April 3, 2019 - The 10-year, $100 billion infrastructure spend promised in last night’s Commonwealth Budget is good news for our major cities and regions. But the pace and size of infrastructure investment needs to grow even more if Australia is to be ‘future ready’ for the challenges of population growth.
April 1, 2019 - The Federal Opposition’s national electric vehicle target of 50 per cent of all new car sales by 2030 is ambitious but achievable - but it must happen in tandem with ‘root and branch’ reform of road funding.
Mar 29, 2019 - The establishment of a national Office of Road Safety is a hugely welcome and positive step towards addressing Australia’s road toll.
March 20, 2019 - The Tasmanian Government’s decision to bring forward funding to investigate alternative traffic routes through Hobart is great news for commuters and a win for responsible transport planning.
AN OPEN LETTER TO THE VICTORIAN PARLIAMENT
Feb 28, 2019 - Australia’s most populous cities should be actively discouraging private car use and investing heavily in mass transit systems, according to a new report from peak transport infrastructure body, Roads Australia.
Feb 25, 2019 - The NSW Government’s decision to reclaim 15,000 kilometres of local roads will ensure a more safe, equitable, consistent and efficient approach to maintaining the State’s regional road network.
Feb 5, 2019 - The Commonwealth needs to accelerate the reform process around road pricing and investment, according to Australia’s peak road stakeholder body.