08 Nov 2019
North Queenslanders get ready to raise the roof!

The heavy lifting is now complete on the Pandanus plant-inspired roof of the North Queensland Stadium with the last of 36 roof trusses being craned into place this morning.

07 Nov 2019
Flooded road warning system expanded for cyclone season

The City of Logan’s award-winning Flooded Road Smart Warning System has been expanded ahead of the cyclone season thanks to support from the Morrison Government.

05 Nov 2019
First step towards fixing notorious black spot

The overhaul of a Brisbane black spot is a step closer, with community consultation for the Lindum level crossing upgrade commencing today.

05 Nov 2019
Major milestone for Mitchell Freeway Extension

The extension of Mitchell Freeway from Hester Avenue to Romeo Road has reached a significant milestone with expressions of interest sought from industry for its design and construction.

30 Oct 2019
The Australian and Victorian Governments are getting on with the M80 upgrade

Drivers on the M80 Ring Road can look forward to reduced congestion and more reliable connections to major freeways following the award of a contract to upgrade the section between Sydney Road and Edgars Road.

29 Oct 2019
First look at Western Sydney International Terminal

Australia has been given its first look at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport with today’s release of the first design images.

29 Oct 2019
Construction commences for new Manning on-ramp

Congestion at the Canning Bridge and Kwinana Freeway interchange is set to improve with the construction of a new southbound freeway on-ramp from Manning Road in Como.

28 Oct 2019
City deal to boost CBD density and economy

A Perth City Deal will create an energised CBD for people to work, live and play through higher population density and an economic boost to city businesses.

26 Oct 2019
Morrison Government increases regional migration target

The Morrison Government is stepping up its commitment to regional Australia by ensuring our migration system encourages skilled migrants to live and work in our smaller cities and regions.

25 Oct 2019
Long-awaited Henderson Road Bridge opens to connect Rowville and Knoxfield

Rowville’s Henderson Road Bridge is now complete after being on the drawing board for decades. The bridge connects Henderson Road in Rowville with Henderson Road in Knoxfield which was previously divided by the Corhanwarrabul Creek.

25 Oct 2019
The only way is up for Mandurah Station multi-storey car park

The $32 million multi-storey car park at Mandurah Station will start construction early next year following today’s request for tender applications for its design and build.

08 Oct 2019
Plan in place for Geelong City Deal rollout

A clear path toward economic diversification, tourism growth and a thriving city centre has been laid out today with the launch of the Geelong City Deal Implementation Plan.

07 Oct 2019
Tiger Brennan Drive duplication almost complete

Works to upgrade Tiger Brennan Drive from Dinah Beach Road through to McMinn Street are almost complete, with the road expected to open in a week’s time.

04 Oct 2019
Launch of the Australian Government's Centre for Population

Today, I am launching the new Centre for Population, to be based inside of Treasury.

This Centre was in the May budget with funding starting in July of this year.  It will soon be at full capacity of about 20 staff.

03 Oct 2019
Economic boost on its way from Hobart City Deal

Hobart is set to reap the economic, jobs and housing rewards of its $1.6 billion City Deal with today’s release of the Implementation Plan outlining how projects will be delivered across the first three years of the deal.