12 September 2014 in Media
The Victor Harbor, Langhorne Creek and Uraidla communities have secured funding through the Australian Government’s Saluting Their Service Commemorations programme.
The Saluting Their Service programme is an Australian Government initiative that aims to honour the service and sacrifice of Australia’s servicemen and women in wars, conflicts and peace operations.
A breakdown of the funding is included below:
· Victor Harbor RSL Sub-branch ... »
11 September 2014 in Media
Let's talk with the Assistant Infrastructure Minister, Jamie Briggs.
Jamie, thank you for joining us today.
I know you have kept a close watch on this terrible accident, what is your take on it?
10 September 2014 in Infrastructure and Regional Development Speeches
Thank you, Paul. Thank you to all of you for having me part of your conference. Can I pass on the best regards of the Prime Minister, who was unable to be here today, unfortunately, but sent me in his place. He’s wishing you well for a great conference, as I am. Thank you very much for having me as part of what is two days of a pretty hectic conference reading through your agenda.
Infrastructure is an absolutely vital part of the government's agenda. In the Budget, we sought to achieve ... »
10 September 2014 in Media
In the studio with us Jamie Briggs, Liberal MP for Mayo. He's Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development. That means he looks at things like roads and trucks and traffic. Jamie Briggs, welcome to the programme.
And your electorate also takes in the freeway; you're up in the Hills.
It does indeed.
10 September 2014 in Infrastructure and Regional Development Media
The Australian and Victorian Governments today announced the start of geotechnical drilling works for the western section of the East West Link, which will inform construction of the $8-10 billion connection from CityLink to the Western Ring Road.
Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs, Victorian Premier Dr Denis Napthine and Victorian Minister for Roads Terry Mulder were on site to inspect the works at the Western Ring Road in Sunshine.