$11.5 million Peak Downs Highway upgrade works underway

Work is under way on $11.5 million worth of safety upgrades to the Peak Downs Highway, north of Clermont.

15 February 2021

Media release

Heavy vehicle simulator officially launched

Truck drivers will soon be able to use new state-of-the-art technology to gain valuable experience before hitting the road following the launch of the South Australian Road Transport Association’s new Heavy Vehicle Simulator.

13 February 2021

Media release

Road safety funding flows to Tasmania

New road safety upgrades and improvements will be delivered across Tasmania thanks to funding from the Australian and Tasmanian governments.

13 February 2021

Media release

Sandfly Road intersection upgrade to create a buzz in Tassie

The Huon Highway and Sandfly Road intersection upgrade is moving along, with the contract awarded to local Tasmanian company Hazell Bros Group – paving the way for work to start in coming weeks.

12 February 2021

Media release

Historic road outside Broken Hill gets safer, wider surface

The Commonwealth and New South Wales Governments are working to build a safer and stronger regional and rural NSW road network, with work starting next week to seal and widen an 18-kilometre section of Silverton Road in the Far West of the state…

11 February 2021

Media release

Bratten Bridge works complete

The District Council of Tumby Bay has recently completed works to increase the bridge load capacity on a key freight route near Tumby Bay, opening up opportunities for improved efficiency of grain movement in the region…

10 February 2021

Media release

Supporting future fuel technologies and consumer choice

Australians should be able to choose the type of car they drive and the Morrison Government will continue to empower them in making these new technology decisions.

05 February 2021

Media release

Funding unlocked for boarding house for Indigenous Students

The Morrison-McCormack Government is providing $10 million of funding to construct a boarding house which will enable 40 Indigenous school students to access the best in secondary education at a range of Melbourne…

05 February 2021

Media release

Teven wetlands a road to rehabilitation for endangered species

Wetlands to rehabilitate and protect threatened flora and fauna have started at Teven as part of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade biodiversity offset program.

04 February 2021

Media release

Transcript - Parliament House doorstop
Subjects: Road safety, coronavirus, Google, JobSeeker, regional employment

04 February 2021

Interview

Ballarat Line Upgrade delivers more services to Victoria's second busiest regional line

The Ballarat Line Upgrade is complete, with communities along the line now set to enjoy more frequent services. 

04 February 2021

Media release

Richard Wankmuller to retire as ARTC Inland Rail CEO

After three years at the helm, Mr Richard Wankmuller will be retiring mid this year as Chief Executive Officer of Inland Rail at the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC).

04 February 2021

Media release

Tremendous opportunity amid challenges for regional Australia

The fight to protect our country and economy against coronavirus rightly continues to take centre stage, but for Australians the year we have left behind us - and the year ahead - present significant long-term opportunities for growth.

01 February 2021

Opinion piece

Biggest ever South-West road project now underway, unlocking thousands of local jobs

​Work on the biggest South-West road infrastructure project, the Bunbury Outer Ring Road, kicked off today, unlocking thousands of local jobs and economic benefits for the Greater Bunbury region.

29 January 2021

Media release

Transcript - Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Announcement
Subject: Commonwealth Avenue Bridge upgrade

27 January 2021

Interview

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