National Water Grid Advisory Body appointed

The National Water Grid Advisory Body, announced today, will play a pivotal role in supporting rural and regional Australia by growing our agriculture sector, increasing water security and building resilience from drought and floods.

14 September 2020

Media release

Sydney waterfront industrial action

The Morrison-McCormack Government has urged all parties involved in Sydney’s waterfront industrial dispute to work together on a quick resolution to minimise the impact on workers, freight and the nation.

12 September 2020

Media release

Restarting Australia's business events sector

Thousands of jobs across the tourism and hospitality industry will be backed through a $50 million injection to help restart Australia’s vital business events sector.

11 September 2020

Media release

$44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program – last call for applications

Just one week remains for businesses, governments, industry and communities to propose ideas that improve local connections with Inland Rail under the Australian Government’s $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program (II Program).

11 September 2020

Media release

Transcript - Pacific Highway Press Conference
Subjects: Pacific Highway Upgrades – Woodburn, Broadwater & Wardell Bypass

10 September 2020

Interview

Pacific Highway on the road to completion

One of the last major pieces of the Pacific Highway upgrade is moving into place with the upcoming opening of a 34-kilometre section of new dual carriage motorway to bypass the northern New South Wales towns of Woodburn,…

10 September 2020

Media release

Townsville jobs boost as $1.5 billion road pipeline rolls on

Over 560 jobs will be up for grabs in Townsville after two major regional road projects moved up another gear today.

10 September 2020

Media release

Alliance to deliver Barton Highway upgrade

The Barton Highway Upgrade Project Alliance Agreement will see contractors Seymour Whyte and SMEC partner with Transport for NSW to design and build the first stage of the project.

08 September 2020

Media release

First shovel-ready WA project complete on Great Eastern Highway

The first shovel-ready project in Western Australia has been delivered under the state's recent $223 million infrastructure boost, with upgrades on the Great Eastern Highway - Coates Gully Bridge now complete.

07 September 2020

Media release

Historic day for Mackay road network

History was made in Mackay today with completion of the jointly funded, $497.3 million Mackay Ring Road – one of the region’s largest road infrastructure projects.

05 September 2020

Media release

Media Statement: Virgin Australia

The Australian Government welcomes news of the successful completion of the Virgin Australia voluntary administration process.

04 September 2020

Media release

The sky's the limit for the electric age of aviation

To encourage the uptake of drones and electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicles, the Australian Government has released a National Aviation Policy Issues Paper on Emerging Aviation Technologies.

03 September 2020

Media release

Port Botany Rail duplication tender puts jobs on track

Construction of the Port Botany rail line duplication between Mascot and Botany in New South Wales is a step closer, with the design and construct tender package released today.

03 September 2020

Media release

Third stage of upgrades to Manuwarra Red Dog Highway now complete

The third stage of upgrades to Manuwarra Red Dog Highway is now complete, making travel throughout the Pilbara region safer and more efficient. 

02 September 2020

Media release

Traffic flows across Wagga Wagga’s upgraded Eunony Bridge

Wagga Wagga’s Eunony Bridge has re-opened to traffic after the completion of a $10.6 million widening and strengthening project.

Wagga Wagga City Council officially allowed traffic across the new structure at 6.00am today.

02 September 2020

Media release

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