Media Releases
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.

Victorian budget sets the pace for the nation
1 May 2018

The Victorian Budget has set the pace for the nation, providing $40 billion of firm infrastructure funding built off the back of prudent financial management and the windfall proceeds of Victoria’s continued asset recycling programme, says peak body Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

IPA calls for an Independent freight body to arrest competitive decline in 170bn industry
25 April 2018

A new major report by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia calls on the Federal Government to establish an independent, world-leading freight body called Freight Performance Australia to arrest the decline in Australia’s trade competitiveness.

Infrastructure industry welcomes Canberra’s Victorian rail focus – look forward to details in Federal budget
12 April 2018

The national infrastructure sector welcomes today’s announcement from the Commonwealth Government that it will inject $5 billion into a rail link to Melbourne Airport, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

An open letter to the Victorian Upper House
20 February 2018

For Victoria’s sake, the Parliament must not stop the West Gate Tunnel Project.

Using parliamentary processes to overturn planning decisions, for political reasons, would be irresponsible – and we all know from East West’s cancellation that it would negatively impact Victoria’s economy.