The Western Sydney City Deal's Liveability Program has opened for a second round of funding applications.
The design tender for phase one of the $15 million Alice Springs CBD Revitalisation project has been awarded.
Outback communities and businesses will benefit from a $14.5 billion, four-year regional roads and transport program.
The Capricorn Coast in central Queensland hosted the first Lendlease Foundation Springboard program, a five day residential program to generate a positive social legacy.
The Victorian Government will hold eight road safety community roundtables to address the growing road toll.