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Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Transport Minister Andrew Constance last week unveiled the new design for the transport interchange at Wickham, which will link customers...

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Sydney last week said that major tourism groups have welcomed its action plan encouraging new and refurbished hotel developments, including a more...

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister last week announced that a new high-tech employment, education and housing project in Western Sydney is one step closer to reality, with...

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes last week released a strategy for the seven station precincts from Glenfield to Macarthur and called for community feedback on...

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Urban Development Institute of Australia has urged the Victorian Government to follow up on its commitment to "depoliticise the planning process" and review the...

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Melbourne has called for expressions of interest to create a landmark mixed-use development in the heart of the Queen Victoria Market precinct, which...

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

The Queensland Government will consider a ministerial 'call in' of the proposed Clare Solar Farm development, south west of Ayr, which involves a large-scale solar...

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Queensland Government has ordered further planning be undertaken by Brisbane City Council on the Cedar Woods development in Upper Kedron, with approval granted for...

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

South Australia

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE South Australian Government last week released its response to the review of the Late Night Code and announced changes to make it easier for...

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Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Transport Minister Andrew Constance last week unveiled the new design for the transport interchange at Wickham, which will link customers...

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Sydney last week said that major tourism groups have welcomed its action plan encouraging new and refurbished hotel developments, including a more...

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister last week announced that a new high-tech employment, education and housing project in Western Sydney is one step closer to reality, with...

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes last week released a strategy for the seven station precincts from Glenfield to Macarthur and called for community feedback on...

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Urban Development Institute of Australia has urged the Victorian Government to follow up on its commitment to "depoliticise the planning process" and review the...

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Melbourne has called for expressions of interest to create a landmark mixed-use development in the heart of the Queen Victoria Market precinct, which...

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

The Queensland Government will consider a ministerial 'call in' of the proposed Clare Solar Farm development, south west of Ayr, which involves a large-scale solar...

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Queensland Government has ordered further planning be undertaken by Brisbane City Council on the Cedar Woods development in Upper Kedron, with approval granted for...

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

South Australia

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE South Australian Government last week released its response to the review of the Late Night Code and announced changes to make it easier for...

Dwelling approvals down by 8.2 per cent in June

Dwelling approvals down by 8.2 per cent in June

Australia

Monday, 3 August 2015

AFTER a revised increase of 2.3 per cent in May, the number of new dwellings approved in June decreased by 8.2 per cent, in seasonally...

New report shows disadvantage is entrenched and structural in poorest communities: ACOSS

New report shows disadvantage is entrenched and structural in poorest communities: ACOSS

Australia

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE Australian Council of Social Service has urged Australian governments to develop an effective jobs plan as part of a strategy to reduce poverty and...

Australian Government launches Threatened Species Strategy

Australian Government launches Threatened Species Strategy

Australia

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE Australian Government has set new targets to tackle feral cats, protect and recover threatened mammals, birds and plants, and improve recovery practices under the...

State of Australian Cities 2014-15 and State of Regional Australia 2015 released

State of Australian Cities 2014-15 and State of Regional Australia 2015 released

Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE Australian Government last week said that investment in urban and regional infrastructure will be better informed following the release of the State of Australian...

Australia's first guide for urban forestry launched

Australia's first guide for urban forestry launched

Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

AUSTRALIA'S first comprehensive guide to growing and maintaining tree populations in urban areas was last week launched by the City of Melbourne, the Victorian Government...

Dwelling approvals up by 2.4 per cent in May

Dwelling approvals up by 2.4 per cent in May

Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

FOLLOWING a revised decrease of 5.2 per cent in April, the number of new dwellings approved in May increased by 2.4 per cent, in seasonally...

Local roads to receive $1bn-plus over two years following fuel excise changes

Local roads to receive $1bn-plus over two years following fuel excise changes

Australia

Monday, 29 June 2015

COUNCILS across Australia will receive an extra $1.105 billion over the next two years from the Australian Government for local road and street works following...

Victoria experiences record net interstate migration: ABS

Victoria experiences record net interstate migration: ABS

Australia

Monday, 29 June 2015

VICTORIA has recorded its highest net interstate migration in over forty years, according to figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

ALGA report calls for new investment in regions to address rising income inequality across Australia

ALGA report calls for new investment in regions to address rising income inequality across Australia

Australia

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

REDUCING the inequality of income distribution within and between Australian regions through new investment will be pivotal to strengthening Australia's economy and bridging the employment...

Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange in Newcastle

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Transport Minister Andrew Constance last week unveiled the new design for the transport interchange at Wickham, which will link customers...

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

Industry groups welcome City of Sydney's hotel action plan

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Sydney last week said that major tourism groups have welcomed its action plan encouraging new and refurbished hotel developments, including a more...

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

Proposed high-tech employment, education and housing project in Penrith moves to next stage

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister last week announced that a new high-tech employment, education and housing project in Western Sydney is one step closer to reality, with...

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

NSW Government releases Glenfield to Macarthur Draft Corridor Strategy

New South Wales

Monday, 3 August 2015

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes last week released a strategy for the seven station precincts from Glenfield to Macarthur and called for community feedback on...

City of Sydney to install network of tactile signs

City of Sydney to install network of tactile signs

New South Wales

Monday, 27 July 2015

A NETWORK of tactile street signs is being rolled out across every signalised pedestrian crossing throughout the City of Sydney, as part of plans to...

Construction starts on WestConnex King Georges Road Interchange upgrade

Construction starts on WestConnex King Georges Road Interchange upgrade

New South Wales

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE Australian and NSW governments last week announced that construction has begun on the $130 million King Georges Road Interchange Upgrade, which is being delivered...

New underground pedestrian link proposed for Norwest Station as part of Sydney Metro Northwest

New underground pedestrian link proposed for Norwest Station as part of Sydney Metro Northwest

New South Wales

Monday, 20 July 2015

NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last week announced a new underground pedestrian link is proposed from the future Norwest Railway Station to the...

NSW Government unveils new CBD bus network to ease congestion

NSW Government unveils new CBD bus network to ease congestion

New South Wales

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE NSW Government has announced the route design of the new bus network that will operate from October 4, to combat long-term bus congestion in...

NSW Government shortlists four groups for new intercity train fleet

NSW Government shortlists four groups for new intercity train fleet

New South Wales

Sunday, 12 July 2015

NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last week announced that four consortia have been shortlisted to tender for the supply and maintenance of a...

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

UDIA urges Victorian Government to review residential zones

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Urban Development Institute of Australia has urged the Victorian Government to follow up on its commitment to "depoliticise the planning process" and review the...

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

City of Melbourne seeks partner for mixed-use development in Queen Victoria Market precinct

Victoria

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE City of Melbourne has called for expressions of interest to create a landmark mixed-use development in the heart of the Queen Victoria Market precinct, which...

Victorian Planning Minister appoints 11 members to Fishermans Bend Ministerial Advisory Committee

Victorian Planning Minister appoints 11 members to Fishermans Bend Ministerial Advisory Committee

Victoria

Monday, 27 July 2015

VICTORIAN Planning Minister Richard Wynne last week said detailed planning work for Fishermans Bend is on track following the appointment of an eleven-strong team of...

$60 million hotel launched at Essendon Airport

$60 million hotel launched at Essendon Airport

Victoria

Monday, 27 July 2015

AUSTRALIAN Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss last week officially launched the new $60 million Hyatt Place Hotel at...

City of Melbourne releases latest Development Activity Monitor

City of Melbourne releases latest Development Activity Monitor

Victoria

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE City of Melbourne last week said its latest Development Activity Monitor supports the most recent data and reports from expert agencies that show Melbourne...

PTV and Yarra Trams call for feedback on changes to Melbourne's tram network

PTV and Yarra Trams call for feedback on changes to Melbourne's tram network

Victoria

Monday, 20 July 2015

PUBLIC Transport Victoria (PTV) and Yarra Trams have called for feedback on proposed changes to Melbourne's tram network that will help avoid overcrowding and move...

Permanent height and setback controls in place for Melbourne's Bourke Hill precinct

Permanent height and setback controls in place for Melbourne's Bourke Hill precinct

Victoria

Monday, 20 July 2015

VICTORIAN Planning Minister Richard Wynne last week approved a mixture of height and setback controls as well as revisiting heritage rules to ensure the future...

Major construction begins on level crossing removal project at Burke Road, Glen Iris

Major construction begins on level crossing removal project at Burke Road, Glen Iris

Victoria

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE Victorian Government last week announced that major works are now under way at the Burke Road level crossing in Glen Iris, which is the...

Two bidders shortlisted for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Two bidders shortlisted for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Victoria

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE Victorian Government last week said its plan to nearly double capacity on Melbourne's busiest rail line has taken another major step forward after it...

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland Government considers call in for Burdekin solar farm development

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

The Queensland Government will consider a ministerial 'call in' of the proposed Clare Solar Farm development, south west of Ayr, which involves a large-scale solar...

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods development in Brisbane's north-west

Queensland

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE Queensland Government has ordered further planning be undertaken by Brisbane City Council on the Cedar Woods development in Upper Kedron, with approval granted for...

Echo consortium selected for Brisbane's Queen's Wharf project

Echo consortium selected for Brisbane's Queen's Wharf project

Queensland

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE Queensland Government has announced that the Destination Brisbane Consortium – including Echo Entertainment - has won the right to develop the multi-billion dollar Queen's...

Groups call for decision on Gold Coast light rail extension

Groups call for decision on Gold Coast light rail extension

Queensland

Monday, 27 July 2015

ONE year on from the opening of the Gold Coast's G:Link light rail system, peak tourism and transport groups have called on the Australia and...

Almost $19bn to be invested in Queensland transport infrastructure over next four years

Almost $19bn to be invested in Queensland transport infrastructure over next four years

Queensland

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE Queensland Government last week said that more than $18.8 billion will be invested in the state's overall transport infrastructure in the next four years...

Queensland Government announces $10bn infrastructure funding program in 2015-16 Budget

Queensland Government announces $10bn infrastructure funding program in 2015-16 Budget

Queensland

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE Queensland Government last week announced an infrastructure funding program of $10.1 billion in the 2015-16 State Budget, and total capital purchases of $35.4 billion...

Queensland Government launches unsolicited proposals framework

Queensland Government launches unsolicited proposals framework

Queensland

Monday, 20 July 2015

QUEENSLAND Treasurer Curtis Pitt last week announced the introduction of a streamlined assessment process, saying the time is right to encourage market led proposals to...

Contract signed for the Gateway Upgrade North project in Brisbane

Contract signed for the Gateway Upgrade North project in Brisbane

Queensland

Sunday, 12 July 2015

A MAJOR upgrade of the Gateway Motorway from Nudgee to Bracken Ridge last week reached a significant milestone following the signing of a contract for...

Council seeks feedback on proposed changes to draft Cairns Region Planning Scheme

Council seeks feedback on proposed changes to draft Cairns Region Planning Scheme

Queensland

Sunday, 12 July 2015

CAIRNS residents are being invited to contribute to a discussion on the future look of the Cairns city centre and North Cairns, following Cairns Regional...

WA's R-Codes amended to give councils greater control on the location of apartments

WA's R-Codes amended to give councils greater control on the location of apartments

Western Australia

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE West Australian Government last week announced that the state's Residential Design Codes (R-Codes) have been amended to provide local governments with greater control on...

New animation gives a sneak-peak at the future Perth Busport

New animation gives a sneak-peak at the future Perth Busport

Western Australia

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE West Australian Government has released a new animation that shows how passengers will use the $209 million underground Perth Busport, which will open next...

City of Perth seeks feedback on Draft Environmental Strategy

City of Perth seeks feedback on Draft Environmental Strategy

Western Australia

Monday, 27 July 2015

THE City of Perth has called for public comment on its Draft Environmental Strategy that sets out its priorities to become a more environmentally sustainable...

WA Government sets new affordable housing target after reaching 20,000

WA Government sets new affordable housing target after reaching 20,000

Western Australia

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE West Australian Government last week said it has reached a major milestone after completing delivery of 20,000 affordable homes across Western Australia since 2010.

WA Government seeks wi-fi on public transport

WA Government seeks wi-fi on public transport

Western Australia

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE West Australia Government has moved one step closer to providing free wi-fi on public transport, with the Public Transport Authority starting a formal consultation...

Request for Proposals issued to three consortia for Perth's $2bn Forrestfield-Airport Link

Request for Proposals issued to three consortia for Perth's $2bn Forrestfield-Airport Link

Western Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

THE West Australian Government last week said its plan to construct the $2 billion Forrestfield-Airport passenger train line has reached another milestone after three consortia...

WA Government releases Goldfields-Esperance Regional Planning and Infrastructure Framework

WA Government releases Goldfields-Esperance Regional Planning and Infrastructure Framework

Western Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

WEST Australian Planning Minister John Day last week released the Goldfields-Esperance Regional Planning and Infrastructure Framework, which aims to guide future development in the region.

First look inside Perth's Stadium Station

First look inside Perth's Stadium Station

Western Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

TRAIN passengers who will be attending events at the new Perth Stadium in Burswood have been given a first look at what the future Stadium...

Georgiou wins contract for $29.5m car park project at Edgewater Station in Perth's north

Georgiou wins contract for $29.5m car park project at Edgewater Station in Perth's north

Western Australia

Sunday, 5 July 2015

THE West Australian Government last week announced that construction company Georgiou has been awarded a contract to build a $29.5 million new car park at...

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

SA Government releases its response to Late Night Code review

South Australia

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE South Australian Government last week released its response to the review of the Late Night Code and announced changes to make it easier for...

Record numbers on Adelaide's public transport system in 2014-15

Record numbers on Adelaide's public transport system in 2014-15

South Australia

Monday, 3 August 2015

THE South Australian Government last week announced a significant increase in the number of passengers taking public transport in Adelaide, with an extra three million...

Two bidders shortlisted for Darlington Upgrade as part of Adelaide's North-South Corridor project

Two bidders shortlisted for Darlington Upgrade as part of Adelaide's North-South Corridor project

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

CONSTRUCTION of the Darlington Upgrade on the North South Corridor is a step closer after two bidders were last week shortlisted to tender for the...

IPA welcomes plans for heavy vehicle road charging in SA

IPA welcomes plans for heavy vehicle road charging in SA

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE national infrastructure sector has welcomed the proposal by South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill to trial road user charging for heavy vehicles in the state...

SA Government releases revised transport plan released with EastLINK tram to service old RAH site

SA Government releases revised transport plan released with EastLINK tram to service old RAH site

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE South Australian Government has announced that the redevelopment of the old Royal Adelaide Hospital site will be boosted by the extension of a tram...

SA Government seeks developers for 7ha RAH site in Adelaide's CBD

SA Government seeks developers for 7ha RAH site in Adelaide's CBD

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE South Australian Government last week said it is offering an unparalleled opportunity to transform Adelaide's CBD through the creation of a world class mixed-use...

New government architect for SA

New government architect for SA

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

INTERNATIONAL architect Kirsteen Mackay will bring her strong design expertise to the forefront of major projects in Adelaide and across South Australia following her appointment...

SA Government seeks proposals for the redevelopment of 40ha across Port Adelaide

SA Government seeks proposals for the redevelopment of 40ha across Port Adelaide

South Australia

Sunday, 12 July 2015

THE South Australian Government is seeking proposals for the redevelopment of 40 hectares of prime land across six key precincts in Port Adelaide, including 4.2...

$80 million Brickworks Marketplace development in Torrensville officially opens

$80 million Brickworks Marketplace development in Torrensville officially opens

South Australia

Monday, 29 June 2015

SOUTH Australian Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis last week officially opened the new $80 million Brickworks Marketplace development in Torrensville after more than three years of planning...

Consultation starts on single statewide planning scheme for Tasmania

Consultation starts on single statewide planning scheme for Tasmania

Tasmania

Sunday, 5 July 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it is making the state's planning system faster, fairer, simpler and cheaper through a single statewide planning scheme that...

Macquarie Point Masterplan officially launched by Tasmanian Government

Macquarie Point Masterplan officially launched by Tasmanian Government

Tasmania

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week said its plan to drive economic growth and create jobs has taken another step forward, following the official launch of...

Local government reform moves ahead in Tasmania

Local government reform moves ahead in Tasmania

Tasmania

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

TASMANIAN Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein last week reaffirmed the State Government's commitment to improving the efficiency and effectiveness of local government to...

Consultation begins for Hobart International Airport redevelopment

Consultation begins for Hobart International Airport redevelopment

Tasmania

Monday, 15 June 2015

CONSULTATION has started on a $100 million investment in the redevelopment of the Hobart International Airport, which involves upgrades to the airport terminal and an...

$500m Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan unveiled

$500m Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan unveiled

Tasmania

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

THE Australian and Tasmanian governments last week said they are delivering a safer and more efficient north-south passenger and freight corridor for Tasmania following the...

Australian Government approves Launceston Airport Master Plan

Australian Government approves Launceston Airport Master Plan

Tasmania

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

LAUNCESTON Airport's strategic direction for the next 20 years has been mapped out, following approval of the airport's 2015 Master Plan by the Australian Government.

Interim planning scheme for Hobart declared

Interim planning scheme for Hobart declared

Tasmania

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

TASMANIAN Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein last week declared the new Hobart Interim Planning Scheme 2015, which comes into effect on 20 May...

Tasmanian Government announces $60m Northern Cities Major Development Initiative

Tasmanian Government announces $60m Northern Cities Major Development Initiative

Tasmania

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

TASMANIAN Premier Will Hodgman last week announced the $60 million Northern Cities Major Development Initiative, which aims to turbocharge Northern Tasmania's economy.

Tasmanian Government releases Population Discussion Paper

Tasmanian Government releases Population Discussion Paper

Tasmania

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

TASMANIAN State Growth Minister Matthew Groom last week said the State Government is committed to increasing the state's population to 650,000 people by 2050 to...

ACT Government to hold second large-scale wind auction by end of the year

ACT Government to hold second large-scale wind auction by end of the year

ACT

Monday, 20 July 2015

THE ACT Government will continue its support for the renewable energy industry by holding a second large-scale wind auction by the end of this year...

30 submissions received in response to ACT Government's next-generation solar EOI process

30 submissions received in response to ACT Government's next-generation solar EOI process

ACT

Monday, 20 July 2015

ACT Minister for the Environment Simon Corbell last week said the Territory Government has received a tremendous response to its next-generation solar expression of interest...

Report shows light rail successful in low-density cities: ACT Government

Report shows light rail successful in low-density cities: ACT Government

ACT

Sunday, 5 July 2015

LIGHT rail increases public transport patronage, delivers benefits to landowners and creates flow-on effects in diversifying the economy, improving liveability and increasing sustainability in cities...

ACT Government calls for feedback on environmental impact statement for Capital Metro light rail project

ACT Government calls for feedback on environmental impact statement for Capital Metro light rail project

ACT

Monday, 29 June 2015

CANBERRANS are invited to have their say on the draft environmental impact statement for light rail, ACT Capital Metro Minister Simon Corbell announced last week.

Request for Proposal opens for Canberra's smart parking trial

Request for Proposal opens for Canberra's smart parking trial

ACT

Monday, 8 June 2015

THE ACT Government last week released a Request for Proposal (RFP) to industry for the smart parking trial, which will commence early 2016 and aims...

Exposure Draft of revised National Capital Plan released for community consultation

Exposure Draft of revised National Capital Plan released for community consultation

ACT

Monday, 8 June 2015

The Australian Government last week released the Exposure Draft of the revised National Capital Plan for community consultation, which aims to reduce duplication in detailed...

2015-16 Budget to help deliver a 'first-class public transport system': ACT Government

2015-16 Budget to help deliver a 'first-class public transport system': ACT Government

ACT

Monday, 1 June 2015

THE ACT Government last week said it has set out its commitment to investment, jobs, bolstering the ACT economy and providing a modern, first-class public...

Infrastructure audit confirms need for light rail: ACT Government

Infrastructure audit confirms need for light rail: ACT Government

ACT

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

A REPORT into traffic congestion in Canberra has confirmed the need for light rail between City and Gungahlin, according to ACT Capital Metro Minister Simon...

Canberra's Majura Parkway opens northbound from Fairbairn Avenue

Canberra's Majura Parkway opens northbound from Fairbairn Avenue

ACT

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

ACT Roads and Parking Minister Mick Gentleman and Senator for the Australian Capital Territory Zed Seselja last week officially opened the northbound section of Majura...

Building height limits removed for Darwin's CBD

Building height limits removed for Darwin's CBD

Northern Territory

Monday, 20 July 2015

NORTHERN Territory Lands and Planning Minister David Tollner last week amended the NT Planning Scheme by removing the blanket 90-metre limit on building heights in...

NT Government to review its housing supply and assistance programs

NT Government to review its housing supply and assistance programs

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

WITH rental prices coming down and house prices stabilising, the Northern Territory Government last week said it will review its suite of housing supply and...

Darwin Airport's $75m expansion project officially opened

Darwin Airport's $75m expansion project officially opened

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Tony Abbott and NT Chief Minister Adam Giles last week officially opened Darwin International Airport's $75 million expansion project, which includes an...

NT Government shortlists three developers for Berrimah Farm development

NT Government shortlists three developers for Berrimah Farm development

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 13 January 2015

AFTER receiving eight expressions of interest from local and international firms to develop approximately 168 hectares of the Berrimah Farm site in Darwin's east, the...

Australian and NT governments sign new bilateral agreement for environmental assessments

Australian and NT governments sign new bilateral agreement for environmental assessments

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

THE Australian and Northern Territory governments last week signed a new bilateral agreement for environmental assessments as part of the one-stop shop reforms that aim...

New ticketing system on buses starts this week in Darwin and Alice Springs

New ticketing system on buses starts this week in Darwin and Alice Springs

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

NEW flexible fares and reusable electronic Tap and Ride cards on the Darwin and Alice Springs bus network will deliver a better travel experience for...

New railway station, hotel envisioned for Alice Springs

New railway station, hotel envisioned for Alice Springs

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

THE Northern Territory Government will soon call for expressions of interest from the private sector for the development of a prime block of commercial land...

NT Chief Minister meets with new Construction and Development Advisory Council

NT Chief Minister meets with new Construction and Development Advisory Council

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

NORTHERN Territory Chief Minister Adam Giles last week met with the new Construction and Development Advisory Council, which was established by the government to consider...

Plans unveiled for 18-storey mixed-use development on Palmerston 'superblock' site

Plans unveiled for 18-storey mixed-use development on Palmerston 'superblock' site

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

THE Northern Territory Government this week announced plans for an 18-storey mixed-use development for the Palmerston 'superblock' site, following an expression of interest process that...

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