31 Aug 2020
Steady hands on Infrastructure Australia Board

The Australian Government has reappointed the current Chair and two members to the Infrastructure Australia (IA) Board, keeping an experienced and steady team at the helm of the Government’s independent infrastructure adviser.

30 Aug 2020
New Bridgewater Bridge project released to market

Tasmanians are another step closer to driving on a new Bridgewater Bridge with a Request for Proposal (RFP) released to market today for the $576 million project.

28 Aug 2020
$2.7 million 'show' of support for COVID-hit agricultural field days

The Australian Government has today announced a $2.7 million boost for agricultural field days to ensure they can continue to showcase innovation and support regional communities after the pandemic.

28 Aug 2020
Feedback encouraged on Inland Rail environmental impact statement – North Star to Border project

North West New South Wales residents are encouraged to have their say on the North Star to Border (NS2B) leg of Inland Rail, through the release of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) by the NSW Government.

27 Aug 2020
Preferred contractor named for job-creating Bussell Highway duplication

The much-awaited Bussell Highway dual carriageway is a step closer, with Raubex Construction Pty Ltd named as the preferred contractor for the first stage between Capel Bypass and Hutton Road.

26 Aug 2020
New section of Pacific Highway open to traffic

Motorists will be celebrating today as the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade hits another major milestone with 15 kilometres of dual carriageway opening between Mororo and Devils Pulpit.

24 Aug 2020
More freight on trains in Melbourne’s southeast

The Victorian and Commonwealth governments are making rail freight cheaper for businesses and taking trucks off suburban roads, thanks to a $28 million investment in direct rail freight between the Port of Melbourne and Dandenong South.

24 Aug 2020
National Freight Data Hub Options Paper released

Today's release of an Options Paper for the National Freight Data Hub is the next step in improving national freight data.

23 Aug 2020
New Abercrombie River Bridge to boost tourism and freight

The opening of the Abercrombie River Bridge, north of Taralga, will boost freight movement and tourism between Oberon and Goulburn.

21 Aug 2020
More funding for communities tackling drought

The Australian Government is continuing to support drought-affected communities, with 30 projects sharing in more than $1.1 million in Federal funding.

21 Aug 2020
Business case backs Big Rocks Weir to unlock North Queensland’s potential

The Big Rocks Weir business case was released to the Australian and Queensland Governments today, marking an important milestone in delivering more irrigation and water security for North Queensland.

18 Aug 2020
Contract awarded for upgrade of Cessnock Road at Testers Hollow

Commencement of the Cessnock Road upgrade at Testers Hollow in the Hunter Valley region of NSW is drawing nearer with the contract to deliver the project recently awarded to Daracon Contractors.

17 Aug 2020
Decentralisation delivers jobs to Orange

More jobs are coming to Orange following today’s opening of the Australian Government’s new Regional Programs branch office in the New South Wales regional city.

17 Aug 2020
Call for local ideas to maximise Inland Rail connectivity

The second round of Expression of Interest for the $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program has opened. 

17 Aug 2020
Calls for local ideas to maximise Inland Rail connectivity

The second round of Expression of Interest for the $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program has opened.