13 Jan 2020
Moree Inland Rail regional office opens

The Inland Rail Moree Office is now open, providing a greater link between the local community and Government leading up to and throughout the construction of the rail track.

09 Jan 2020
Immediate financial support for bushfire affected communities

The Australian Government will provide an initial and immediate base payment of $1 million to 42 of the most severely bushfire impacted councils in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland to help quickly rebuild vital…

18 Dec 2019
Merimbula Airport new crown jewel for the Sapphire Coast

Accessing the South Coast of New South Wales is now much easier thanks to the completion of the Merimbula Airport terminal upgrade.

18 Dec 2019
Thousands go through turnstiles at Kempsey cinema

The $6.15 million Majestic Cinema in Kempsey was officially opened today and dignitaries learned it had already attracted 3000 patrons since trading commenced.

18 Dec 2019
A new look for Merimbula's Visitor Information Centre

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack, who attended today’s opening, said the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s $50,450 investment had preserved and improved an…

18 Dec 2019
CQ roads boom keep rolling with new Bruce bridge

Motorists in Rockhampton have been given a taste of the city’s northern access upgrade, with the first of four new bridges between Rockhampton-Yeppoon Road and Terranova Drive now open, thanks to a $157 million package of works on the Bruce…

18 Dec 2019
Major upgrade for Bega Saleyards

The Bega Valley Saleyards have received a major upgrade to improve animal welfare standards and facilities for local farmers, buyers and sellers.

15 Dec 2019
$25 million to support Cape Hardy Port Precinct

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will provide $25 million to support the Cape Hardy Port Precinct in South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula.

12 Dec 2019
Australian Government gets Dunns Road deal done

The sealing and upgrade of Dunns Road in Wagga Wagga will begin after the Liberal and Nationals Government approved funding of $5.8 million for the project.

11 Dec 2019
Productivity Commission report into the Economic Regulation of Airports

The Liberal and Nationals Government today released its response to the Productivity Commission report into the Economic Regulation of Airports.

10 Dec 2019
Supporting local governments moving towards zero

Reducing road trauma on locally controlled thoroughfares was the focus of a Road Safety Stakeholder Roundtable in Brisbane today.

10 Dec 2019
Drive safely this Christmas or consider the consequences

As the end of the year draws to a close and people get behind the wheel for the holidays, motorists are being reminded about what’s at stake if they don’t slow down and drive safely this Christmas.

09 Dec 2019
Bridge opening bonanza for Atkinson's Dam

The West Moreton region in South East Queensland has celebrated the official opening of 10 new road bridges.

06 Dec 2019
New Chair for General Aviation Advisory Network

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government today welcomed Mr Andrew Andersen as the new Chair of the General Aviation Advisory Network – a forum where industry representatives from the general aviation sector work together to respond to…

05 Dec 2019
Government responds to regional aviation report

The Australian Government has responded to the Senate Committee report on the operation, regulation and funding of regional air services – noting or accepting all nine committee recommendations.