Federal Budget supports South Australia’s Recovery Plan

The Hon. Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister  The Hon. Michael McCormack MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development The Hon. Paul Fletcher MP Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts   South Australia continues to benefit from the Liberal and Nationals Government’s record infrastructure investment, with funding for major…

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The Hon Warren Truss AC reappointed Chair of the Australian Rail Track Corporation

The Government has reappointed former Deputy Prime Minister the Hon Warren Truss AC as Chair of the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC). The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, Michael McCormack, said that Mr Truss’s wealth of knowledge in governance, freight and regional Australia continues to make him a valuable asset to the ARTC…

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Inland Rail major works underway in north west NSW

Major construction work has commenced on the Inland Rail section from Narrabri to North Star in north west New South Wales, signalling the start of hundreds of opportunities for local workers. Federal Member for Parkes and Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government Mark Coulton was in Gurley today to meet with machine…

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Advances to the Finance Minister in the week ending Friday 16 April 2021

This week I made $475.8 million in additional funding available to support the Government’s response to the COVID‑19 pandemic by using the Advance to the Finance Minister (the AFM) through one determination. The determination provided $475.8 million to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications to support the aviation sector consistent with details…

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Andrew Dix appointed to NBN Co Board

The Morrison Government has appointed Mr Andrew Dix as a non-executive Director of the NBN Co Limited (NBN Co) Board for a three-year term. Mr Dix’s appointment means a strong and diverse leadership team will continue to oversee NBN Co in the next phase of its operations. Mr Dix is a chartered accountant and former…

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Budget 2021-22 Lock-Up Arrangements

The Morrison Government will hand down the 2021-22 Budget on Tuesday 11 May 2021. To ensure the security and integrity of the Budget, and the health and safety of participants, arrangements for the lock-up have been modified from previous years to be compliant with health restrictions related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Media organisations are…

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Shovels hit dirt to remove Ovingham Level Crossing

The Hon Paul Fletcher MP Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts The Hon. Corey Wingard MP South Australian Minister for Infrastructure and Transport The Hon. Rachel Sanderson MP South Australian State Member for Adelaide 7 April 2021 The Morrison and Marshall governments are fulfilling their commitment to fix one of Adelaide’s most…

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