Join Roads Australia and ARRB as we discuss ways to advance standards to allow for more innovative and sustainable materials in pavements.
Sydney Metro Chief Executive Jon Lamonte joins us for a progress report on Australia's biggest public transport project, including what is coming up next. Part of the 2019 Arcadis Series.
RMS invites industry representatives back to the table for its second feedback session on Sydney Roads Asset Performance Contracts with Elizabeth Mildwater Deputy Secretary, Greater Sydney at Transport for NSW.
Major Transport Infrastructure Authority Director-General Corey Hannett is our guest speaker at this significant industry event. Part of the 2019 Aurecon Series.
Our annual Perth Forum is a key industry networking and knowledge sharing event, with a particular focus this year on sustainable infrastructure and people. Proudly sponsored by BMD, Advisian and Salini Impregilo.
We're joined by Infrastructure Australia and Snowy Hydro to discuss the uptake of electric vehicles and how we're preparing for transport changes and subsequent energy requirements. Proudly sponsored by Salini Impreglio.
Minister Mark Bailey is keynote speaker over lunch at this year's Brisbane Forum, a stellar day of networking and knowledge-sharing. Proudly sponsored by Altus Traffic, BMD Constructions and SMEC Australia.
Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas is back for our annual State Budget lunch. Part of the 2019 SMEC Series.
As the peak body of road industry stakeholders, Roads Australia provides a national forum for debate and discussion on how we can best manage, fund, maintain and renew this vital economic asset for the benefit of all Australians.
Membership of Roads Australia is your entree to the most powerful networking experience in the Australian transport and infrastructure sectors. As we like to say, the top people come because the top people come.
Roads Australia has a unique approach to policy. We work from inside the tent, providing regular opportunities for our public and private sector members to come together in our Policy Chapters to drive practical policy outcomes. It's a formula for influencing policy like no other, and it works.
The roads industry contributes over $200 billion of economic value in Australia each year.
The Australian road network covers more than 877,000 kilometres, of which 73 per cent is controlled by local government.
There are more than 37,000 road bridges across Australia.
More than three quarters of all passenger kilometres travelled in Australia occur on roads.
Well over half a million Australians rely on roads for their full-time employment.
Public transport is a major user of our road network. In Melbourne, for example, more than 80 per cent of all public transport kilometres are travelled on roads.