Infrastructure Australia's 2021 Priority List welcomed

The Australian Government has welcomed today’s release of Infrastructure Australia’s (IA) 2021 update to its Infrastructure Priority List, showcasing the Government’s commitment to deliver nation-defining infrastructure while helping inform…

26 February 2021

Media release

Monarto Zoo safari roars ahead

Today’s sod turning at regional South Australia’s Monarto Zoo officially marks the start of construction on a new state-of-the-art Safari Gateway Visitors Centre.

26 February 2021

Media release

Transcript - Press conference at Monarto Safari Park, Murray Bridge, South Australia
Subjects: Monarto Safari Park; Advanced Train Management System; road safety; South Australian Tourism Commission; vaccine rollout; Adelaide Festival; border closures; Naval Group submarine contract; workplace harassment; Port of Hobart.

26 February 2021

Interview

Major funding announced for innovative train management system

The Australian Government is investing a further $220 million for an innovative signalling technology that is increasing the safety and reliability of Australia’s freight rail network and generating hundreds of jobs.

26 February 2021

Media release

Funding flows to drought-affected regions

Drought-affected regions are continuing to benefit from Australian Government funding support, with 24 projects sharing in more than $1.1 million under the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s award-winning Tackling Tough Times Together…

26 February 2021

Media release

Funding flows to finish NSW's Bolivia Hill upgrade

The Australian Government has unlocked almost $43 million in new funding to finish the Bolivia Hill upgrade in New South Wales.

24 February 2021

Media release

$132.5 million of federal funding for ACT's Light Rail Stage 2A

The Australian Government today announced funding for an important infrastructure project to boost the nation’s capital – construction of the first section of the City to Woden light rail extension.

24 February 2021

Media release

$10 million available to drive road safety innovation

Funding is now available to support a safer road system and drive down road trauma, with applications open under Round 2 of the $12 million Road Safety Innovation Fund.

24 February 2021

Media release

AROWS water study on target in the Northern Territory

Secure, reliable and cost-effective water supply is a step closer to supporting economic development in the Darwin region, with the Adelaide River Off-Stream Water Storage (AROWS) preliminary assessment now complete.

24 February 2021

Media release

Now is the time to move regional

Australians are turning the dream of a tree change into reality, with the largest quarterly shift on record of city dwellers making the move to regional Australia.

24 February 2021

Media release

Transcript - ACT Light Rail Press Conference
Subjects: Australian Capital Territory Light Rail, Australia’s Infrastructure Spend, Federal Member for Hughes, Facebook.

24 February 2021

Interview

In-water conservation and monitoring kicks off on the Great Barrier Reef

Seventeen marine tourism operators along the Great Barrier Reef will take to the water from this week for reef site monitoring and maintenance, supporting up to 300 existing frontline jobs in the Reef’s tourism industry.

22 February 2021

Media release

Australia aims for re-election to International Maritime Organization Council

Australia will seek re-election to the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Council for the 2022-23 biennium to secure its voice at the world’s premier maritime forum.

19 February 2021

Media release

More than 100 road projects set to benefit local communities in Victoria

More than 100 road safety projects are about to start rolling out across Victoria, in a $245 million road improvement blitz designed to reduce road trauma and save lives.

17 February 2021

Media release

Building a better Murray Basin Rail Network

Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan said almost 70,000 new sleepers were now being installed between…

15 February 2021

Media release

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