Regional Airports Program takes off

Regional Airport owners and operators will soon be able to apply for a share in $100 million of funding for safety upgrades as part of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s new Regional Airports Program.

11 October 2019

Media release

Major works underway as Ballarat line upgrade construction nears completion

Ballarat line passengers are being asked to plan ahead for service changes as work continues on the massive pipeline of investment for passengers on one of Victoria’s busiest regional train lines.

10 October 2019

Media release

Beach safety reaches new heights at Seacliff Surf Life Saving Club

Beachgoers at Seacliff will be safer on the beach from today with the official opening of the new Seacliff Surf Life Saving Club Patrol Tower.

09 October 2019

Media release

Australian Road Transport Innovation Shared at World Summit

An Australian Road Transport Delegation has joined the international stage with a focus on sharing knowledge and building best practice in road safety, transport investment, systems management and the use of technologies to develop future…

07 October 2019

Media release

Doorstop at Hildasid opening
Subjects: Hildasid Farm, ACT's legalisation of cannabis; SunRice

04 October 2019

Interview

Bitumen boosts cattle industry as more road sealed

Works to seal almost 17 kilometres of the Clermont-Alpha Road in central west Queensland are now complete.

03 October 2019

Media release

Echuca Moama Bridge Press Conference
Subjects: Echuca-Moama Project

03 October 2019

Interview

Weddin Press Conference
Subjects: Drought Communities Programme assistance; dam building; Weddin Shire’s funding

03 October 2019

Interview

Full steam ahead for second Murray River crossing at Echuca-Moama

Construction on a vital second river crossing between Victoria and New South Wales at Echuca and Moama is a step closer, following the awarding of the contract to McConnell Dowell Constructors (Australia) Pty Ltd.

03 October 2019

Media release

New air service arrangements to take Australia-Nepal relations to new heights

In great news for adventurists, direct flights between Australia and Nepal are on the cards following the agreement of new air services arrangements between the two countries.

02 October 2019

Media release

Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program begins 1 October

Applications for the latest round of the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program will open on 1 October with the guidelines now available giving applicants an early opportunity to prepare.

27 September 2019

Media release

Backing our farmers and drought affected communities

Farmers and their communities will have access to more support with the Coalition Government announcing it will provide more funding, cut red tape and increase services.

26 September 2019

Media release

Doorstop in Tasmania
Subjects: Dams, PM in America, Drought, Road Safety BBRF, Princes Highway funding

26 September 2019

Interview

Interview with John MacKenzie, 4CA
Subjects: National Water Grid Authority, Queensland water crisis; Water Infrastructure

26 September 2019

Interview

Dam good news for Tasmanian irrigators

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack today visited the site of the recently built Camden Rivulet Dam in north-eastern Tasmania—a key component of the Scottsdale Irrigation…

26 September 2019

Media release

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