Growing Melbourne suburbs targeted by $2.2 billion roads upgrade

Growing Melbourne suburbs targeted by $2.2 billion roads upgrade

Updated April 29, 2018 10:27:04 Photo: Mr Donnellan said it was about addressing the growth pressures in the north and south-east. (ABC News: Chris Sonesson) Related Story: A tale of three cities: Populations soar in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane Thirteen major arterial roads in Melbourne’s growing north and south-east will …

Remote fire brigade unable to fight house fires without upgrade, volunteers say

Remote fire brigade unable to fight house fires without upgrade, volunteers say

Posted April 12, 2018 07:10:10 Photo: Volunteer firefighters Wade Bloffwitch and Stacey Petterson walk past the brigade’s only tanker. (ABC News: Tom Joyner) Related Story: Aboriginal community trains to respond to remote emergencies Related Story: Women on the frontline — rise of the female firefighters The volunteer-run fire brigade in …

Victoria secures $1.7 billion regional railway upgrade under deal with Federal Government

Victoria secures $1.7 billion regional railway upgrade under deal with Federal Government

Updated March 16, 2018 13:00:02 Photo: The State Government’s plan will see every regional passenger line upgraded. (AAP: Joe Castro) Victoria’s regional rail network will soon get a $1.7 billion overhaul after an agreement with the Federal Government. Victoria has become the first state to sign up to the Inland …

Batchelor’s Bridge exposed as water drops during Kangaroo Creek Reservoir upgrade

Batchelor’s Bridge exposed as water drops during Kangaroo Creek Reservoir upgrade

Posted March 23, 2018 15:45:56 Photo: An aerial view of the bridge after the reservoir was drained for an upgrade of the dam wall. (ABC Radio Adelaide: Spence Denny) An upgrade of Kangaroo Creek Reservoir in the Adelaide Hills has offered a rare glimpse into the past — a bridge …