Design of Mackay Northern Access Upgrade Project Stage 1 Released

Congestion-relief designs for the Mackay Northern Access Upgrade Project Stage 1 are paving the way to a better Bruce Highway north of Mackay.

10 April 2018

Media release

Great Ocean Road upgrade to provide long–term benefits
  • Road to be closed to traffic for four days in late May to allow vital upgrade works to be completed
  • Upgrades improving the strength and safety of the major tourist route

06 April 2018

Media release

Green light for Cessnock Road project planning
  • $17 million project to improve flood immunity at Testers Hollow
  • The design and environmental assessment contract has been awarded
  • Planning stage of works expected to be completed by mid-2019

05 April 2018

Media release

Contract awarded for delivery of Scone Bypass
  • Contract awarded to Daracon Group to deliver New England Highway bypass at Scone
  • New bypass will help address rising road and rail volumes and improve safety

04 April 2018

Media release

Construction begins on major roundabout in Griffith
  • $1.6 million project will improve traffic flows at Thorne Road and Kidman Way intersection
  • Roundabout is the next phase of the Griffith Southern Industrial Link project

04 April 2018

Media release

Backing Central Queensland with funding for Rookwood Weir

The Liberal-Nationals Government will ensure there is long-term water security for Central Queensland by providing an additional $46.1 million to support the construction of the Rookwood Weir.

04 April 2018

Media release

Port of Brisbane study to canvass rail links
  • Australian and Queensland Governments funding $1.5 million joint study for the Port of Brisbane

03 April 2018

Media release

Adelaide to Tarcoola: old rail track made new

Major re-railing works are now underway in South Australia as part of the $252 million Adelaide to Tarcoola Rail Upgrade Acceleration project with the first Whyalla-made steel rail tracks installed on the route.

03 April 2018

Media release

Road safety upgrades have begun along a 2.3 kilometre section of the Bruce Highway about 21km north of Gin Gin.
  • Work starts on $10 million upgrade of Hamilton Highway between Geelong and Cressy
  • Project to improve safety and reliability by targeting deteriorated sections

29 March 2018

Media release

Major safety improvements for Bruce Highway north of Tiaro

Completion of a $16.55 million upgrade of a six-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway north of Tiaro has improved safety.

29 March 2018

Media release

Delivered: Pacific Highway upgrade complete between Port Macquarie and Kempsey
  • Major milestone reached on the Pacific Highway duplication
  • Last five-kilometres of Oxley Highway to Kundabung section fully duplicated and open to traffic

29 March 2018

Bruce Highway safety works to begin north of Gin Gin

Road safety upgrades have begun along a 2.3 kilometre section of the Bruce Highway about 21km north of Gin Gin.

29 March 2018

Media release

Great Western Highway safety upgrade through Mount Victoria village now open
  • The 1.6 kilometre stretch has been upgraded to improve safety and traffic flows
  • $34.1 million upgrade completed in time for Easter long weekend
  • Project funded by the Australian and New South Wales governments

29 March 2018

Media release

Major road safety boost as new Black Spot projects confirmed

Dangerous local areas prone to tragic road accidents across Queensland, New South Wales and Western Australia will receive a $32.9 million funding boost today as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael…

28 March 2018

Media release

Works to start soon on New England Highway 'black spot' at Bolivia Hill
  • Contract awarded for construction of a new bridge and road widening works
  • Glen Innes and Tenterfield communities, tourists and freight industry to benefit
  • Project to improve safety and journey times

27 March 2018

Media release

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