Media Releases
$5bn welcome contribution to make MARL a reality
23 July 2018

The infrastructure sector has welcomed the Andrews Government’s $5bn commitment to build the Melbourne Airport Rail Link.

Queensland can’t keep rejecting reality on asset recycling
12 July 2018

Queensland’s major political parties are rejecting reality by ruling out the Australian Competition and
Consumer Commission’s proposal to split and sell state-owned power generations to cut electricity prices.

Bipartisan support for North East Link and West Gate Tunnel welcome
28 June 2018

Industry think tank, Infrastructure Partnerships Australia welcomes the announcement from Victorian Opposition Leader, Matthew Guy that a Liberal Nationals Coalition will support the continued development of the North East Link and West Gate Tunnel, alongside a recommitment to the East West Link.

IA progress report shows a promising start, but still much more to do on infrastructure reform
25 June 2018

Today’s Prioritising Reform: Progress on the 2016 Australian Infrastructure Plan report released by Infrastructure Australia today shows that progress is being made, but there is still much more to do to deliver modern services for a growing Australia.

Asset recycling, the gift that keeps on giving
19 June 2018

The NSW Government has spent big on infrastructure in their 2018-19 Budget, with over $87 billion in funding off the back of prudent budget management and continued windfall gains from asset recycling, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Trad turns trend on infrastructure funding
12 June 2018

The 2018-19 Queensland Budget has delivered a welcome focus on infrastructure, with Treasurer Jackie Trad turning around the trend decline in infrastructure funding with more than $29 billion dedicated to road, rail, school, and hospital projects over the next four years, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

IPA’s Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer, AFR Infrastructure Summit Speech
5 June 2018

IPA's Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer, speech from the Australian Financial Review - Infrastructure Summit. 

Victoria’s Ravenhall Prison Project named Australia’s Best Infrastructure Project
24 May 2018

Victoria’s $670 million Ravenhall Prison Project has been named as Australia’s best infrastructure project at Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s National Infrastructure Awards, in Melbourne tonight.

Ports NSW Chief Executive Marika Calfas wins Women’s Achievement in Infrastructure Award for 2018
24 May 2018

Ports NSW Chief Executive Marika Calfas has been recognised for her leadership in the infrastructure sector at the prestigious National Infrastructure Awards, convened by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia in Melbourne tonight.

2018 National Infrastructure Award Finalists & Winners
24 May 2018

The winners and finalists for each category in the 2018 National Infrastructure Awards.

2018 Annual Infrastructure Oration by Peter Harris AO
24 May 2018

The Productivity Commission’s Chairman Peter Harris has called on the Federal Government to advance reform on road user charging at Infrastructure Partnerships Australia 2018 Annual Infrastructure Oration and National Infrastructure Awards, insisting that a focus on the public interest is essential.

Feds warm infrastructure narrative has not been met by cold hard cash
8 May 2018

Tonight’s Federal Budget sees infrastructure funding reduced by $2 billion over the forward estimates, meaning less cash for projects and more congestion for commuters.