Warrnambool and Geelong line upgrades out to market

The first step in the process to award a contract for major works on the Warrnambool and Geelong line upgrades is under way, with a call for Expressions of Interest from contractors.

09 October 2018

Media release

Pedestrian safety steps up at Lakes Entrance

Pedestrians in Lakes Entrance will be able to cross the Princes Highway more safely with the introduction of two sets of pedestrian crossing lights.

09 October 2018

Media release

Safety barriers mean a safer Bruce Highway

Safety improvements on the Bruce Highway are continuing, with barriers now being installed on the Sunshine Coast.

09 October 2018

Media release

$40 Million Buntine Highway Upgrade well underway in Northern Australia

Further upgrades to one of the Northern Territory's high-priority cattle routes has started, following the start of construction for Package 1 in June.

08 October 2018

Media release

National Road Safety Governance review announced

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack has announced a new Review of National Road Safety Governance.

05 October 2018

Media release

Safer Bruce on the way

Works have started on the Bruce Highway—Cairns Southern Access Corridor—Stage 4—Kate to Aumuller project which will reduce travel times and improve safety.

05 October 2018

Media release

Tourism and Exports Winners in New Aviation Opportunities with Fiji and the Philippines

Trade and tourism opportunities are set to flow thanks to the Australian Government's agreement to expand air services arrangements with Fiji and the Philippines.

05 October 2018

Media release

Inland Rail Delivery on Track

An important first step in the delivery of the most complex section of the Inland Rail alignment has been made, with the announcement of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Registrations of Interest (ROI) for the Gowrie to Kagaru section.

04 October 2018

Media release

Office of Future Transport Technologies Revealed

The Australian Government is establishing an Office of Future Transport Technologies to help prepare for the pending arrival of automated vehicles and other transport innovations.

04 October 2018

Media release

Have your say to build a better Grubb Road

The community is invited to provide feedback and share their ideas on the future of Grubb Road, at an information session on Tuesday 9 October.

03 October 2018

Media release

Driver fatigue testing to awaken new safety standards

The Liberals and Nationals Government and the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) are investing in new field trials to test driver fatigue monitoring technologies, which can enhance heavy vehicle safety outcomes.

03 October 2018

Media release

Horsham Intersection Upgrade Begins

Works to transform a Horsham roundabout have now started at one of the city’s busiest intersections along the Western Highway in regional Victoria.

03 October 2018

Media release

Safer Roads and Vehicles through International Cooperation

The Australian Government is positioning the nation for safer roads through collaboration on hightech vehicle and road systems, made possible by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the US State of Michigan.

02 October 2018

Media release

Regional Tourism and Jobs the big winner in new funding round

Regional tourism and local jobs are front and centre of the latest round of the Building Better Regions Fund, with regional Australia set to share in $200 million for local infrastructure and community-building projects.

27 September 2018

Media release

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