Media Releases
SA has a new $1 billion bungle, as ORAH follows NRAH
19 September 2017

Today’s announcement that the South Australian Government will scrap the redevelopment of the old Royal Adelaide Hospital and ‘go it alone’ is the next in a litany of major project failures, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Respected Kerry Schott to Fix Australia’s Energy Problems
8 August 2017

The appointment of Dr Kerry Schott AO to Chair the Energy Security Board has been welcomed by the
national infrastructure sector today.

Queenslanders ‘Not Scared’ of Asset Recylcing – Terrified of Bad Infrastructure, Higher Taxes and Debt
7 August 2017

A poll of 1,000 Queensland voters released by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and Infrastructure Association of Queensland today shows that Queensland voters support asset recycling over any other infrastructure funding option.

Industry Welcomes Brisbane Airport CEO Julieanne Alroe as New Infrastructure Australia Chair – Farewells & Thanks Mark Birrell
4 August 2017

The national infrastructure sector welcomed the appointment of Brisbane Airport CEO Julieanne Alroe, who was announced as the replacement for retiring Chairman Mark Birrell today.

Sydney Needs Stacks of Motorways & Metros
18 July 2017

The Western Harbour Tunnel and Beaches Link motorways are fundamental to Sydney’s transport and logical next steps, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

NSW Budget Leads Australia, World on Infrastructure
20 June 2017

The NSW Budget lifts infrastructure funding to the highest-ever levels, shows analysis by released today (attached on page two of this release).

Queensland Budget: Commits to ‘Fully Fund’ Cross River Rail – Lifts Infrastructure Funding
13 June 2017

The Queensland Government deserves credit for finding the money for the Cross River Rail project - and for lifting general infrastructure funding - shown in the attached graph - said Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Infrastructure Grows for First Time in Years, Thanks to New South Wales and Victoria: Latest Figures
8 June 2017

Record infrastructure programmes in NSW and Victoria have now reversed five years of decline in infrastructure construction, says the latest Australian Infrastructure Metric from Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and BIS Oxford Economics.

Infrastructure Australia Unequivocal: Outsourcing Passenger Transport Brings Down Costs, Brings Up Quality
26 May 2017

As governments around the country look for ways to fund infrastructure, Infrastructure Australia has today provided the blueprint for better public transport at better value to taxpayers, said Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Federal Government ‘Dead Wrong’ on Limited Merits Review – Should Develop a National Energy Policy
25 May 2017

Today’s decision by the Federal Court to uphold the findings of the Australian Competition Tribunal shows precisely why the merits review is needed said .

Competition in NSW Bus Services Good for Commuters
15 May 2017

The announcement that NSW will move to competitively tender the STA monopoly over bus services in Sydney’s inner west region 6 is a win for commuters and taxpayers, said Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

NSW Confirms WestConnex Stage Three, Sydney Motorways Sale
12 May 2017

The confirmation of the sale process and timeline for the Sydney Motorway Corporation will free up state government funding for more rail, road and transport infrastructure, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.