Float-free EPIRB deadline approaches for commercial vessels

Commercial vessel owners and operators are being urged to act now to ensure their vessels are fitted with float-free Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) before the New Year deadline.

19 November 2020

Media release

Transcript - Coolamon Press Conference
Subjects: Coolamon Up-to-date Store, Local Roads and Community Infrastructure Program Funding;

19 November 2020

Interview

Speeding up the North East Line upgrade

Passengers on the North East Line will soon enjoy more reliable and comfortable journeys thanks to a massive program of accelerated works undertaken in recent months, the Deputy Prime Minister and Victorian Minister for Transport announced today…

18 November 2020

Media release

Major South West Rocks Road upgrade under way

A major $4 million upgrade of the South West Rocks Road between Jerseyville and Kinchela is underway, with preparatory works to stabilise the Macleay Riverbank almost complete.

18 November 2020

Media release

Transcript - Tasmania Talks interview on 89.3 LAFM Launceston
Subjects: Scottsdale Irrigation Scheme, Tasman Highway, Tasmanian infrastructure spend, road safety, coronavirus, HomeBuilder

17 November 2020

Interview

Transcript - Midway and Sorell Causeways Press Conference
Subjects: Duplication of Midway and Sorell Causeways, Hobart to Sorell Corridor Planning Study, Border Closures, Trade Relations

17 November 2020

Media release

Funding secured for Tasman Highway causeways

With the Australian Government committing $150 million and the Tasmanian Government adding an additional $37 million, the duplication of the Tasman Highway causeways and McGees Bridge is now fully funded.

17 November 2020

Media release

“Liquid gold” flowing to North East Tasmanian irrigators

The $57.3 million Scottsdale Irrigation Scheme, which has just delivered the first irrigation water to the region North East Tasmanian will provide a boon for local farmers.

17 November 2020

Media release

17 November 2020

Interview

Tenders open for upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter

Tenders have opened for the upgrade works on a section of the Golden Highway in the Upper Hunter. 

16 November 2020

Media release

National Road Safety Week time to focus on saving lives

Australians are being urged to consider how they can help ensure everyone gets home safely as National Road Safety Week to honour and remember the lives lost on our roads begins on Sunday.

15 November 2020

Media release

New Gathering Place at Echo Point opened during NAIDOC Week

With a spectacular Blue Mountains backdrop of The Three Sisters and the Jamison Valley, the upgraded area of Echo Point at Katoomba was officially opened today.

14 November 2020

Media release

Riverina and Central West community groups receive support from Inland Rail

Inland Rail is backing our communities, with the Australian Rail Track Corporation donating more than $25,000 to eight Riverina community groups in the sixth round of their Community Sponsorships and Donations program.

13 November 2020

Media release

Giving drivers a choice - Australia's first electronic diaries approved

Australian heavy vehicle drivers will now have a choice in how they record their work and rest hours, with the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator approving the first Electronic Work Diaries (EWD).

12 November 2020

Media release

Transcript - Electronic Work Diaries press conference
Subject: National Heavy Vehicle Regulator approves the first Electronic Work Diaries

12 November 2020

Interview

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