07 May 2021
Jobs boom takes off in the Hunter with Newcastle Airport investment

The Morrison Government will upgrade the Newcastle Airport runway generating thousands of local jobs while creating new domestic and international travel and export destinations for Hunter and Central Coast residents and businesses.

07 May 2021
Completion of new bridge for Rookwood Weir

The new bridge over the Fitzroy River has officially opened.

The $12.5 million structure at Riverslea is the third road upgrade delivered as part of the $367.2 million Rookwood Weir project.

06 May 2021
Beefed-up regional connectivity to drive nation’s COVID recovery

An injection of $130.4 million in the federal Budget will improve connectivity in regional, rural, and remote communities, further driving Australia’s regionally-led recovery from the COVID-19 recession.

06 May 2021
Australia leading the digital revolution in aviation

The Australian Government is laying the foundations for new jobs in the new frontier of aviation services with the release of the National Emerging Aviation Technologies (NEAT) Policy Statement.

05 May 2021
Albury Wodonga Regional Deal on track to deliver

Deal partners are working together whilst negotiations continue on the Albury Wodonga Regional Deal. An investment of $911,000 is being provided to Albury Wodonga to deliver the region’s tracks and trails project.

04 May 2021
Federal Budget infrastructure boost to help build Western Australia's economic recovery

The Western Australia economy will be boosted by a $1.3b infrastructure package, with record funding for major new projects to be announced in next week’s Federal Budget.

04 May 2021
Transcript - Gladstone Press Conference
Subjects: Regional Recovery Partnership funding; hydrogen hub; Auckland Hill upgrade; cruise ships industry; Gladstone industries; Northern Oil Refinery; export industry; energy industry; animal welfare.
04 May 2021
Australian Government backing local ideas to enhance Inland Rail

Expert technical and commercial support will be provided to a further 15 project proposals under the Australian Government’s Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program (II Program).

29 Apr 2021
One step closer to completing Princes Highway duplication between Traralgon and Sale

Contracts have been awarded for construction of the final 43 kilometres of the Princes Highway to be duplicated between Traralgon and Sale in eastern Victoria.

29 Apr 2021
Half-price flights a great success

More than 663,000 half-price airfares have now been sold as part of the Australian Government’s $1.2 billion tourism support package, helping a record number of Australians enjoy a holiday at home this year.

29 Apr 2021
Hahndorf traffic route designs released for public consultation

Improved access and road safety in and around the Adelaide Hills township of Hahndorf are a step closer with the release of the Hahndorf Strategic Traffic Planning Study.

27 Apr 2021
More than 400 kilometres of road safety upgrades roll out across South Australia

Shovels are hitting the ground on more than 400 kilometres worth of road safety upgrades across regional South Australia this month, as works ramp up on the Australian and South Australian Governments’ COVID stimulus and road safety projects.

26 Apr 2021
Important road safety upgrade for Cooma

A new roundabout, additional street lighting and drainage improvements will form part of the safety upgrade to one of Cooma’s busiest intersections.

25 Apr 2021
Going, going, almost gone - book your half-price holiday now

Australian aviation is once again booming thanks to more than $3.8 billion of industry support invested by the Federal Government since the COVID-19 pandemic began, with the tourism industry’s bounce-back well underway.

24 Apr 2021
Experienced leadership crew to take the controls at CASA

The Australian Government has today announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Director of Aviation Safety (DAS), and a new Chair of the Board of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) – the statutory authority that…