Victoria Cross recipient honoured in lasting tribute

Lieutenant Albert Borella, a Victoria Cross recipient during the First World War, has been commemorated with a recently opened Hume Highway rest area named in his honour at Murlo in NSW.

14 May 2018

Media release

Press Conference with Senator The Hon Ian Macdonald Mareeba, Queensland
Subjects: Mareeba-Dimbulah Water Supply Scheme; the National Water Infrastructure Development Fund contribution of $11.6 million; Northern Australia funding

14 May 2018

Interview

Next Steps for North East Rail Line Upgrade

Community consultation is about to commence on the $235 million North East Line upgrade Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Public Transport and Major Projects Jacinta…

12 May 2018

Media release

Budget delivers for Queensland's Cunningham Highway

The site of a planned major upgrade to the Cunningham Highway, announced in the Federal Budget, was in focus today as Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Agriculture Minister David Littleproud toured the upgrade area with Wright MP Scott…

12 May 2018

Media release

Funding Floodway opens for Nogoa Mackenzie Water Supply Scheme

The Liberal and Nationals Government will provide more than $3 million toward the modernisation of the Nogoa Mackenzie Water Supply Scheme, providing central Queensland growers with access to more reliable water.

11 May 2018

Media release

Work starts on replacing Bangalow bridges

Works have started on replacing five old bridges near Bangalow in the Byron Shire.

11 May 2018

Media release

Triple M Coffs Harbour Moffee for Breakfast
Subjects: Coffs Harbour bypass

08 May 2018

Interview

2018-19 Budget—Infrastructure: Busting Congestion, Connecting Our Regions, Improving Safety and Creating Jobs

The Liberal and Nationals Government will invest more than $75 billion in nationally significant transport infrastructure projects over the next 10 years, including new funding of $24.5 billion for projects and initiatives which will improve…

08 May 2018

Media release

Press conference with the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister, and the Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities
Subjects: Infrastructure funding; Port Botany rail line; Budget; Fuel reserves; Muscular atrophy;

07 May 2018

Interview

Successful National Road Safety Week marked in Wagga Wagga

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack has today congratulated Peter Frazer, the President of Safer Australian Roads and Highways (SARAH) for achieving a bigger impact than ever before with the…

06 May 2018

Media release

Applications open for Inland Rail Community Consultation Committees in New South Wales

Local residents will have the opportunity to shape the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail with nominations now open for Community Consultative Committees in New South Wales.

04 May 2018

Media release

Landmark Inland Rail agreement puts NSW on the right track

The Federal and New South Wales Governments have today signed a landmark Bilateral Agreement, which makes way for the commencement of works on the multi-billion dollar Inland Rail project in NSW.

04 May 2018

Media release

Doorstop with The Hon John Barilaro MP, Deputy Premier of NSW Parkes, NSW
Subjects: Inland rail project, live animal exports

04 May 2018

Interview

Bridge replacement completed south of Moranbah

A new $6 million bridge over Cherwell Creek, south of Moranbah, has been officially opened, with the project already improving flood immunity, productivity and driver safety.

03 May 2018

Media release

Federal funding to deliver Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade

The Federal Government is committing $390 million to duplicate Queensland's North Coast Rail Line between Beerburrum and Landsborough, and build capacity upgrades from Landsborough to Nambour, delivering improved passenger and freight movement…

03 May 2018

Media release

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