Five priority rural roads in Victoria will be strengthened and widened for better B-double access along these routes.
For well over a month, a sink hole on a regional Gympie road frequented by numerous trucks each day has continued to deteriorate, with nothing but some paint to warn road users of the hazard.
As many truckies will attest, the state of many of our regional roads is simply unacceptable. Now, the RACV is calling on the drivers that use them to pinpoint Victoria’s most dangerous regional roads through the My Country Road survey.
An upgrade to Colinroobie Road will help improve freight movements between Leeton and Narrandera by allowing road train access for the first time.
A new funding program is set to deliver rest area upgrades across regional WA, and 17 rest area locations could benefit.
Round 2 of the accelerated Fixing Local Roads program has opened up this week, as part of the NSW Government’s $500 million Fixing Local Roads program.
After more than 20 years, $15 billion in joint investment by the Australian and NSW Governments and more than 40,000 pairs of hands on the job, the final section of road paving has been completed on Australia’s biggest ever regional road project, the Pacific Highway upgrade. Read more
It’s no secret that some of Victoria’s regional roads are in pretty bad shape, with upgrades long overdue. Read more
New infrastructure funding needs to fix poor quality roads in remote and regional areas, said Australian Trucking Association (ATA) Chair David Smith.