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Industry first partnership to lead the way to achieve net-zero transport in Australia

7 September 2021 - An industry-first partnership between Roads Australia (RA), the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) and the Infrastructure Sustainability Council has been announced today, with the three bodies united in their efforts to help reduce the climate change impact of new and existing transport infrastructure.


Updated Strategic Plan Continues Roads Australia's Evolution

17 June 2021 -  Roads Australia (RA) has released the latest iteration of its three-year rolling Strategic Plan, setting out how the organisation will bring industry, government and communities together to lead the evolution of Australia’s roads, integrated transport and mobility networks.


Victoria Puts Road Funding On Sustainable Path

26 May 2021Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Victorian Parliament’s passage of the Zero and Low Emission Vehicle Distance-based Charge Bill 2021 will help make sure the state can pay for future road infrastructure, while still encouraging uptake of zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs).


Budget Investment in Transport Infrastructure Will Maximise Social and Economic Benefits

11 May 2021Roads Australia (RA) has applauded the significant investments made in key transport infrastructure projects across the nation in tonight’s Federal Budget and is urging the Government to ensure funding allocations flow quickly to maximise both social and economic benefits.


IPL’s Focus on Connectivity & Integration in Transport Welcomed

26 February 2021 - Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Infrastructure Priority List (IPL) released today by Infrastructure Australia (IA) confirms the central role of enhanced transport infrastructure in promoting post-COVID economic recovery and welcomes its clear focus on enhancing connectivity within Australia’s integrated transport networks.


Victorian Budget sets up sustainable infrastructure-led recovery

24 November 2020 -  Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says today’s Victorian State Budget confirms the central role that enhanced transport infrastructure will play in powering Victoria’s post-COVID economic recovery.


Integrated Transport Benefits from NSW Budget Boost

17 November 2020  -  Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system has welcomed the significant investments made in transport infrastructure as part of today’s NSW State Budget.


Tasmanian Budget Good News for Road Safety & Sustainability

12 November 2020 - Tasmania’s road network will be safer and more sustainable as a result of the record level of infrastructure investment included in today’s Tasmanian State Budget according to Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system.


Victoria’s Move on Collaboration and Risk Allocation a Positive Step

12 November 2020 -  Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Victorian Government’s decision to modify its approach to risk allocation on the North East Link is a sensible and responsible approach that will benefit industry and the community.