29 May 2020
Government partners with industry to secure brighter rail future

Federal and State and Territory Governments will partner with key members of the rail industry to lift the productivity and safety of Australia’s rail network.

29 May 2020
$50 million Hann Highway upgrades signed, sealed, delivered

A $50 million, four-year collaboration between all three levels of Government to seal major sections of the Hann Highway is complete. 
 

29 May 2020
Final upgrade on the M1 nears completion

The final project in a suite of upgrades to the M1 Motorway is forging ahead, with the northbound section between Tuggerah and Doyalson opening to three lanes tomorrow at 80 kilometres per hour.

28 May 2020
M1 upgrade at Kariong opens

The second of three major upgrades to the M1 designed to improve journeys on one of Australia’s busiest roads is now complete, with the Kariong to Somersby upgrade opened to traffic today, Thursday May 28.

27 May 2020
Inland Rail long–term opportunities for Northern NSW

Inland Rail offers a clear track for further investment into northern New South Wales, with an economic study released today by the Liberal and Nationals Government outlining growth in food processing, logistics hubs and consumer warehousing in…

26 May 2020
Federal funding to fix 24 dangerous Black Spots in South Australia

Twenty-four dangerous crash sites across South Australia will be fixed under the latest round of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Black Spot Program.

25 May 2020
Great Central Road sealing works underway

Work will soon begin on sealing Great Central Road with a $20 million contract awarded to Wongutha Way Alliance, a joint venture between CareyMC Pty Ltd and Central Earthmoving Company Pty Ltd.

22 May 2020
$1.8 billion boost for local government

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will deliver a $1.8 billion boost for road and community projects through local governments across Australia.

20 May 2020
Liberals and Nationals continue to back communities in drought

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government is continuing to back drought-affected communities, today providing nearly $1.5 million in funding towards 39 new projects under the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough Times…

19 May 2020
First look at Monaro Highway flyover at Lanyon Drive

Safety and travel time improvements along the Monaro Highway are a step closer following the release of concept designs for a southbound flyover at the intersection with Lanyon Drive.

19 May 2020
Capricorn Highway overtaking lanes to save lives and time in central Queensland

Works are under way on six new overtaking lanes on the Capricorn Highway which will deliver six new overtaking lanes between Rockhampton and Emerald.

18 May 2020
Muswellbrook rail bridges upgrade underway

A $58 million project to replace three rail bridges in Muswellbrook in northern New South Wales ensuring safety and reliability of the freight line has begun.

18 May 2020
Final section of Pacific Highway upgrade nears finish line

The final piece of the largest road infrastructure project in regional Australia is taking shape, with a 36-kilometre section of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade between Glenugie and Tyndale opening tomorrow.

15 May 2020
Applications open for Driver Reviver funding

Owners of Driver Reviver locations across the nation can now apply for a share of $3 million in Australian Government funding to upgrade their life-saving rest sites.

14 May 2020
ARTC rail relief welcomed by Australian Government

The Australian Government has welcomed measures implemented by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to provide immediate financial relief to rail freight operators maintaining the supply of essential goods throughout the COVID-19 pandemic…