Tim Pallas has forecast a 2.75 per cent expansion in the state’s economy, with more than a third attributed to public works.
Queensland communities will see more jobs, increased liveability and stronger local economies following a $58.5 million allocation from the state government.
Industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia has congratulated the Federal Coalition on its 18 May election victory.
The Chamber has recommended a comprehensive decentralisation plan to manage regional population growth and dispersal.
Western Australia's state budget will provide $4.2 billion for road infrastructure and maintenance initiatives to reduce traffic congestion, improve safety and create jobs.