17 Dec 2020
New overtaking lane for Isis Highway

Isis Highway motorists will now benefit from a safer, more efficient journey as works begin on a westbound overtaking lane between Bundaberg and Childers.

16 Dec 2020
Regional Australia supported through Round 5 of the Building Better Regions Fund

Local communities across Australia, especially those hardest hit by the loss of regional tourism, are a step closer to sharing in $200 million under a fifth round of the successful Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF).

16 Dec 2020
Australian Government rescue package for Victoria's Murray Basin Freight Rail project

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government has announced a $200.2 million rescue package for the stalled Victorian owned, operated and managed Murray Basin Freight Rail network.

16 Dec 2020
Mount Archer more accessible for all to enjoy

Communities in Rockhampton are set to benefit from improved facilities on the summit of Mount Archer, thanks to funding from the Australian Government.

16 Dec 2020
Enhanced Inland Rail to provide a boon for jobs and economic activity

The Morrison-McCormack Government will deliver a safer and more efficient Inland Rail whilst also backing thousands of extra jobs and billions in additional economic activity through major enhancements to the planning, design and delivery of…

16 Dec 2020
Commonwealth and State governments collaborate to deliver millions in regional road safety improvements

The Australian and Western Australian governments are working together to deliver road safety treatments across thousands of kilometres of regional Western Australian roads.

14 Dec 2020
Further Government support for aviation and appointment of expert advisory panel

The Australian Government has further extended key assistance measures to support domestic aviation, as well as announcing the appointment of a Future of Aviation Reference Panel as the aviation sector works to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic…

11 Dec 2020
Infrastructure Australia to focus on highest-priority projects for nation's economic recovery

National Cabinet has agreed that Infrastructure Australia will now evaluate project proposals which require more than $250 million in Commonwealth funding – an increase from the previous threshold of $100 million.

10 Dec 2020
More water for Gippsland with start of Phase 2 of Macalister Irrigation District project

The Australian and Victorian governments have announced the start of work on Phase 2 of the Macalister Irrigation District modernisation project following the signing of a construction milestone funding agreement.

10 Dec 2020
Road safety and jobs boost for regional New South Wales

The Australian and New South Wales Governments’ accelerated $398 million investment in road safety improvements through the Safer Roads Program is starting to make a big difference in regional communities, with works under way…

10 Dec 2020
Country's best compete to build new Bridgewater Bridge

Two of the country’s top construction companies have been shortlisted to build Hobart’s new Bridgewater Bridge.

09 Dec 2020
Cabramatta Loop closer to construction

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has released the design and construct tender for the Cabramatta Loop Project, which will play an important role in meeting Sydney’s future freight demand.  

09 Dec 2020
Work begins on Western Irrigation Network project

The $116 million Western Irrigation Network project to deliver a new, secure source of water for large-scale agricultural use has started construction following the signing of a funding agreement between the Australian and Victorian Governments…

08 Dec 2020
Coffs Bypass green light to drive local jobs, economy

The Coffs Harbour bypass has been given the official green light by the Federal Government after the Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley assessed and then approved the project under the EPBC Act, moving the town’s biggest ever infrastructure…

08 Dec 2020
Narromine to Narrabri Inland Rail Environmental Impact Statement out on exhibition

Local communities and stakeholders of the transformational Inland Rail project are invited to submit feedback on the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Narromine to Narrabri (N2N) section released today for public exhibition.