07 Nov 2018
Heavy Vehicle Safety in Driver's Seat

Funding applications for Round 4 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI) program are now open giving the green light to submissions on projects which will save lives and reduce road trauma.

04 Nov 2018
Funds flow for Townsville water

The Liberal and Nationals' Government will invest up to $200 million to secure Townsville's long-term water supply.

We are backing Queenslanders.

01 Nov 2018
Remote Airstrips Funding better connects the bush

Some of Australia’s most remote communities will be better connected to vital supplies, transport and medical services thanks to Round six of the Liberal and Nationals’ Government’s Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program, which opened for applications…

01 Nov 2018
Inland Rail Listening Tour Continues

A roundtable meeting being held today at Coonamble in New South Wales is part of ongoing work to build and maintain trust and transparency with local communities and stakeholders, on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project.

01 Nov 2018
Mossman Mill redevelopment supported

A transformational regional infrastructure project is a step closer to becoming a reality, with the Liberal and Nationals' Government commitment of up to $20 million to support the transitioning project for the Mossman Mill.

29 Oct 2018
New tennis club to serve Bulla

Upgrades to the Bulla Village Tennis Club will give the Victorian town’s residents more opportunities to get active.

Senator for Victoria James Paterson said the upgraded facilities will play host to an estimated 1,200 users each year.

29 Oct 2018
Applications Open for Water Infrastructure Funding for Drought Affected Regions

State and Territory Governments are invited to apply for a share of $72 million in water infrastructure funding for drought affected regions, following the Australian Government's release today of Expressions of Interest (EOI) guidelines for the…

26 Oct 2018
Trade, tourism links see growth in Aussie travel

Jobs, more trade and new opportunities are set to flow thanks to strong growth in travel from China and a significant increase in air freight movement, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says.

26 Oct 2018
Backing Our Farmers and their Communities

As soon as I took on the job, I made it clear that dealing with the drought was one of my biggest priorities.

26 Oct 2018
The future is ‘ROSI’ for key WA road corridors

The Coalition Government will sit down with key stakeholders in Broome next Monday to gauge how to best link communities and essential services through the 10-year, $3.5 billion Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative.

25 Oct 2018
Grants set to flow to community groups in drought-affected regions

The Liberal and Nationals' Government has provided $15 million toward the Regional Drought Communities Small Grants Program to support regional communities across Australia experiencing the devastating effects of the current drought.

21 Oct 2018
Transformational infrastructure projects set to grow our regions

A range of transformational regional infrastructure projects are a step closer to becoming a reality with applicants asked to submit full business cases for approval under the Australian Government’s highly anticipated $272.2 million Regional…

17 Oct 2018
Landsborough Highway Upgrade Complete

Improvements to Queensland's Landsborough Highway between Blackall and Barcaldine are complete.

17 Oct 2018
Northern sections of M80 Ring Road upgrade out to market

Melbourne motorists are one step closer to a congestion-busting upgrade on the M80 Ring Road with Expressions of Interest now open to complete the two northern sections of the project.

16 Oct 2018
Major work starts on new Lansdowne Bridge near Goulburn

Improved safety and transport productivity are on the way for the Goulburn community with major work on the new Lansdowne Bridge and road approaches now getting underway.