Category: Minister for Roads

Victoria Takes Action Against Offensive Wicked Campers

The Andrews Labor Government will introduce new laws to ban vehicles displaying offensive images or slogans from travelling on Victorian roads. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford announced the new laws at a meeting with other Australian Transport Ministers today in Adelaide today. The new legislation will be presented to Parliament later this […]

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Boosting Safety When Entering Western Victorian Towns

People walking, riding and driving into towns across Western Victoria will be safer with improvements rolling out at town entrances thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford said that ‘gateway improvements’ including eye-catching signage and unique road markings were being installed at town entrances as part of an […]

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Boosting Safety On Ballarat Road

The Andrews Labor Government is taking immediate action to boost safety on Ballarat Road in Albion and Ardeer. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced a package of immediate work the Labor Government will undertake to make Ballarat Road safer between Deer Park and Sunshine. The works include a new, […]

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Safety Boost For High-Risk Intersections In Northern Victoria

Forty-five of northern Victoria’s highest-risk intersections will be made safer as part of the first of round of a state-wide blitz targeting rural and regional Victoria’s most dangerous intersections thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford announced that intersections will be improved across […]

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Locals To Have Say On Road Safety At Shepparton Forum

Residents from north-eastern Victoria will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum in Shepparton. It has been a devastating year on Victoria’s roads with over a 50% increase in deaths on our roads to date with the majority of these deaths occurring on regional […]

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Locals To Have Say On Road Safety At Marysville Forum

Residents from Marysville and surrounding towns in the Yarra Valley will share their ideas on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum. It has been a devastating year on Victoria’s roads with over a 50 per cent increase in deaths on our roads to date with the majority occurring on […]

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Footy And Netball Clubs Show Support For Road Safety

Football and netball clubs throughout Ballarat will join clubs from across Victoria to show their support for road safety in the inaugural Towards Zero round next month. Football captains will wear a zero on their jumpers while netballers and junior players don Towards Zero socks as part of the round, supporting the Andrew’s Labor Government’s […]

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New Focus To Tackle The Road Toll

The Andrews Labor Government will establish a dedicated office of road safety to focus the state’s efforts on tackling Victoria’s road toll. Road Safety Victoria will merge the road safety functions of VicRoads and the Department of Transport and centralise the work previously undertaken by these agencies. Road Safety Victoria will work closely with all […]

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Final Touches On First Round Of Upgrades To Halls Gap

Residents and visitors to the iconic Halls Gap will soon have a better and safer experience with upgrades to the Halls Gap Village Centre and School Road nearing completion. Minister for Roads and Member for Western Victoria Jaala Pulford today joined members of the Northern Grampians Shire Council to inspect the works, as Stage One […]

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Crossing Works To Get Ararat Students To School Safely

Hundreds of Ararat schoolkids will have a safer journey to and from school with upgrades to pedestrian crossings on the city’s busy Barkly Street thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. A new painted median and dedicated pedestrian crossing points will provide a safer path for hundreds of students heading to and from Marian College and […]

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