Ministerial News

Roads, Maritime & Freight Delivering A Stronger More Affordable NSW

NSW Budget 2018 is delivering safer roads and easing cost of living pressures across the State by sealing country roads in Tibooburra, investing in the Coffs Harbour Bypass, slashing registration costs for caravanners and providing Toll Relief for drivers. The NSW...

NSW Budget 2018: More Than $2.6 Billion For Western Sydney Roads

More than $2.6 billion over the next four years will be allocated for road projects across Western and South West Sydney, including $100 million for upgrading Henry Lawson Drive. The multi-billion dollar allocation has been set aside for work associated with key...

NSW Budget: Every NSW Highway To Be Sealed

In a landmark budget announcement the Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro and Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey today announced that every major highway in NSW will now be sealed after an additional $40 million to seal the...

Central West Freight & Rail Customers In The Loop

Increased freight capacity and more reliable journeys for Central West rail customers are on track with work starting on two new passing loops in the state’s Central West. Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said the NSW Government is investing...

Budget Boost To Accelerate Barton Highway Works

A safer, more efficient Barton Highway is closer to reality with the Australian Government committing $100 million in the 2018-19 Budget to this important corridor linking regional NSW and the ACT. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport...

NSW Budget: F6 Extension To Slash Travel Times For South Sydney

 L to R: Melanie Gibbons, Member for Holsworthy; Eleni Petinos, Member for Miranda; Melinda Pavey, Minister for Roads, Maritime & Freight; Mark Core, Member for Oatley; Premier Gladys Berejiklian; Andrew Constance, Minister for Transport and Infrastructure; Lee Evans,...

NSW Budget 2018: A Record Boost To Deliver Safer Roads

Life-saving wire rope barriers, audio tactile line markings and more highway patrol officers in regional areas are just a handful of initiatives being delivered as part of a record road safety package. The NSW Liberals and Nationals today announced a boost of $600...

NSW Budget 2018: Caravan Rego Slashed

Grey nomads, families and adventurers will benefit from a 40 per cent reduction in registering their caravans and camper trailers, following the NSW Government’s decision to ease travel costs for caravanners. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet and Minister for Roads,...

NSW Budget 2018: Congestion Circuit Breaker For Southern Sydney

Faster and safer journeys are on the way for motorists who use Heathcote Road with a $173 million funding package for the key southern Sydney route. The budget investment will improve safety and traffic flow on Heathcote Road including widening the existing bridge...