Queensland communities will see more jobs, increased liveability and stronger local economies following a $58.5 million allocation from the state government.
Applications have opened for the Queensland Government’s 2019 Community Road Safety Grants program.
Local governments have received funding approval through the Federal Government's Regional Growth Fund.
Regional and rural councils can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads, according to the Victorian Government.
All 48 regional councils in Victoria have been successful in securing a portion of more than $30 million in the first round of the state government’s $100 million Fixing Country Roads Program.
Round two of the Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects stream has given 136 regional projects the green light, with a total project value of $459 million.