The Queensland Government's $23 billion roads and transport program will see more than 21,500 jobs available in road-building, engineering and design.
The Queensland Government is calling for a federal funding boost for the Bruce Highway, to improve road safety and support regional jobs.
Applications are open for more than 5o new traineeships to help improve transport and road connectivity in the bush.
The Northern Territory Government has awarded 57 construction contracts valued over $31 million in June.
Bruce Highway upgrades, funding for the final stage of the ring road and major port and rail investments have contributed to the Queensland Government’s record infrastructure budget for the Townsville region.