Rural road users urged to take road safety seriously

The Australia Government has joined the Australian Road Safety Foundation (ARSF), in urging all motorists using rural roads to reconsider their behaviour and put road safety first, during this Rural Road Safety Month and beyond.

08 August 2020

Media release

Federal funding to fix 92 black spots in Victoria

Funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program will substantially improve 92 dangerous crash sites on Victorian roads over the next two years.

07 August 2020

Media release

Riverina and Central West communities benefit from Inland Rail grants

Seven community groups in the Riverina and Central West have received vital grants of between $1,000 and $4,000 in round five of the Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program.

07 August 2020

Media release

More action taken to keep Australian freight moving

National Cabinet has taken further action today to keep Australian freight moving safely by formalising a Freight Movement Code.

07 August 2020

Media release

Federal funding to fix six black spots in the NT

Six dangerous sites on Northern Territory roads will be substantially improved over the next 12 months thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program.

06 August 2020

Media release

Federal funding to fix 24 black spots in Tasmania

Twenty-four dangerous crash sites on Tasmanian roads will be substantially improved over the next 12 months thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Black Spot Program.
 

06 August 2020

Media release

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06 August 2020

Interview

Funding fix on the way for Warrego Highway intersection

The Australian and Queensland Governments have unlocked funding to fix the dangerous intersection of the Warrego Highway and Brimblecombe Road in southern Queensland.

05 August 2020

Media release

Virgin Australia's future

Today is another very tough day for the aviation industry, after a very long and difficult few months, especially for Victorians.

05 August 2020

Media release

Port of Burnie set for shiploader upgrade

The Australian Government has unlocked its $40 million commitment to enable the Port of Burnie Shiploader Upgrade to proceed to tender, providing confidence and certainty to Tasmania’s resources sector.  

05 August 2020

Media release

Inland Rail grants to benefit Parkes communities

Gilgandra Country Women’s Association (CWA) Evening Branch, Western Student Connections and the Narromine Lions Club are among the community groups across the Inland Rail alignment to receive vital grants of up to $4,000 through the Inland Rail…

05 August 2020

Media release

Funding boost to drive heavy vehicle safety

Twenty-six projects aimed at saving lives and reducing road trauma will share in $5.9 million under Round 5 of the Australian Government’s Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI).

05 August 2020

Media release

Preferred proponent chosen for $852 million Bunbury Outer Ring Road project

The Southwest Connex consortium has been named the preferred proponent to design and construct the Bunbury Outer Ring Road, the biggest regional infrastructure project ever undertaken in Western Australia.

04 August 2020

Media release

Have your say on $359 million Cairns Ring Road upgrade

Upgrades between James Street and Airport Avenue have been identified as stage one early works for the $359 million Captain Cook Highway project.

03 August 2020

Media release

More Toowoomba history uncovered at West Creek Culvert Upgrade project

Further artefacts from Toowoomba's early history have been uncovered under James Street as part of the $10.7 million West Creek Culvert Upgrade project.

02 August 2020

Media release

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