Safety 'enablers' to help drive down road trauma

Twenty projects aimed at reducing road trauma in Australia will benefit from funding under the Australian Government’s Road Safety Awareness and Enablers Fund. 

22 January 2020

Media release

Feluga intersection upgrade accelerated

Funding to upgrade a notorious intersection of the Bruce Highway at Feluga, near Tully has been fast-tracked following the community’s feedback.
 

22 January 2020

Media release

Additional funding seals the deal for Carnarvon Highway

More than $3 million in funding has been unlocked to widen a section of the Carnarvon Highway between Injune and Rolleston. 

21 January 2020

Media release

Inland Rail: a national celebration
With the first section of greenfield track already open, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack recaps what was an important year for Inland Rail.

20 January 2020

Opinion piece

Woolgoolga to Ballina milestone reached

Australia’s largest regional road infrastructure project, the Pacific Highway upgrade, has reached a new milestone with the Woolgoolga to Ballina leg of the project now 85 percent complete.

17 January 2020

Media release

Moree Inland Rail regional office opens

The Inland Rail Moree Office is now open, providing a greater link between the local community and Government leading up to and throughout the construction of the rail track.

13 January 2020

Media release

Immediate financial support for bushfire affected communities

The Australian Government will provide an initial and immediate base payment of $1 million to 42 of the most severely bushfire impacted councils in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland to help quickly rebuild vital…

09 January 2020

Media release

Major upgrade for Bega Saleyards

The Bega Valley Saleyards have received a major upgrade to improve animal welfare standards and facilities for local farmers, buyers and sellers.

18 December 2019

Media release

Merimbula Airport new crown jewel for the Sapphire Coast

Accessing the South Coast of New South Wales is now much easier thanks to the completion of the Merimbula Airport terminal upgrade.

18 December 2019

Media release

Thousands go through turnstiles at Kempsey cinema

The $6.15 million Majestic Cinema in Kempsey was officially opened today and dignitaries learned it had already attracted 3000 patrons since trading commenced.

18 December 2019

Media release

A new look for Merimbula's Visitor Information Centre

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack, who attended today’s opening, said the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s $50,450 investment had preserved and improved an…

18 December 2019

Media release

CQ roads boom keep rolling with new Bruce bridge

Motorists in Rockhampton have been given a taste of the city’s northern access upgrade, with the first of four new bridges between Rockhampton-Yeppoon Road and Terranova Drive now open, thanks to a $157 million package of works on the Bruce…

18 December 2019

Media release

$25 million to support Cape Hardy Port Precinct

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will provide $25 million to support the Cape Hardy Port Precinct in South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula.

15 December 2019

Media release

Australian Government gets Dunns Road deal done

The sealing and upgrade of Dunns Road in Wagga Wagga will begin after the Liberal and Nationals Government approved funding of $5.8 million for the project.

12 December 2019

Media release

Productivity Commission report into the Economic Regulation of Airports

The Liberal and Nationals Government today released its response to the Productivity Commission report into the Economic Regulation of Airports.

11 December 2019

Media release

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