Funding flows for lifesaving remote airstrip upgrades

Connections to some of Australia's most regional and remote communities have been further strengthened today with $7 million allocated to 31 projects under Round 5 of the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program.

23 March 2018

Calder Highway motorists see welcome relief with new interchange opening
  • Major interchange upgrade opens at Ravenswood, south of Bendigo
  • The upgrade will reduce congestion and improve safety for freight and motorists travelling to Melbourne

23 March 2018

Media release

Inland Rail Regional Office Now Open in Toowoomba
  • Inland Rail offices open in Toowoomba, Dubbo and Albury-Wodonga
  • Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities staff will work with community to capitalise on the economic and social opportunities of the project…

22 March 2018

Media release

Delivered: Gilmore gets green light for safer roads

Safer journeys are on the way for NSW South Coast drivers from Tomakin to Batemans Bay and Nowra to Coolangatta with the Australian Government approving $9 million to upgrade four main roads in the Eurobodalla and Shoalhaven shires.

22 March 2018

Media release

Inland Rail Regional Office Now Open in Dubbo
  • Inland Rail offices open in Dubbo, Albury-Wodonga and Toowoomba
  • Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities staff will work with community to capitalise on the economic and social opportunities of the project…

22 March 2018

Media release

Key appointments to national transport safety agencies

Safety was the focus of key appointments made to transport agencies announced today by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack.

22 March 2018

Media release

Inland Rail Regional Office Now Open in Albury–Wodonga
  • Inland Rail offices open in Albury-Wodonga, Dubbo and Toowoomba
  • Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities staff will work with community to capitalise on the economic and social opportunities of the project…

22 March 2018

Media release

Key Queensland Inland Rail section declared Coordinated Project

The iconic Inland Rail project is building momentum in Queensland with the State's Coordinator-General declaring the section between the New South Wales and Queensland border and Gowrie as a ‘Coordinated Project’.

19 March 2018

Media release

Shepparton Art Museum primed to take shape

The start of works are imminent on a new five-level art gallery which will showcase local talent and attract art-savvy tourists to the region.

16 March 2018

Media release

Inland Rail and Regional Rail Revival Agreements Reached

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack and Victorian Minister for Public Transport and Major Projects Jacinta Allan have today signed a Bilateral Agreement in relation to Inland Rail, making Victoria…

16 March 2018

Media release

Doorstop: Southern Cross Station, Melbourne

Michael McCormack: Well, good morning.

16 March 2018

Interview

Goulburn Valley receives major regional jobs and funding boost
  • Almost 100 jobs to be created during construction and more than 100 ongoing jobs
  • Ten projects totalling more than $18 million announced in Shepparton region as part of the package

16 March 2018

Media release

774 ABC Mornings with Jon Faine
Topics: Signing of Victorian Inland Rail intergovernmental agreement, Australian Government rail funding, South Africa

16 March 2018

Interview

Construction of new bridge over the Clarence at Harwood continues

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack joined Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today to view progress on construction of a new bridge across the Clarence River at Harwood.

15 March 2018

Media release

Faster Rail business cases
Topics: Announcement of three successful Faster Rail Prospectus projects, steel tariff situation

13 March 2018

Interview

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