Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A and three sections of the Bruce Highway are amongst four new Queensland projects added to the Infrastructure Priority List.
The first sleepers are being laid by Fulton Hogan as part of works for the City of Ballarat to restore its historic tramway.
One side of Flinders Street will be closed to traffic for up to three years to build an underground connection from Flinders Street Station to the new Town Hall Station.
Three tram stops on Nicholson Street will be upgraded over the next week.
New traffic light technology introduced under a trial will make tram rides quicker and more reliable.
Civil and landscaping tenders will be issued by the City of Melbourne as part of a $42 million investment to create a new open space in the city’s most densely populated suburb.