Commonwealth and State governments collaborate to deliver millions in regional road safety improvements

The Australian and Western Australian governments are working together to deliver road safety treatments across thousands of kilometres of regional Western Australian roads.

16 December 2020

Media release

Enhanced Inland Rail to provide a boon for jobs and economic activity

The Morrison-McCormack Government will deliver a safer and more efficient Inland Rail whilst also backing thousands of extra jobs and billions in additional economic activity through major enhancements to the planning, design and delivery of…

16 December 2020

Media release

Transcript - Interview with Triple M Coffs Harbour
Subjects: Coffs Harbour bypass; COVID-19.

16 December 2020

Interview

Transcript - Interview on Sunrise
Subject: Trans-Tasman Travel Bubble;

15 December 2020

Interview

Transcript - Cowra Doorstop
Subjects: Cowra CBD Redevelopment; Trade Relations, Coronavirus;

15 December 2020

Interview

Further Government support for aviation and appointment of expert advisory panel

The Australian Government has further extended key assistance measures to support domestic aviation, as well as announcing the appointment of a Future of Aviation Reference Panel as the aviation sector works to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic…

14 December 2020

Media release

Infrastructure Australia to focus on highest-priority projects for nation's economic recovery

National Cabinet has agreed that Infrastructure Australia will now evaluate project proposals which require more than $250 million in Commonwealth funding – an increase from the previous threshold of $100 million.

11 December 2020

Media release

Road safety and jobs boost for regional New South Wales

The Australian and New South Wales Governments’ accelerated $398 million investment in road safety improvements through the Safer Roads Program is starting to make a big difference in regional communities, with works under way…

10 December 2020

Media release

Country's best compete to build new Bridgewater Bridge

Two of the country’s top construction companies have been shortlisted to build Hobart’s new Bridgewater Bridge.

10 December 2020

Media release

More water for Gippsland with start of Phase 2 of Macalister Irrigation District project

The Australian and Victorian governments have announced the start of work on Phase 2 of the Macalister Irrigation District modernisation project following the signing of a construction milestone funding agreement.

10 December 2020

Media release

Work begins on Western Irrigation Network project

The $116 million Western Irrigation Network project to deliver a new, secure source of water for large-scale agricultural use has started construction following the signing of a funding agreement between the Australian and Victorian Governments…

09 December 2020

Media release

Cabramatta Loop closer to construction

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has released the design and construct tender for the Cabramatta Loop Project, which will play an important role in meeting Sydney’s future freight demand.  

09 December 2020

Media release

Coffs Bypass green light to drive local jobs, economy

The Coffs Harbour bypass has been given the official green light by the Federal Government after the Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley assessed and then approved the project under the EPBC Act, moving the town’s biggest ever infrastructure…

08 December 2020

Media release

Narromine to Narrabri Inland Rail Environmental Impact Statement out on exhibition

Local communities and stakeholders of the transformational Inland Rail project are invited to submit feedback on the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Narromine to Narrabri (N2N) section released today for public exhibition.

08 December 2020

Media release

New rail bridge complete ahead of schedule

Construction of the new Avon River rail bridge in Stratford has been completed three months ahead of schedule.

07 December 2020

Media release

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