Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

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The Media Centre provides the latest news, speeches, media releases and links to frequently asked questions.

Latest News

  • New air deal confirmed between Australia and China

    Aviation | 23 January 2015

    A new air services agreement between Australia and China has been announced, expanding aviation capacity between the two nations.

  • Works commence on Bringelly Road upgrades

    Western Sydney | 22 January 2015

    Works have now commenced on the Bringelly Road upgrades. This two stage project will deliver a four lane divided road and forms part of the $3.6 billion Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan.

  • Stammers Road to Minninedale Road open to traffic

    Infrastructure Investment | 22 January 2015

    Today marks the official opening of the Stammers Road to Minniedale Road duplication, which is part of the Princes Highway East project. The project is expected to increase road capacity, reduce transit times and improve traffic flow and safety.

  • Western Sydney Airport geotechnical analysis commences

    Western Sydney | 20 January 2014

    Geotechnical analysis is currently underway at Badgerys Creek. This analysis forms part of the crucial planning work to develop the detailed construction plans and costings for the first stage of the Western Sydney airport.

  • National Awards for Local Government open for application

    Local Government | 19 January 2015

    The 2015 National Awards for Local Government are now open for application. The Awards are an annual celebration of Australian local government achievements, with eight categories awarded for innovative service delivery to urban and regional communities.