22 May 2020
$1.8 billion boost for local government

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will deliver a $1.8 billion boost for road and community projects through local governments across Australia.

20 May 2020
Liberals and Nationals continue to back communities in drought

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government is continuing to back drought-affected communities, today providing nearly $1.5 million in funding towards 39 new projects under the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough Times…

19 May 2020
First look at Monaro Highway flyover at Lanyon Drive

Safety and travel time improvements along the Monaro Highway are a step closer following the release of concept designs for a southbound flyover at the intersection with Lanyon Drive.

19 May 2020
Capricorn Highway overtaking lanes to save lives and time in central Queensland

Works are under way on six new overtaking lanes on the Capricorn Highway which will deliver six new overtaking lanes between Rockhampton and Emerald.

18 May 2020
Muswellbrook rail bridges upgrade underway

A $58 million project to replace three rail bridges in Muswellbrook in northern New South Wales ensuring safety and reliability of the freight line has begun.

18 May 2020
Final section of Pacific Highway upgrade nears finish line

The final piece of the largest road infrastructure project in regional Australia is taking shape, with a 36-kilometre section of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade between Glenugie and Tyndale opening tomorrow.

15 May 2020
Applications open for Driver Reviver funding

Owners of Driver Reviver locations across the nation can now apply for a share of $3 million in Australian Government funding to upgrade their life-saving rest sites.

14 May 2020
ARTC rail relief welcomed by Australian Government

The Australian Government has welcomed measures implemented by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to provide immediate financial relief to rail freight operators maintaining the supply of essential goods throughout the COVID-19 pandemic…

13 May 2020
Plenty of safety upgrades near Plentiful Creek

Motorists will soon benefit from two new overtaking lanes on the Bruce Highway at Plentiful Creek, north of Rockhampton.

12 May 2020
More safety upgrades soon for the Bruce

More than $50 million in safety upgrades for the Bruce Highway between Mackay and Proserpine will start this month, supporting 95 jobs in the region.

12 May 2020
Queenslanders over the moon about new bridge

Work has started to replace the 62-year-old Three Moon Creek Bridge on the Burnett Highway, supporting close to 60 jobs.

12 May 2020
Great Barrier Reef tourism and regional economic boost

Tourism operators on the Great Barrier Reef will receive much needed additional support from the Morrison-McCormack Government.

12 May 2020
Coast businesses, jobs continue with Bruce early works

Early works on the $662.5 million Bruce Highway upgrade between Caboolture and the Sunshine Coast have started, providing ongoing support for local businesses and jobs.

11 May 2020
Industry group to facilitate generational shift on rail network

The Liberal and Nationals Government will work with Australia’s leading rail freight companies to establish an oversight group for the development and implementation of a state-of-the-art train management system.

08 May 2020
Safety upgrades kick off on Bruce Highway near Rockhampton

Motorists will soon benefit from major safety upgrades on the Bruce Highway between Benaraby and Rockhampton, as works get under way on a $26.6 million Federal Liberal and Nationals Government-funded project providing 71 direct…