Third stage of upgrades to Manuwarra Red Dog Highway now complete

The third stage of upgrades to Manuwarra Red Dog Highway is now complete, making travel throughout the Pilbara region safer and more efficient. 

02 September 2020

Media release

Traffic flows across Wagga Wagga’s upgraded Eunony Bridge

Wagga Wagga’s Eunony Bridge has re-opened to traffic after the completion of a $10.6 million widening and strengthening project.

Wagga Wagga City Council officially allowed traffic across the new structure at 6.00am today.

02 September 2020

Media release

Jobs across the region

At Friday’s Daily Telegraph Bush Summit, the message was clear.

If ever there was a time to consider a tree or sea change, it’s right now.

01 September 2020

Opinion piece

Steady hands on Infrastructure Australia Board

The Australian Government has reappointed the current Chair and two members to the Infrastructure Australia (IA) Board, keeping an experienced and steady team at the helm of the Government’s independent infrastructure adviser.

31 August 2020

Media release

New Bridgewater Bridge project released to market

Tasmanians are another step closer to driving on a new Bridgewater Bridge with a Request for Proposal (RFP) released to market today for the $576 million project.

30 August 2020

Media release

Transcript - Bush Summit Interview, Sky News
Subjects: Daily Telegraph Bush Summit, Drought, Water Infrastructure

28 August 2020

Interview

$2.7 million 'show' of support for COVID-hit agricultural field days

The Australian Government has today announced a $2.7 million boost for agricultural field days to ensure they can continue to showcase innovation and support regional communities after the pandemic.

28 August 2020

Media release

Feedback encouraged on Inland Rail environmental impact statement – North Star to Border project

North West New South Wales residents are encouraged to have their say on the North Star to Border (NS2B) leg of Inland Rail, through the release of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) by the NSW Government.

28 August 2020

Media release

Preferred contractor named for job-creating Bussell Highway duplication

The much-awaited Bussell Highway dual carriageway is a step closer, with Raubex Construction Pty Ltd named as the preferred contractor for the first stage between Capel Bypass and Hutton Road.

27 August 2020

Media release

New section of Pacific Highway open to traffic

Motorists will be celebrating today as the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade hits another major milestone with 15 kilometres of dual carriageway opening between Mororo and Devils Pulpit.

26 August 2020

Media release

More freight on trains in Melbourne’s southeast

The Victorian and Commonwealth governments are making rail freight cheaper for businesses and taking trucks off suburban roads, thanks to a $28 million investment in direct rail freight between the Port of Melbourne and Dandenong South.

24 August 2020

Media release

National Freight Data Hub Options Paper released

Today's release of an Options Paper for the National Freight Data Hub is the next step in improving national freight data.

24 August 2020

Media release

New Abercrombie River Bridge to boost tourism and freight

The opening of the Abercrombie River Bridge, north of Taralga, will boost freight movement and tourism between Oberon and Goulburn.

23 August 2020

Media release

Wagga Wagga press conference
Subjects: Water infrastructure, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, border closures

21 August 2020

Interview

Business case backs Big Rocks Weir to unlock North Queensland’s potential

The Big Rocks Weir business case was released to the Australian and Queensland Governments today, marking an important milestone in delivering more irrigation and water security for North Queensland.

21 August 2020

Media release

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