10 Jun 2020
Backing small regional businesses affected by COVID-19

The Australian Government has committed more than $4.7 million to provide small regional businesses affected by COVID-19 with access to free and confidential financial counselling.

07 Jun 2020
Government support continues for Australia's aviation industry

The Australian Government is continuing vital support to Australia’s aviation industry, a key part of the nation’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

05 Jun 2020
Unlocking microgrid opportunities in regional and remote Australia

Regional and Indigenous communities will benefit from more secure, affordable and reliable energy with the Liberal and Nationals Government supporting feasibility studies into microgrids. 

05 Jun 2020
Building Better Regions with 163 new projects for drought-affected communities

Drought-affected regional communities across Australia will benefit from 163 new local infrastructure and community projects as part of a $207 million investment under Round 4 of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s highly successful…

03 Jun 2020
Bribie Island Road upgrade motoring ahead

The Australian and Queensland Governments have locked in a $30.4 million, jointly-funded agreement to upgrade Bribie Island Road.

02 Jun 2020
Motorists get sneak preview of next major Sunshine Coast road upgrade

Motorists have received a preview of the next major Sunshine Coast upgrade on the Bruce Highway at Forest Glen, with animated concepts showing how the upgraded highway interchanges at Maroochydore Road and Mons Road will work after a $301.25…

02 Jun 2020
Inland Rail scholarships awarded to local students

Josh Irvine and Megan Seis, of Narromine and Dunedoo respectively, are off to Charles Sturt University as two of four students to be awarded scholarships worth up to $20,000 under the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) Inland Rail Skills…

01 Jun 2020
Inland Rail scholarship to benefit Temora student

Hannah Davies from Temora is off to Charles Sturt University as one of four students to be awarded a scholarship worth up to $20,000 from the Australian Rail Track Corporation Inland Rail Skills Academy. 

29 May 2020
Government partners with industry to secure brighter rail future

Federal and State and Territory Governments will partner with key members of the rail industry to lift the productivity and safety of Australia’s rail network.

29 May 2020
$50 million Hann Highway upgrades signed, sealed, delivered

A $50 million, four-year collaboration between all three levels of Government to seal major sections of the Hann Highway is complete. 

29 May 2020
Final upgrade on the M1 nears completion

The final project in a suite of upgrades to the M1 Motorway is forging ahead, with the northbound section between Tuggerah and Doyalson opening to three lanes tomorrow at 80 kilometres per hour.

28 May 2020
M1 upgrade at Kariong opens

The second of three major upgrades to the M1 designed to improve journeys on one of Australia’s busiest roads is now complete, with the Kariong to Somersby upgrade opened to traffic today, Thursday May 28.

27 May 2020
Inland Rail long–term opportunities for Northern NSW

Inland Rail offers a clear track for further investment into northern New South Wales, with an economic study released today by the Liberal and Nationals Government outlining growth in food processing, logistics hubs and consumer warehousing in…

26 May 2020
Federal funding to fix 24 dangerous Black Spots in South Australia

Twenty-four dangerous crash sites across South Australia will be fixed under the latest round of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Black Spot Program.

25 May 2020
Great Central Road sealing works underway

Work will soon begin on sealing Great Central Road with a $20 million contract awarded to Wongutha Way Alliance, a joint venture between CareyMC Pty Ltd and Central Earthmoving Company Pty Ltd.