16 Mar 2021
Upgrades to deliver more train services for Gippsland

A contractor has been appointed to deliver the Gippsland Line Upgrade’s major package of works, rail upgrades between Pakenham and Traralgon to enable more frequent and reliable train services.

15 Mar 2021
Preferred route announced for the proposed new Dungowan Dam pipeline

The Federal and New South Wales governments’ plans to deliver greater water security to communities in Tamworth and the Peel Valley have reached a significant milestone with the announcement of a preferred route for the proposed new Dungowan Dam…

14 Mar 2021
Women in aviation week

On the 8th of March 1910, French woman Raymonde de Laroche became the first woman to earn a pilot licence.

12 Mar 2021
Murrumbeena Park Pavilion gets makeover

The Murrumbeena Park pavilion is set for a major facelift, transforming the local gathering point into an integrated community hub with multi-purpose spaces for sports clubs and community events.

11 Mar 2021
More funding to raise Rookwood Weir

The Queensland and Federal governments have each committed another $7.5 million for Rookwood Weir to unlock 10,000 additional megalitres of water for Central Queensland.

11 Mar 2021
Tourism and aviation's flight path to recovery

Australia’s airlines, hotels and caravan parks, restaurants and bars, travel agents and tourism operators are set for a rush of hundreds of thousands of tourists as part of a new $1.2 billion support package from the Morrison Government.

07 Mar 2021
Celebrating Captain Jeanine Drummond this International Women's Day

The Australian Government wants more women to become involved in the nation’s maritime industry, following in the footsteps of new Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Board member, Captain Jeanine Drummond. 

04 Mar 2021
More than $400 million in road safety funding en route for NSW

Hundreds of road safety projects are rolling out across New South Wales, in a more than $400 million blitz designed to reduce road trauma and save lives.

26 Feb 2021
Infrastructure Australia's 2021 Priority List welcomed

The Australian Government has welcomed today’s release of Infrastructure Australia’s (IA) 2021 update to its Infrastructure Priority List, showcasing the Government’s commitment to deliver nation-defining infrastructure while helping inform…

26 Feb 2021
Monarto Zoo safari roars ahead

Today’s sod turning at regional South Australia’s Monarto Zoo officially marks the start of construction on a new state-of-the-art Safari Gateway Visitors Centre.

26 Feb 2021
Major funding announced for innovative train management system

The Australian Government is investing a further $220 million for an innovative signalling technology that is increasing the safety and reliability of Australia’s freight rail network and generating hundreds of jobs.

26 Feb 2021
Funding flows to drought-affected regions

Drought-affected regions are continuing to benefit from Australian Government funding support, with 24 projects sharing in more than $1.1 million under the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s award-winning Tackling Tough Times Together…

26 Feb 2021
$100 million to bolster road safety in South Australia

Fifteen new road safety projects are about to start rolling out across South Australia as part of the first tranche of a road safety package worth more than $100 million, designed to reduce road trauma and save lives.

26 Feb 2021
Inland Rail signals regional growth

The design and construction of Inland Rail is providing stimulus to companies right across the nation with investments in services and supplies driving employment and growth in regional Australia.

24 Feb 2021
$10 million available to drive road safety innovation

Funding is now available to support a safer road system and drive down road trauma, with applications open under Round 2 of the $12 million Road Safety Innovation Fund.