08 Jan 2021
More than $250 million of regional road upgrades rolling out across Western Australia

More than $250 million of road safety upgrades will be rolled out across approximately 4,000 kilometres of regional Western Australian roads this financial year, reducing the risk of run-off-road crashes and supporting local jobs.

07 Jan 2021
Spirit of Tasmania boost to turbo-charge Tassie tourism

The Federal Government will give Tasmania’s economic recovery a welcome boost by injecting $6 million into making it free for Spirit of Tasmania passengers to take their car to Tasmania.

05 Jan 2021
Statement on Qantas international ticket sales

The health and safety of Australians remains the Morrison-McCormack Government’s top priority, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack said.

28 Dec 2020
All aboard! Flinders Line set to open to passengers

Residents, students and workers from Adelaide’s southern suburbs will enjoy better, more frequent services on the brand new $141 million Flinders Rail Line.

23 Dec 2020
Six new overtaking lanes on Capricorn Highway

Drivers and industries from Rockhampton to Emerald are reaping the benefits of the jointly funded $19 million Capricorn Highway overtaking lanes project.

23 Dec 2020
Keep safe on our roads these holidays

Australians are urged to keep safe while travelling this Christmas – a time when our roads can prove deadly.

22 Dec 2020
Pedestrian and school safety package to help save lives

A new building blitz at intersections around the state will focus on improving safety for families and school children at over 55 schools, shopping strips and intersections.

22 Dec 2020
New freight data sharing study released

A new study involving freight data sharing trials with companies including Woolworths, Nestle and Toll Group has identified opportunities to improve Australia’s vital supply chains that ensure goods get to customers.

18 Dec 2020
Regional airports land $66 million in grant funding

The Australian Government is continuing to provide unprecedented support for the aviation industry, with $66 million in grants under the Regional Airports Screening Infrastructure (RASI) grant program announced for eligible regional airports…

17 Dec 2020
$44 million upgrade for Narrabri to Turrawan Line

The Australian Government today announced $44.7 million for the Australian Rail Track Corporation to upgrade 35 kilometres of the Narrabri to Turrawan Line between the Hunter Valley Coal Network and Inland Rail.

17 Dec 2020
Next tranche of Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Network projects announced

Almost $20 million has been allocated through the Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Network (WSFN) program to upgrade 95 kilometres of regional roads in Western Australia throughout 2020-21.

17 Dec 2020
Funding flows for crucial Bruce Highway intersection upgrade

The Australian and Queensland governments have $12.5 million in joint funding for the Bruce Highway upgrade at Isis River, with detailed design already underway.

17 Dec 2020
More freight on trains in Melbourne's north

The Australian and Victorian governments are making rail freight cheaper for businesses and taking trucks off suburban roads, thanks to a $16.2 million investment in direct rail freight between the Port of Melbourne and Somerton.

17 Dec 2020
Safety upgrade to complement Toowoomba second range crossing

Works have started on the $4 million Murphys Creek Road and Brookside Place intersection upgrade at Postmans Ridge, bolstering freight movement through the Lockyer Valley and Toowoomba.

17 Dec 2020
Communities celebrate completion of Pacific Highway upgrade

Communities along New South Wales’ North Coast have come together at New Italy to celebrate the completion of the Pacific Highway upgrade, with the final section, from Woolgoolga to Ballina, now open to traffic.