24 Feb 2021
$132.5 million of federal funding for ACT's Light Rail Stage 2A

The Australian Government today announced funding for an important infrastructure project to boost the nation’s capital – construction of the first section of the City to Woden light rail extension.

24 Feb 2021
Now is the time to move regional

Australians are turning the dream of a tree change into reality, with the largest quarterly shift on record of city dwellers making the move to regional Australia.

24 Feb 2021
AROWS water study on target in the Northern Territory

Secure, reliable and cost-effective water supply is a step closer to supporting economic development in the Darwin region, with the Adelaide River Off-Stream Water Storage (AROWS) preliminary assessment now complete.

24 Feb 2021
Funding flows to finish NSW's Bolivia Hill upgrade

The Australian Government has unlocked almost $43 million in new funding to finish the Bolivia Hill upgrade in New South Wales.

22 Feb 2021
In-water conservation and monitoring kicks off on the Great Barrier Reef

Seventeen marine tourism operators along the Great Barrier Reef will take to the water from this week for reef site monitoring and maintenance, supporting up to 300 existing frontline jobs in the Reef’s tourism industry.

19 Feb 2021
Australia aims for re-election to International Maritime Organization Council

Australia will seek re-election to the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Council for the 2022-23 biennium to secure its voice at the world’s premier maritime forum.

17 Feb 2021
More than 100 road projects set to benefit local communities in Victoria

More than 100 road safety projects are about to start rolling out across Victoria, in a $245 million road improvement blitz designed to reduce road trauma and save lives.

15 Feb 2021
$11.5 million Peak Downs Highway upgrade works underway

Work is under way on $11.5 million worth of safety upgrades to the Peak Downs Highway, north of Clermont.

15 Feb 2021
Building a better Murray Basin Rail Network

Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan said almost 70,000 new sleepers were now being installed between…

13 Feb 2021
Road safety funding flows to Tasmania

New road safety upgrades and improvements will be delivered across Tasmania thanks to funding from the Australian and Tasmanian governments.

13 Feb 2021
Heavy vehicle simulator officially launched

Truck drivers will soon be able to use new state-of-the-art technology to gain valuable experience before hitting the road following the launch of the South Australian Road Transport Association’s new Heavy Vehicle Simulator.

12 Feb 2021
Sandfly Road intersection upgrade to create a buzz in Tassie

The Huon Highway and Sandfly Road intersection upgrade is moving along, with the contract awarded to local Tasmanian company Hazell Bros Group – paving the way for work to start in coming weeks.

11 Feb 2021
Historic road outside Broken Hill gets safer, wider surface

The Commonwealth and New South Wales Governments are working to build a safer and stronger regional and rural NSW road network, with work starting next week to seal and widen an 18-kilometre section of Silverton Road in the Far West of the state…

10 Feb 2021
Bratten Bridge works complete

The District Council of Tumby Bay has recently completed works to increase the bridge load capacity on a key freight route near Tumby Bay, opening up opportunities for improved efficiency of grain movement in the region…

05 Feb 2021
Supporting future fuel technologies and consumer choice

Australians should be able to choose the type of car they drive and the Morrison Government will continue to empower them in making these new technology decisions.