Bruce Highway upgrade powers into 2019

Big changes are coming for motorists in 2019 as construction on one of the Sunshine Coast’s largest projects moves ahead.

11 February 2019

Media release

Press Conference - Tinamba, Victoria
Subjects: Water infrastructure; Gippsland road infrastructure; drought; financial services royal commission

06 February 2019

Interview

Six-laning the Bruce Highway to Steve Irwin Way a step closer

Detailed design to widen the Bruce Highway to six lanes between Caboolture and Steve Irwin Way is about to start, setting the project up for a 2020 construction start date.

06 February 2019

Media release

Doorstop - Giffard, Victoria
Subjects: Drought in Gippsland; Future Drought Fund; communications during emergencies; water infrastructure; Aussie Farms' charity status; media coverage of live export ban

06 February 2019

Interview

Press conference, Temora NSW
Subjects: Newell Highway corridor strategy; Royal Commission into Banks; Trade with UK, Europe

05 February 2019

Interview

Local Communities Central in Newell Highway Study

Local expertise to boost freight efficiency and road safety, as well as flood preparation, are front and centre as the Australian Government’s Newell Highway Corridor Strategy gets under way, with PwC Australia selected to deliver the study.

05 February 2019

Media release

Feedback: Better flood resistance for Bruce at Tiaro

Community feedback is being sought to improve flood immunity, safety and efficiency on the Bruce Highway at Tiaro.

31 January 2019

Media release

Press conference to announce Emu Swamp Dam funding - Stanthorpe Qld

David Littleproud: It’s great to be in Stanthorpe and to have the Deputy Prime Minister, my good mate Michael McCormack with me and the Number Two Senate candidate Susie McDonald, our National Party candidate for here in…

30 January 2019

Interview

Ignoring Road Safety is Un-Australian
First published: https://www.bigrigs.com.au/news/ignoring-road-safety-un-australian/3631367/

29 January 2019

Carnarvon Highway upgrades completed

Motorists and heavy vehicle drivers travelling along the around 450 kilometre stretch of the Carnarvon Highway between St George, Surat, Injune and Rolleston in Queensland are now benefitting from a suite of safety works recently completed under…

25 January 2019

Media release

Glenorchy Knights Football Club redevelopment

Tasmania's Glenorchy Knights Football Club will undergo a $1 million makeover thanks to a major investment into facilities at KVG Oval by the Liberal and Nationals Government.

25 January 2019

Media release

Road safety focus this Australia Day long weekend

All Australians and their families must be vigilant and conscious of upholding high road safety standards each and every day, and on every journey, not just this Australia Day long weekend.

25 January 2019

Media release

New Territory Netball Stadium a score for Territorians

Thousands of Darwin netball players have a new home and more major sporting events are on the cards thanks to the official opening today of a new indoor netball stadium in the northern capital.

24 January 2019

Media release

Road Safety focus of new Governance Review

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack unveiled the Terms of Reference for the National Road Safety Governance Review on the Barton Highway today in Murrumbateman, New South…

23 January 2019

Media release

Safety focus for national Heavy Vehicle Law review

A comprehensive review is under way into the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) to consider ways to make improvements which can boost national road safety and productivity delivery.

21 January 2019

Media release

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