22 Mar 2018
Inland Rail Regional Office Now Open in Toowoomba
  • Inland Rail offices open in Toowoomba, Dubbo and Albury-Wodonga
  • Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities staff will work with community to capitalise on the economic and social opportunities of the project…
22 Mar 2018
Inland Rail Regional Office Now Open in Dubbo
  • Inland Rail offices open in Dubbo, Albury-Wodonga and Toowoomba
  • Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities staff will work with community to capitalise on the economic and social opportunities of the project…
22 Mar 2018
Key appointments to national transport safety agencies

Safety was the focus of key appointments made to transport agencies announced today by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack.

19 Mar 2018
Key Queensland Inland Rail section declared Coordinated Project

The iconic Inland Rail project is building momentum in Queensland with the State's Coordinator-General declaring the section between the New South Wales and Queensland border and Gowrie as a ‘Coordinated Project’.

16 Mar 2018
Inland Rail and Regional Rail Revival Agreements Reached

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Public Transport and Major Projects Jacinta Allan have today signed a Bilateral Agreement in relation to Inland Rail, making Victoria…

16 Mar 2018
Goulburn Valley receives major regional jobs and funding boost
  • Almost 100 jobs to be created during construction and more than 100 ongoing jobs
  • Ten projects totalling more than $18 million announced in Shepparton region as part of the package
16 Mar 2018
Shepparton Art Museum primed to take shape

The start of works are imminent on a new five-level art gallery which will showcase local talent and attract art-savvy tourists to the region.

15 Mar 2018
Construction of new bridge over the Clarence at Harwood continues

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack joined Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today to view progress on construction of a new bridge across the Clarence River at Harwood.

09 Mar 2018
Bruce Highway Section C delivers upgrade south of Gympie
  • Upgrade delivers 10.5 kilometres of four-lane highway between Traveston and Woondum
  • Milestone follows opening to traffic in November 2017 and arrives well ahead of schedule
09 Mar 2018
Faster Rail on the horizon for key commuter corridors

Three business cases for faster rail will be developed under the Turnbull Government's $20 million Faster Rail Prospectus.

09 Mar 2018
Lifeflight Toowoomba given new wings

A new base and headquarters for LifeFlight Toowoomba that officially opened over the weekend will equip the life-saving charity with quality facilities to continue providing urgent medical assistance across regional Queensland.

08 Mar 2018
Funding approved for Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade
  • Australian Government signs off on more than $400 million to upgrade and improve the flood immunity of 14km of the Bruce Highway, including three major watercourses
01 Mar 2018
Major upgrade takes flight on Sunshine Coast

Construction on the Sunshine Coast Airport expansion project is set to commence with a major construction contract awarded today.

26 Feb 2018
New bridges over Roper and Wilton Rivers complete
  • New Roper and Wilton crossings were funded under Regional Roads Productivity Package
  • Works included two new bridges and approximately seven kilometres of approach works
24 Jan 2018
Morwell's New Netball and Cricket Pavilion and Netball Courts officially opened

The Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester today officially opened new sports facilities worth $2.7 million in Morwell.