Inland Rail Gains Smoother Run

Inland rail map

The $10 billion Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail Programme moves a step closer with some red tape now cut as the Coordinator-General helps progress a 73-km stretch from Toowoomba to Grandchester. Two key sections of the proposed 1710km freight route near Toowoomba had been declared coordinated … [Read more...]

Recognition for the Regions

Fiona-Nash 3

The Federal Member for Maranoa, David Littleproud has today welcomed the announcement made by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Minister for Regional Development, Minister Fiona Nash, to establish a Regional Ministerial Taskforce. The plan is for the taskforce to help drive economic and … [Read more...]

Work Begins on Black Spot

Roma Taroom road

Major works are now underway on fixing a dangerous stretch of road incorporating the Carnarvon Highway and Roma-Taroom Road intersection. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester said almost $2 million would be invested in building a safer intersection for the increasing … [Read more...]