Renewed bridges lead to safer, stronger communities

Local businesses and communities are set to benefit through enhanced transport connectivity, from the latest roll-out of the Australian Government’s $480 million Bridges Renewal Program.

15 February 2019

Media release

New Sport and Recreation Hub for Eynesbury

Sports enthusiasts across a range of codes will be able to play in front of a home crowd thanks to new, state-of-the-art facilities to be built at Avoca Street, Eynesbury.

15 February 2019

Media release

Announcement of Infrastructure Australia Priority List 2019
Subject: Infrastructure Australia Priority List 2019

14 February 2019

Speech

Infrastructure Australia 2019 Priority List Welcomed

The Australian Government welcomes today’s release of Infrastructure Australia’s (IA) annual Infrastructure Priority List, to assist with the strategic delivery of nation-building infrastructure.

14 February 2019

Media release

Heavy lifting for new Underwood Road Bridge

Motorists have been advised that the M1 will be closed at night from late February as the new Underwood Bridge is installed.

13 February 2019

Media release

Extra $75M Safety Investment in Warrego Highway

More than $75 million is being invested by the Australian and Queensland governments in a safer Warrego Highway from Oakey to Miles over coming months.

13 February 2019

Media release

Freight Network improvements in focus

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack has reminded stakeholders that the second intake of the Government’s Trials Business Case Program closes soon.

12 February 2019

Media release

Bruce Highway upgrade powers into 2019

Big changes are coming for motorists in 2019 as construction on one of the Sunshine Coast’s largest projects moves ahead.

11 February 2019

Media release

Press Conference - Tinamba, Victoria
Subjects: Water infrastructure; Gippsland road infrastructure; drought; financial services royal commission

06 February 2019

Interview

Six-laning the Bruce Highway to Steve Irwin Way a step closer

Detailed design to widen the Bruce Highway to six lanes between Caboolture and Steve Irwin Way is about to start, setting the project up for a 2020 construction start date.

06 February 2019

Media release

Doorstop - Giffard, Victoria
Subjects: Drought in Gippsland; Future Drought Fund; communications during emergencies; water infrastructure; Aussie Farms' charity status; media coverage of live export ban

06 February 2019

Interview

Press conference, Temora NSW
Subjects: Newell Highway corridor strategy; Royal Commission into Banks; Trade with UK, Europe

05 February 2019

Interview

Local Communities Central in Newell Highway Study

Local expertise to boost freight efficiency and road safety, as well as flood preparation, are front and centre as the Australian Government’s Newell Highway Corridor Strategy gets under way, with PwC Australia selected to deliver the study.

05 February 2019

Media release

Feedback: Better flood resistance for Bruce at Tiaro

Community feedback is being sought to improve flood immunity, safety and efficiency on the Bruce Highway at Tiaro.

31 January 2019

Media release

Press conference to announce Emu Swamp Dam funding - Stanthorpe Qld

David Littleproud: It’s great to be in Stanthorpe and to have the Deputy Prime Minister, my good mate Michael McCormack with me and the Number Two Senate candidate Susie McDonald, our National Party candidate for here in…

30 January 2019

Interview

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