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 February 2021

Media release

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 February 2021

Media release

Transcript - ACT Light Rail Press Conference
Subjects: Australian Capital Territory Light Rail, Australia’s Infrastructure Spend, Federal Member for Hughes, Facebook.

24 February 2021

Interview

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.

22 February 2021

Media release

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.

19 February 2021

Media release

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.

17 February 2021

Media release

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…

15 February 2021

Media release

$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 February 2021

Media release

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.

13 February 2021

Media release

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 February 2021

Media release

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.

12 February 2021

Media release

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…

11 February 2021

Media release

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…

10 February 2021

Media release

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.

05 February 2021

Media release

Funding unlocked for boarding house for Indigenous Students

The Morrison-McCormack Government is providing $10 million of funding to construct a boarding house which will enable 40 Indigenous school students to access the best in secondary education at a range of Melbourne…

05 February 2021

Media release

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