2020
New Gathering Place at Echo Point opened during NAIDOC Week

With a spectacular Blue Mountains backdrop of The Three Sisters and the Jamison Valley, the upgraded area of Echo Point at Katoomba was officially opened today.

13 Nov 2020
Riverina and Central West community groups receive support from Inland Rail

Inland Rail is backing our communities, with the Australian Rail Track Corporation donating more than $25,000 to eight Riverina community groups in the sixth round of their Community Sponsorships and Donations program.