Substantial planning, funding and governance reforms are needed for infrastructure in Australian cities to cope with unprecedented growth, a new Infrastructure Australia paper has said.
Following its re-election in Victoria, the Andrews Labor Government has announced a new cabinet, including new appointments for the roads, transport and freight portfolios.
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.
The Victorian Government will create a City Controller role for Melbourne in a bid to manage network disruptions and the pipeline of major transport infrastructure works across the city effectively.
A joint venture has been selected to deliver the underground rail infrastructure for New Zealand’s largest transport project, the City Rail Link.