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Media release - Norfolk Island reforms commence - Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Today marks the beginning of a twelve month reform process to build a stronger and more prosperous future for Norfolk Island. Yesterday I visited Norfolk Island to meet the Norfolk Island Advisory Council ahead of today’s inaugural meeting. Under the leadership of Chair Melissa Ward, the Advisory Council will provide a strong local voice and work alongside the Australian Government in delivering positive change.I also met with local business owners and community leaders brought together by the ... »

Media Release - Mobile coverage boost for the Adelaide Hills - Tuesday, 30 June 2015

A new mobile base station will be built in the Adelaide Hills town of Montacute as part of the Australian Government’s $100 million Mobile Black Spot Programme.This is welcome news for the Adelaide Hills region, with $1.04 million in funding providing coverage to some 22 unique locations, including all or part of Ashton, Balhannah, Basket Range, Callington, Inglewood, Kersbrook, Mount Pleasant, Norton Summit, Paracombe, Summertown and surrounds.However, this investment falls short of the infrast... »

Transcript - Infrastructure Partnerships Australia New Zealand Infrastructure Symposium Dinner - Monday, 29 June 2015

Thank you, Chairman of most things in Australia at the moment, it's great to be here. Minister Joyce, thank you for your remarks. Mark stole my gag about the cricket, but we’re of course we got onto the superiority of rugby, its obviously been a long time that we've struggled to knock you off in the rugby. And I think sadly, more importantly, talking about competition, it's been a long time since we've knocked you off in the economic performance. The performance of the New Zealand economy in rec... »

Transcript - Press Conference, Start of Major Construction on the Bald Hills Road Interchange, Bald Hills Road, Blakiston - Sunday, 28 June 2015

JAMIE BRIGGS: Thank you all for being here this morning; it is a great morning for Mount Barker for the Adelaide Hills, and for the residents in the surrounding towns. It's a project that's been talked about for many years, and is now being delivered. Delivered by a great South Australian local company, and we welcome Darren from Bardavcol here this morning, and the 60-odd workers that will be employed to build this project over the next twelve months.This project has been on the drawing boards ... »

Joint Media Release - Work begins on new SE Freeway interchange near Mt Barker - Sunday, 28 June 2015

Construction of the first new South Eastern Freeway interchange in almost 20 years has begun.The long-anticipated project will involve the construction of on and off ramps in both directions at Bald Hills Road after a competitive tender was awarded to South Australian business, Bardavcol.The Federal Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs said the start of major construction on the number one infrastructure priority for the region was exciting. “The Australian... »

Delivering the Bald Hills Road interchange for Mount Barker

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