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Tasmania launches new road safety campaign

The Tasmanian Government has chosen National Road Safety Week to unveil its new awareness campaign, Road Safety Starts With Me. Hon. Michael Ferguson, Tasmania’s Deputy Premier and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport launched the new campaign in Launceston at the …

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Mitch Itter joins the RA team

RA is pleased to welcome Mitch Itter this week as RA’s new Corporate Affairs Officer. Mitch brings considerable experience in roads and public transport policy development, along with extensive knowledge in media, public relations and stakeholder management through work in …

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NELP celebrates new park and ride facility

Victoria’s North East Link Program (NELP) is celebrating the completion of a key piece of infrastructure – a new park and ride facility in Bulleen. The new facility is the first part of building the Eastern Express Busway, Melbourne’s first …

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Ehssan Veiszadeh appointed CEO of Roads Australia

Roads Australia (RA) has announced the appointment of Ehssan Veiszadeh as its new Chief Executive Officer. RA President Aneetha de Silva said Ehssan was chosen after an extensive search process. “Ehssan has deep experience across government, media and policy thought …

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National Road Safety Week 2023

Roads Australia is proud to again be a Principal Partner for National Road Safety Week, which runs from 14-21 May 2023. Every year, approximately 1200 people are killed and another 44,000 are seriously injured on Australian roads. Traffic injury is …

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Road safety grant applications open

Applications are now open for Victoria’s TAC Road Safety Grant Program, which supports community groups and organisations to develop and implement effective community-based road safety projects. The program has two funding categories: Examples of projects that may be funded include …

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NT Budget expands investment in roads

This week’s Northern Territory Budget included a record investment in road infrastructure across the NT, with a major focus on sealing roads to support economic activity and enhance safety for residents and visitors to the Top End. All NT Treasurer …

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2023-24 Federal Budget Brief

(Please note this information is being updated progressively. Refresh to the page to ensure you are viewing the most recent version) Investment in transport infrastructure projects The Albanese Government’s second Budget was delivered in the wake of the recent announcement …

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