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SA Government adds $168 million to road safety

The South Australian Government has increased funding for road safety initiatives with 109 lives tragically lost on SA roads so far this year. The Malinauskas Government has matched the Commonwealth Government’s $84 million commitment to SA under the Road Safety …

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Infrastructure and Transport Ministers’ Meeting Summary

The latest Infrastructure and Transport Ministers’ Meeting (ITMM) has taken place in Hobart with a communique available online. The meeting marks the first gathering of Ministers following the appointment of Jacinta Allan as Victorian Premier, with Danny Pearson now representing …

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Road Worker Day of Remembrance

November 9 marks Road Worker Day of Remembrance, an opportunity to reflect on and pay tribute to those who have lost their lives while working on our road network. Roads Australia is proud to support this initiative, as a principal …

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Road Safety Week Insight released

RA has released a Policy Insight following May’s webinar, ‘Keeping workers safe: How digitising risk can protect our work zones,’ made possible through the support of Altus Traffic Australia. The panel discussion was moderated by James Pennings, Chief Commercial Officer, Altus Traffic …

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2023-24 Queensland Budget Brief

The release of the 2023-24 Queensland Budget has included $32.1 billion to continue delivering road and transport projects over forward estimates. The Queensland Transport and Roads Investment Program (QTRIP) for 2023-24 to 2026-27 includes projects across the breadth of Queensland, …

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SA Budget invests in road safety

The South Australian Government has included $98 million of new funding for road safety measures in its 2023-24 Budget. The timely investment comes as the SA road toll remains higher than the five-year average at this point of the year. …

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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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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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