Tenders open for upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter

Tenders have opened for the upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter. 

16 November 2020

Media release

National Road Safety Week time to focus on saving lives

Australians are being urged to consider how they can help ensure everyone gets home safely as National Road Safety Week to honour and remember the lives lost on our roads begins on Sunday.

15 November 2020

Media release

New Gathering Place at Echo Point opened during NAIDOC Week

With a spectacular Blue Mountains backdrop of The Three Sisters and the Jamison Valley, the upgraded area of Echo Point at Katoomba was officially opened today.

14 November 2020

Media release

Riverina and Central West community groups receive support from Inland Rail

Inland Rail is backing our communities, with the Australian Rail Track Corporation donating more than $25,000 to eight Riverina community groups in the sixth round of their Community Sponsorships and Donations program.

13 November 2020

Media release

Giving drivers a choice - Australia's first electronic diaries approved

Australian heavy vehicle drivers will now have a choice in how they record their work and rest hours, with the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator approving the first Electronic Work Diaries (EWD).

12 November 2020

Media release

Transcript - Electronic Work Diaries press conference
Subject: National Heavy Vehicle Regulator approves the first Electronic Work Diaries

12 November 2020


New Settlement Road-Deception Bay Road Interchange upgrade the real deal

Machinery has arrived to start works on the Bruce Highway and New Settlement Rd/Deception Bay Road interchange upgrade, north of Brisbane.

11 November 2020

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Rookwood Weir to get under way

The $352.2 million Rookwood Weir is moving ahead, with the co-signing of a funding agreement with the Queensland Government.

11 November 2020

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$693 million contract awarded for Inland Rail construction between Narrabri and North Star

The communities of North West NSW are another step closer to realising the transformational benefits of Inland Rail and hundreds of local jobs with joint-venture Trans4m Rail announced as the constructor for 171km of upgraded rail track between…

09 November 2020

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Tasmanian tourism boost

More than 130 direct flights from New Zealand to Hobart packed with tourists are set to sample the tastes and sights of Tasmania, under a deal struck by the Morrison and Gutwein Governments for Hobart airport to take around 30,000 international…

07 November 2020

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Keep River Road complete

The $58 million Keep River Road project is now complete and officially open.

06 November 2020

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More than $10.4 million flows to Rural Press Pty Limited

Rural Press Pty Limited (Australian Community Media) has been awarded more than $10.4 million under the Morrison-McCormack Government’s $50 million Public Interest News Gathering (PING) program, providing much-needed…

05 November 2020

Media release

Drones to deliver jobs and economic boost

Drones have significant potential to boost the nation’s economy while creating thousands of jobs, according to a comprehensive report released today by the Australian Government.

04 November 2020

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More cash to fix local roads, boosts jobs in regions

More regional communities are set to benefit from the Australian and New South Wales Governments’ commitment to improving local roads and create thousands of local jobs in the regions, with Round 2 of the accelerated Fixing…

02 November 2020

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Round 2 of Regional Airports Program to open

An Australian Government program to ensure regional communities remain safely connected to people, goods and new opportunities via the skies will open for another round of applications on 3 November 2020.

01 November 2020

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