Nationals secure final $220 million for Murray Basin Rail Project

The Murray Basin Rail Project – a critical project proudly driven by Victoria’s National Party – passed another milestone this week with official signoff of the Federal Government’s $220 million contribution. Federal Infrastructure Minister and The Nationals Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester this week approved the Commonwealth’s $220 million contribution which will secure the…

ANDREWS RIPS OFF REGIONAL VICTORIANS

Daniel Andrews is ripping off regional Victoria to prop up projects in Melbourne, Shadow Minister for Regional Development Damian Drum said today. Mr Drum said the Andrews Labor Government’s Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Fund contained no additional money for regional Victoria. He said it was a grab-bag of regional projects that should have been covered…

Extra trains on Traralgon and Bairnsdale lines and track duplication between Bunyip and Longwarry

$178.1 million to improve Victoria’s long distance V/Line train frequencies Extra weekday and weekend trains on the Traralgon and Bairnsdale lines 79 extra long-distance V/Line weekly trips around Victoria A re-elected Victorian Coalition Government will give the biggest boost to Gippsland’s trains in 60 years with new train trips to be added to timetables on…