New funding for bridges and heavy vehicle safety

Communities affected by the recent bushfires will be assessed as a priority under Round 5 of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Bridges Renewal Program (BRP) and Round 7 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program (HVSPP). …

17 March 2020

Media release

Shaping the future of the Princes Highway

Local communities are invited to help shape the vision for a safer, more reliable and more efficient Princes Highway along the South Coast with upgrade plans for the Milton-Ulladulla bypass, Moruya bypass and Jervis Bay Road intersection upgrade…

17 March 2020

Media release

Press conference at visit to Riverina Oils
Subjects: Inland Rail; coronavirus

16 March 2020

Interview

Inland Rail's $13.3 billion value add to boost regional Australia

Regional communities across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland will benefit from the boost of up to $13.3 billion in Gross Regional Product over the next 50 years off the back of Inland Rail’s construction according to a new report released…

16 March 2020

Media release

Call for tenders for Cessnock Road upgrade

Tenders are now open to build the Cessnock Road upgrade at Testers Hollow to reduce the impact of flooding and improve connectivity across the region.

13 March 2020

Media release

New university at Petrie officially opens

The opening of USC Moreton Bay at Petrie will forever change the educational, employment and earning potential of one of Australia’s fastest-growing regions.

12 March 2020

Media release

Major construction begins on the Monash

Construction on stage two of the $1.4 billion Monash Freeway upgrade has begun, with the centre median of the corridor to be transformed into a work site.

12 March 2020

Media release

Farm expansion to grow POMS-resistant oysters in south east Tasmania

Blue Lagoon Oysters on Tasmania’s East Coast has officially opened upgraded facilities to grow oysters resistant to the deadly Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS), thanks to an investment from the Morrison Coalition Government.

11 March 2020

Media release

More rest stops for drivers to revive

Motorists travelling on the Bruce Highway between Cairns and Ingham have more places to stop and revive thanks to a $3.2 million safety upgrade package.

11 March 2020

Major earthworks at Western Sydney International Airport kick off

Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport is entering a monumental new phase today as major earthworks commence.

11 March 2020

Media release

Federal funding to fix 147 'Black Spots' in NSW

A total of 147 dangerous crash sites across New South Wales will become safer under the latest round of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Black Spot Program.  

11 March 2020

Media release

Moama intersection upgrades to support new Murray River crossing

Shovels will hit the ground today to upgrade two Moama intersections as part of the jointly funded $323.7 million Echuca-Moama Bridge project, which will improve freight efficiency and deliver better connections for the cross-border communities…

09 March 2020

Media release

Wheels up for women in aviation

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack has welcomed the announcement that 10 domestic flights will take-off under the control of all-female flights crews to mark International…

08 March 2020

Media release

Early work under way for new Nowra Bridge

Geotechnical investigations will get under way on the new Nowra Bridge this week as planning and design work powers ahead on this important project crossing the Shoalhaven River.

06 March 2020

Media release

Regional Aviation Policy Issues Paper release

Regional aviation must be at the front of innovation and technology advances in order to soar to new heights.

04 March 2020

Opinion piece

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