The New South Wales Government has awarded a joint venture the $840 million contract to build the light rail system, which will connect Westmead to Carlingford in Sydney.
A new sustainability strategy for Canberra has been released which aims to transform the urban centre of the city with new targets for public and active transport.
The Federal Government has locked in $112 million for the 6.4-kilometre extension of the Gold Coast Light Rail from Broadbeach to Burleigh Heads.
Major construction of Newcastle’s light rail track is set to be complete by the end of September, allowing traffic to return to Hunter and Scott Streets.
The Civil Contractors Federation – South Australia is calling for an immediate reassessment of the proposal for the $500 million light rail or tram line connecting Adelaide Airport to the CBD.
Around 450 Melbourne trams will undergo improvements to improve their reliability as part of the $230 million Tram Refurbishment Project.