Heavy vehicle safety gets $5.4 million boost

More than $700,000 of heavy vehicle safety funding has been allocated to supporting truck driver mental health initiatives through the 2019-20 Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative.

19 July 2019

Media release

Inland Rail regional office opening in Moree

A new regional office will open soon in Moree to support communities and local businesses from Narrabri to the New South Wales/Queensland border to identify and connect to the benefits of Inland Rail.

19 July 2019

Media release

Bush Summit, Dubbo
Subjects: Water infrastructure projects; drought-proofing the nation.

18 July 2019

Interview

Pacific Highway upgrade motors on

Motorists and freight operators are benefiting from nine kilometres of new single lane highway between Devils Pulpit and New Italy as part of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade.

16 July 2019

Media release

Federal Funding to Fix 71 'Black Spots' In Victoria

The safety of 71 Victorian road ‘black spots’ will be substantially improved over the next 12 months.

16 July 2019

Media release

Federal funding to fix seven 'black spots' in the Northern Territory

The safety of seven Northern Territory road ‘black spots’ will be substantially improved over the next 12 months.

15 July 2019

Media release

New M4 Tunnels officially opened

The new M4 Tunnels have been officially opened and the first drivers will make their way through the 5.5-kilometre tunnels from Homebush to Haberfield early tomorrow morning.

12 July 2019

Media release

Doorstop - WestConnex M4 tunnels official opening
Subjects: WestConnex project; infrastructure investment

12 July 2019

Interview

Doorstop at Junee Bulk Freight Future Symposium
Subjects: Inland Rail, infrastructure spending; Indigenous recognition;

11 July 2019

Speech

Transport savings on track for Aussie farmers

Significant transport savings could be on the way for farmers and manufacturers who shift their products and produce to the transformational Inland Rail.

11 July 2019

Media release

Making the right turn on new Calder and Sturt Highway intersection upgrades

Construction will soon start on new intersection upgrades on the Calder Highway that will reduce the risk of crashes at two notorious intersections while improving freight efficiency in north-west Victoria’s Sunraysia region.

08 July 2019

Media release

Keep River Road Contract Awarded Creating Local Jobs

The tender to upgrade Keep River Road has been awarded to local company Exact Contracting Pty Ltd for $58 million.

08 July 2019

Media release

Innovative Australian steel used for Inland Rail track

An innovative rail steel, designed and manufactured in Whyalla, South Australia specifically for Inland Rail demonstrates the far-reaching opportunities generated by this once-in-a-generation infrastructure project.

03 July 2019

Media release

Infrastructure Australia endorses Government's Bruce Highway and M1 Pacific Motorway investment priorities

The next priorities for billions of dollars in investment in Queensland road upgrades have been endorsed by Infrastructure Australia (IA) with three nationally significant Federal Liberal and Nationals Government-funded projects worth more than $…

02 July 2019

Media release

New Office to Accelerate Federal Road Safety Leadership

The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s new Office of Road Safety is now operational and will get to work on improving leadership and co-ordination across governments to reduce deaths and serious injuries on the nation’s roads.

01 July 2019

Media release

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