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.

23 Jan 2018
Bruce Highway Duplication in Cairns Gaining Speed

Safer travel on the Bruce Highway between Edmonton and Gordonvale in Far North Queensland is a step closer with two tenderers invited to participate in the Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) phase for the Cairns Southern Access Corridor – Stage 3…

18 Jan 2018
Works begin to replace old Lochaber Creek Bridge

Work to replace a 78-year-old bridge on the Burnett Highway near Eidsvold began last week.

18 Jan 2018
South Hobart Football scores $1 million goal

The Liberal and Nationals' Government has today committed $1 million to help fund facility upgrades for one of the oldest football clubs in Australia—The South Hobart Football Club.  

18 Jan 2018
Funding for water a goer for Nogoa irrigators

Central Queensland's agricultural communities will benefit from more reliable access to water, with the Liberal & Nationals Government approving funding arrangements to modernise the Nogoa Mackenzie Water Supply Sheme.