Outback Way, a series of roads and dirt tracks running 2800 kilometres from Winton in QLD to Laverton in WA, will receive $160 million in funding from the Federal Government.
The project will see up to 28 kilometres of the road upgraded to improve flood immunity, freight capacity and productivity for cattle producers in the Northern Territory.
Mental health and suicide prevention program MATES has launched in the Northern Territory to support the construction, mining and energy industries.
The project will deliver upgrades to 6.5 kilometres of the Arnhem Highway at the flood plains in the Northern Territory in a bid to improve the road’s flood immunity and safety.
A major upgrade on the Stuart Highway is now underway to improve the road’s flood immunity, safety and efficiency in Alice Springs.