Farmers and landowners will be able to sell construction materials such as rock, gravel and soil from borrow pits and quarries to supply the Inland Rail project.
Victoria’s engineering construction activity has broken records for being the highest state total on record, according to new Australian Bureau of Statistics data.
A major decrease in fatalities on roads across the nation is the lowest it has been since 2014.
The Western Australian Government has received $185 million from the sale of its shares in Property Exchange Australia, which will now go towards METRONET projects under development.
The New South Wales Government will commit the extra funds, in addition to the $70 million already allocated, for the duplication project from Williamtown to Bobs Farm in Port Stephens.