Encouraging a competitive infrastructure construction market

Examining how procurement policy and practices can deliver better value for taxpayers and foster the development of expertise and experience in the construction sector will be the focus of a report commissioned by Deputy Prime Minister Michael…

21 September 2018

Media release

Biodiversity offset plan assures balance in developing Western Sydney Airport

The approval of Western Sydney Airport’s $200 million Biodiversity Offset Delivery Plan by the Department of the Environment and Energy provides for a comprehensive program of biodiversity offsets, and clears the way for earthworks to begin on…

20 September 2018

Media release

New lanes open on the widened M80 Ring Road

Drivers can expect better traffic flow on the M80 Ring Road from today with more than 13 kilometres of new lanes now open, months ahead of schedule.

19 September 2018


Second stage of the Monash Freeway Upgrade edging closer

Congestion busting relief is a step closer for drivers from Pakenham to Chadstone and across Melbourne's south-east with contractors shortlisted for stage two of the Monash Freeway Upgrade.

18 September 2018

Media release

Busy Glenbrook intersection lights up

Western Sydney's congestion-busting Glenbrook intersection upgrade is closing in on completion, with work now complete on new traffic lights at the intersection of the Great Western Highway and Ross Street.

14 September 2018

Media release

Industry proposals called for new Roe Highway interchange

Design and construction proposals are being sought for a new interchange at the busy intersection of Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road in Perth.

14 September 2018

Media release

Wanted: contractor to build Perth's new METRONET rail lines

The search for a company to deliver two major METRONET projects has begun, with the release of a Request for Proposal to the market today.

09 September 2018

Media release

North Queensland stadium grandstand starts to take shape

The centrepiece of the Townsville City Deal will reach a critical milestone today with the first seating platforms installed at the North Queensland Stadium.

07 September 2018

Media release

New funding to improve liveability across the new Western Parkland City

Eight local councils across the future Western Parkland City will share in a $150 million Liveability Program to provide high quality community infrastructure and public spaces, as part of the Western Sydney City Deal.

05 September 2018

Media release

Australia's first City Deal continues to deliver for Townsville

The Townsville City Deal continues to transform Townsville, attract investment and support local job creation, according to the second annual progress report on the Deal released today.

04 April 2018

Media release

$30 million dollar City Deal boost for affordable housing

The supply of affordable housing in Hobart for Tasmanians in need will be boosted by a $30 million package under the first element of the Hobart City Deal revealed today.

22 February 2018

Media release

$121 million to bust congestion in East and South-East Melbourne

Motorists and public transport users in east and south-east Melbourne will benefit from a $121 million investment in congestion busting infrastructure.

07 February 2018

Media release

Local Congestion Busting Projects funded in Brisbane's North

Parents will be able to get home to their families sooner and tradies will spend less time in traffic jams following an $80 million injection for local congestion busting projects across Brisbane’s north.

30 January 2018

Media release

$170 million transformation for Western Sydney communities

Western Sydney will undergo a liveability upgrade with the announcement today of millions of dollars in projects to revitalise community infrastructure and public spaces.

23 January 2018

Media release

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