08 Nov 2019
Life's a beach as Hughenden recreational lake opens

A new recreational lake in Hughenden has officially opened, creating new opportunities for water sports, exercise and leisure activities.

07 Nov 2019
Step up in drought budget support

Drought-hit farmers, small businesses and rural towns are set for an immediate cash injection to keep stock fed and watered, keep businesses open, keep locals in work and pump funds into local economies.

05 Nov 2019
Innisfail Bruce Highway safety and bike package complete

A $4.3 million works package for the Bruce Highway at Innisfail is now complete.

01 Nov 2019
Calling for input on the National Freight Data Hub

Today’s release of the first discussion paper on the design of the National Freight Data Hub marks a significant step towards a more competitive, efficient and productive freight future for Australia.

01 Nov 2019
$1.5 Million for Colastoun Lakes Irrigation Pipeline feasibility study

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will provide an additional $1.5 million to assess the benefits and viability of the Coalstoun Lakes Irrigation Pipeline project as part of the North and South Burnett Feasibility Study.

30 Oct 2019
Logical investment in Inland Rail

Parkes is set to be the epicentre of regional growth and opportunity with the opening of the $35 million Parkes Logistics Terminal by Pacific National, joining SCT Logistics and Linfox to connect to the Liberal and Nationals Government's $9.3 …

30 Oct 2019
The Australian and Victorian Governments are getting on with the M80 upgrade

Drivers on the M80 Ring Road can look forward to reduced congestion and more reliable connections to major freeways following the award of a contract to upgrade the section between Sydney Road and Edgars Road.

29 Oct 2019
Kids of Aspley embrace their new playground

Children at Aspley East Kindergarten will now be able to enjoy a new and improved playground thanks to a Federal Liberal and Nationals Government-funded upgrade to the play area.

29 Oct 2019
Policy Statement to take Regional Aviation to New Heights

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will develop a comprehensive Regional Aviation Policy statement in partnership with airlines, regional airports, local council owners, state and territory governments and local communities as part of…

29 Oct 2019
Expressions of interest sought for Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program

Supply chain managers, producers, local and state governments, local businesses, community representatives and freight and train operators are encouraged to put forward projects for investigation under the $44 million Inland Rail Interface…

28 Oct 2019
Full steam ahead for Fleurieu's heritage scenic train

More visitors to the Fleurieu region will be able to take a scenic ride on the SteamRanger Heritage Railway Track following an infrastructure upgrade to improve the service’s safety and reliability.

28 Oct 2019
Swan Hill regional livestock exchange upgrade a boost for local economy

A new and improved livestock exchange in Swan Hill will improve the safety of both humans and animals while supporting the economic future of the Murray River town.

28 Oct 2019
Plans rev up for Barton Highway Upgrade

Industry partners are being invited to submit registrations of interest for the design and construct tender for the first stage of the Barton Highway upgrade.

27 Oct 2019
Works start to build overtaking lanes

Works to build two overtaking lanes on the Bruce Highway, between Proserpine and Bowen, will start this month after Vassallo Constructions secured the construction contract.

25 Oct 2019
New recycling facility and water scheme secures Parkes's water future

A brand-new water recycling scheme designed to conserve water has officially opening in Parkes.