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Joint Media Release - Briggs/Ley - Delivering better roads for Indi - Monday 29 September 2014

The Australian Government is getting on with building world class infrastructure for Indi with a $1.8 million roads package approved today for three projects across the Indigo Shire.   The package of works involves the upgrade and seal of three gravel roads across the shire: Carlyle Road between Corowa and Rutherglen; Soldiers Road between Barnawartha and Chiltern-Howlong Road intersection; and Sanatorium Road between Allans Flat and Yackandandah. This funding delive... »

Media Release - Albo's infrastructure claims nothing but spin - Wednesday 24 September 2014

  Labor’s infrastructure spokesperson should give up trying to overstate his infrastructure record.    Mr Albanese continues to talk about Australia’s ranking of infrastructure investment amongst OECD countries, but he ignores two important points.   Firstly, the OECD ranking Mr Albanese refers to does not simply reflect Government infrastructure investment but a broad range of asset groups, including:    ·        dwellin... »

Media Release - Mayo communities to benefit from natural disaster funding - Wednesday 24 September 2014

  The Eden Valley and Kangaroo Island communities will benefit from a $7 million Commonwealth-State joint funding initiative to improve natural disaster resilience across South Australia.   The funding is provided as part of the Natural Disaster Resilience Programme, a disaster mitigation and community resilience competitive grant programme funded by the Australian and South Australian Governments.    Commonwealth Minister Michael Keenan announced the $7 million in proje... »

Address - The 2014 National Road Safety Forum - Monday 22 September 2014

  Let me start by thanking you for participating in this important forum.   Your expert advice and input is very much appreciated and I am pleased that you have been able to accept my invitation to share your expertise.   As everyone in this room knows too well, road safety is a complex and emotive issue, which not only impacts on the lives of trauma victims’ families, their friends and their communities, but also burdens our hospitals and health care system.   Sadly... »

Media Release - New Administrator for Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands - Monday 22 September 2014

  Today I am pleased to announce that Mr Barry Haase will be appointed as the Administrator of Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands.   The three year appointment, to commence on 5th October 2014, will be officially made by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), on 1st October.   Mr Haase has previously represented regional and remote areas across Western Australia as federal member for Kalgoorlie and for Durack, a... »

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