Independent infrastructure advisory body Infrastructure Australia has released its 2018 Infrastructure Priority List, which now includes Brisbane Metro and the Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade.
The Australian Trucking Association has submitted recommendations to reduce the amounts of fatalities on Australian roads to zero.
With research suggesting the global explosion of new road infrastructure is rife with economic, social and environmental dangers, Professor Bill Laurance from James Cook University says smarter infrastructure planning has a vital role to play.
The Victorian Government is seeking a builder to take on the $300 million Mordiallic Bypass.
A $40 million contract has been awarded by the SA Government to improve road infrastructure across the