Another METRONET project gets underway, as major contract signed

A historic METRONET construction contract - that will add a further 32 kilometres of rail to Perth’s network - was signed today, as early works commenced on the Thornlie-Cockburn Link project.

17 December 2019

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National Faster Rail Agency Chief Executive Officer appointed

The Morrison Government has appointed Barry Broe as the new Chief Executive Officer for the National Faster Rail Agency (NFRA).

16 December 2019

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New bridge honours Western Australian Victoria Cross recipient

Motorists in Perth’s southern suburbs can expect an early Christmas present, with the Armadale Road dual carriageway anticipated to be open by 20 December.

15 December 2019

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Investing in the WACA ground to be the community and sporting hub of East Perth

The Morrison Government will help create an even more energised and vibrant City of Perth by investing $30 million towards the revitalisation of the WACA Ground in East Perth.

15 December 2019

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First sod turned and more jobs flow on next stage of North-South Corridor

The first sod will be turned on the $354 million Regency Road to Pym Street (R2P) Project, which will support approximately 210 jobs over the life of the project.

12 December 2019

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CDU expansion secures NAIF conditional approval

Charles Darwin University’s plan to build a CBD campus in Darwin is a step closer to reality, with the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) giving its funding proposal conditional approval.

11 December 2019

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NorthLink WA Northern Section - opening date

NorthLink WA's third and final section, stretching all the way from Ellenbrook to Muchea, is progressing towards completion in coming months.

10 December 2019

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More jobs for Western Sydney as airport construction ramps up

Recruitment is ramping up at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport with scores of new job opportunities across the once-in-a-generation project.

04 December 2019

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Congestion relief for southern suburbs gathers pace with construction commencing on $237 million bridge

A new bridge over the Kwinana Freeway that will improve traffic flow at one of Perth’s most congested areas is officially getting underway today.

01 December 2019

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Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A underway

Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A is underway with the appointment of a company to lead the construction tender process.

01 December 2019

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Gold Coast Highway intersection in sight

The Federal and Queensland governments have announced they will jointly fund a $10 million upgrade to one of the city’s busiest intersections.

29 November 2019

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Geelong's new nodes are a smart idea

Geelong’s first Smart Nodes – high-tech replacements for streetlight poles – were officially switched on today at a launch event on the city’s waterfront.

29 November 2019

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$1 billion M1 Varsity Lakes to Tugun Upgrade to shine bright like a diamond

Gold Coasters have been given their first look at plans for the city’s $1 billion M1 Varsity Lakes to Tugun upgrade set to get underway next year.

28 November 2019

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More than $173 million boost for Tasmanian jobs and the economy

Infrastructure projects across Tasmania will be brought forward under a more than $173 million package that will boost the state’s economy by driving more jobs and supporting the local tourism and agricultural industries.

25 November 2019

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Work starts on METRONET Yanchep rail extension unlocking thousands of local jobs

Perth’s newest METRONET project is now underway, with early works commencing on the Yanchep Rail Extension.

24 November 2019

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