02 Dec 2021
Applications now open for Regional Connectivity Program funding

The Liberal and Nationals Government has launched the second round of a program aimed at further boosting digital connectivity in regional and remote Australia.

06 Nov 2021
Upgrading Albury stabling to support new VLocity trains

Work is set to begin this month on a stabling upgrade at Albury Station which will accommodate new VLocity trains, bringing passengers on Victoria’s North East Line a step closer to a more reliable and comfortable journey.

15 Oct 2021
Have your say on the Regional Connectivity Program draft guidelines

Consultation on the second round of the Regional Connectivity Program, a program to improve digital connectivity in regional and remote Australia, has commenced.

08 Oct 2021
Increasing transparency in the delivery of the Universal Service Obligation

The Liberal and Nationals Government is proposing more rigorous reporting rules on Telstra to improve transparency in the delivery of voice services in regional and remote areas.

07 Sep 2021
Government funding for innovative project to re-use raw materials in New South Wales Hunter

The Australian Government is funding a new project that will reuse organic waste to develop compostable plastics as part of its Securing Raw Materials Program.

03 Sep 2021
$47 million in grants to boost research collaboration in manufacturing

A bionic “eye” that could restore visual and spatial perception for the blind is one of 22 industry-led collaborative research and development projects to share in $47.1 million in funding from the Morrison Government.

23 Jul 2021
Boosting mobile coverage in regional and remote Australia

Regional and remote communities across Australia will benefit from new and improved mobile coverage under Round 5A of the Liberals and Nationals Government’s highly successful Mobile Black Spot Program.