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Boosting Safety At City Road

The Andrews Labor Government will start work within days to deliver a safety solution for all road users at the intersection of City Road and Power Street in Southbank.

Further Road Safety Boost For Thompsons Road

25 May 2021 The Andrews Labor Government has delivered new flexible safety barriers, creating a more reliable journey for thousands of drivers travelling along a major road in Melbourne’s south east. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Ben Carroll said works to install life-saving barriers..

Taking Action To Drive Down Road Trauma

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to ensure less families experience the heartbreak of road trauma, investing in the state’s first Road Safety Action Plan so more Victorians make it home safely every day.

Road Maintenance Season Goes Above And Beyond

The Andrews Labor Government‘s latest road maintenance blitz has gone above and beyond, with more roads upgraded across regional Victoria than planned, supporting local jobs.

Brand-New Trains To Improve Travel And Back Victorian Jobs

The Andrews Labor Government will deliver a new fleet of more accessible, reliable and energy efficient trains built locally to create a better public transport network and support jobs in Victoria’s world-class manufacturing sector.

Fatigue Test Trial A Wake-Up Call To Drowsy Drivers

Victorians are being urged to think twice before getting behind the wheel when drowsy, or take a break if they feel tired on the roads, with drivers travelling on just three hours’ sleep ten times more likely to be involved in a crash.  

New Bio-Wash Facility For Bendigo

Train passengers in regional Victoria are set to benefit with construction beginning on a new bio-wash facility at the Bendigo Station precinct which will ensure more reliable services across the regional rail network.

New Online Learners’ Test Rolling Out Statewide

Thousands more young Victorians can now take their learner permit tests without waiting for an appointment date or travelling to a VicRoads Service Centre, as the roll-out of the Andrews Labor Government’s new online test scales up.

Delivering Safer Roads Across Northern Victoria

Thousands of Northern Victorian road users now have a safer and more reliable journey thanks to vital maintenance works as part of the Andrews Labor Government's annual road maintenance blitz.

Delivering A Safer Sturt Street For Ballarat

Drivers, cyclists, and pedestrians now have a safer journey through the heart of Ballarat thanks to an Andrews Labor Government investment to improve safety and accessibility in the city's CBD.

Getting Lydiard Street Back Open Again

The Lydiard Street rail crossing in Ballarat will be upgraded and reopened following detailed development design that will ensure the safety and reliability of the crossing. 

Hundreds Walk To Support Road Safety

Hundreds of Victorians have gathered at Albert Park Lake today to remember Victorians who have lost their lives on our roads, and support people impacted by road trauma.

Climate Plan To Cut Emissions And Create Jobs

The Andrews Labor Government has today unveiled its ambitious Climate Change Strategy and interim targets, positioning Victoria as a leader in tackling climate change – and creating new jobs and industries of the future.

Driving Towards A Zero Emissions Vehicle Future

The Andrews Labor Government will introduce a $3,000 subsidy for new Zero Emissions Vehicles (ZEV) as a part of our comprehensive plan to meet our target of net zero emissions by 2050 and support new jobs.