We can’t build our way out of traffic congestion
Almost all new highway and road widening projects are ‘sold’ to the public as a means of reducing, or ‘busting’, traffic congestion. In reality, new or...
Engineers Slam Victorian Transport Department
Engineers in Victoria’s public service have slammed the state’s transport department, claiming that a merger of VicRoads into the Department of Transport last year has been...
Opportunities for low emissions technology
THE PATH AHEAD FOR LOW EMISSIONS TECHNOLOGY
We Won’t Sacrifice our Cars.
“Posh people won’t change. They’ve got too much skin in the game. They don’t understand that you have to sacrifice”.
Billions wasted on infrastructure: report
Poor management by Australian governments has seen billions of dollar wasted on infrastructure over the past decade, and a new report warns another $5 billion is...
Is Connection the Opposite of Car Addiction?
Australians, New Zealanders, Americans and the British love their cars.
Australia Must Prepare for a Transport Revolution
“Cleaner cars and transport aren’t just good for the environment – they are cheaper to run”.
Want More People to Ride? First, Let’s Understand the Process of Change.
Almost every Government and Council has a vision, or plan, to get more people cycling for transport and leisure.
Government Plan Off the Rails: Labor
Labor says Australia needs "genuine" high-speed rail project to link big cities with regional centres.
Melbourne Airport Rail Link Inches Closer
A long-awaited rail link to Melbourne airport edging closer to reality, with the prime minister and Victorian premier pledging a combined $10 billion in funding.
Driverless Bus Ready for Public Trial
Visitors at Sydney's Olympic Park will get a taste of future travel with the state's first public trial of a driverless shuttle bus.
Melbourne Airport Proposes $15b Rail Link
High-speed trains would get travellers from Melbourne's CBD to the airport in just 20 minutes through a seven kilometre subway under a proposal backed by a...
Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6b Roads Sweetener
Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6 billion road and rail election sweeteners have been revealed in a leaked list.
Vic Govt Pledges Underground Rail Loop
Victorians will have to wait decades to see the fruits of Labor's $50 billion election pledge for an underground rail loop.
Vic Govt Told to Cough up for Princes Hwy
Commonwealth funds committed to the final stage of the Princes Highway duplication are a "far cry" from what's actually needed to finish the job, the Victorian...
SA Govt Committed to Right-hand Tram Turn
The South Australian government remains committed to adding a right-hand turn to a controversial new tram line at a major Adelaide intersection despite growing concerns over...
More Delays for Adelaide Tram Extension
Adelaide's problem-plagued North Terrace tram extension has hit another delay after signalling issues were identified and driver training suspended.