15 May 2018
Six Kyogle Shire Bridges renewed

It is a sensational six for communities around the Kyogle Shire today, with five upgraded bridges opened on Gradys Creek Road, and another on Lions Road, all funded under the Australian Government's Bridges Renewal Program.

14 May 2018
Victoria Cross recipient honoured in lasting tribute

Lieutenant Albert Borella, a Victoria Cross recipient during the First World War, has been commemorated with a recently opened Hume Highway rest area named in his honour at Murlo in NSW.

14 May 2018
Federal funding to flow for the Mareeba-Dimbulah Water Supply Scheme

The Liberal and Nationals Government will provide $11.6 million towards the modernisation of the Mareeba-Dimbulah Water Supply Scheme in northern Queensland, providing increased water availability and reliability to growers within the Atherton…

12 May 2018
Budget delivers for Queensland's Cunningham Highway

The site of a planned major upgrade to the Cunningham Highway, announced in the Federal Budget, was in focus today as Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Agriculture Minister David Littleproud toured the upgrade area with Wright MP Scott…

12 May 2018
Next Steps for North East Rail Line Upgrade

Community consultation is about to commence on the $235 million North East Line upgrade Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Public Transport and Major Projects Jacinta…

11 May 2018
Work starts on replacing Bangalow bridges

Works have started on replacing five old bridges near Bangalow in the Byron Shire.

11 May 2018
Funding Floodway opens for Nogoa Mackenzie Water Supply Scheme

The Liberal and Nationals Government will provide more than $3 million toward the modernisation of the Nogoa Mackenzie Water Supply Scheme, providing central Queensland growers with access to more reliable water.

08 May 2018
2018-19 Budget—Infrastructure: Busting Congestion, Connecting Our Regions, Improving Safety and Creating Jobs

The Liberal and Nationals Government will invest more than $75 billion in nationally significant transport infrastructure projects over the next 10 years, including new funding of $24.5 billion for projects and initiatives which will improve…

06 May 2018
Successful National Road Safety Week marked in Wagga Wagga

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack has today congratulated Peter Frazer, the President of Safer Australian Roads and Highways (SARAH) for achieving a bigger impact than ever before with the…

04 May 2018
Applications open for Inland Rail Community Consultation Committees in New South Wales

Local residents will have the opportunity to shape the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail with nominations now open for Community Consultative Committees in New South Wales.

04 May 2018
Landmark Inland Rail agreement puts NSW on the right track

The Federal and New South Wales Governments have today signed a landmark Bilateral Agreement, which makes way for the commencement of works on the multi-billion dollar Inland Rail project in NSW.

03 May 2018
Federal funding to deliver Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade

The Federal Government is committing $390 million to duplicate Queensland's North Coast Rail Line between Beerburrum and Landsborough, and build capacity upgrades from Landsborough to Nambour, delivering improved passenger and freight movement…

03 May 2018
Bridge replacement completed south of Moranbah

A new $6 million bridge over Cherwell Creek, south of Moranbah, has been officially opened, with the project already improving flood immunity, productivity and driver safety.

02 May 2018
$25 million for Scottsdale Irrigation Scheme

The Federal Government will provide $25.27 million towards the construction of Tasmania's proposed Scottsdale Irrigation Scheme, giving northern Tasmania the chance to deliver high-reliability water to those who need it when they need it.

01 May 2018
Five–year funding for vital car safety program

The Federal Government has marked National Road Safety Week by announcing the continuation of funding for the critical work of independent vehicle safety consumer organisation ANCAP for another five years, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for…