Alliance to deliver Barton Highway upgrade

The Barton Highway Upgrade Project Alliance Agreement will see contractors Seymour Whyte and SMEC partner with Transport for NSW to design and build the first stage of the project.

08 September 2020

Media release

First shovel-ready WA project complete on Great Eastern Highway

The first shovel-ready project in Western Australia has been delivered under the state's recent $223 million infrastructure boost, with upgrades on the Great Eastern Highway - Coates Gully Bridge now complete.

07 September 2020

Media release

Historic day for Mackay road network

History was made in Mackay today with completion of the jointly funded, $497.3 million Mackay Ring Road – one of the region’s largest road infrastructure projects.

05 September 2020

Media release

Media Statement: Virgin Australia

The Australian Government welcomes news of the successful completion of the Virgin Australia voluntary administration process.

04 September 2020

Media release

The sky's the limit for the electric age of aviation

To encourage the uptake of drones and electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicles, the Australian Government has released a National Aviation Policy Issues Paper on Emerging Aviation Technologies.

03 September 2020

Media release

Port Botany Rail duplication tender puts jobs on track

Construction of the Port Botany rail line duplication between Mascot and Botany in New South Wales is a step closer, with the design and construct tender package released today.

03 September 2020

Media release

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

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