Budget boost to accelerate Barton Highway works

A safer, more efficient Barton Highway is closer to reality with the Australian Government committing $100 million in the 2018–19 Budget to this important corridor linking regional NSW and the ACT.

13 June 2018

Media release

Sun shines on Sunraysia as further irrigation modernisation funding announced

The Coalition Government has announced a further $3.025 million to modernise water infrastructure in Victoria's Sunraysia region, near Mildura, supporting more local jobs and economic growth from agriculture.

13 June 2018

Media release

New bridge raises the Tone in WA's south west

The new $4.9 million two-lane Tone Bridge located along the Boyup Brook-Cranbrook Road at Tonebridge, Western Australia, is now complete, with the project set to improve safety for passenger and freight vehicles.

12 June 2018

Media release

09 June 2018

Speech

Key appointments to Airservices Australia

Two key appointments to Airservices Australia have been announced today by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack.

08 June 2018

Media release

Update on the Victorian Regional Rail Revival

The Australian and Victorian Government have today provided an update on the construction timeframes for the $1.75 billion Regional Rail Revival which will upgrade every regional rail line across Victoria.

08 June 2018

Media release

Take-off for upgraded Julia Creek Airport

The upgraded Julia Creek Airport has officially reopened, providing an all-weather runway which will ensure more reliable year-round access to the local community.

07 June 2018

Media release

Works start on upgrading Murray Valley Highway between Echuca and Yarrawonga

A $20 million project to improve the safety and efficiency of Victoria's Murray Valley Highway between Echuca and Yarrawonga is underway, with work starting recently on upgrading the Scobie Road intersection in Wyuna.

06 June 2018

Media release

New Avon River Bridge out to market

The replacement of the Avon River Bridge in Stratford is one step closer to commencing.

05 June 2018

Media release

Plan ahead for Ballarat line upgrade work

Passengers on the Ballarat line are reminded to plan ahead this month, as a works blitz on the half-a-billion-dollar Ballarat Line Upgrade gets underway.

05 June 2018

Media release

Interview with Eddie McGuire and Luke Darcy, Triple M Melbourne Hot Breakfast
Subjects: Drought in regional Australia; infrastructure plans for Victoria; Barnaby Joyce

05 June 2018

Interview

Australia is becoming a world-leader in infrastructure
National Infrastucture Summit 2018, Sofitel Wentorth, Sydney

04 June 2018

Speech

Interview with Ben Fordham, 2GB Sydney
Subjects: support for drought-affected farmers; Barnaby Joyce

04 June 2018

Interview

New design for Queanbeyan River Bridge protects local platypuses

Environmentally friendly changes have been made to the design of a new traffic bridge being built over the Queanbeyan River to further minimise impacts on local platypuses during construction.

04 June 2018

Media release

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