Category: Minister for Roads

Another Massive Regional Road Maintenance Blitz To Begin

Regional Victorians will start to see roadwork crews out in force in the coming weeks as the next regional road maintenance blitz gets underway to give drivers safer, smoother and stronger roads. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford said crews were gearing up to deliver thousands of maintenance jobs across the state during […]

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Tigers Fans Roar From The ‘G To The Road

Tigers fans can now proudly parade their AFL Grand Final win down Punt Road with brand new 2019 AFL Premiership Custom Plates following the Tigers spectacular win over the GWS Giants. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford said special edition 2019 AFL Premiership plates are now available to purchase online for Richmond fans to show their […]

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Make Road Safety The Winner This Grand Final Long Weekend

Victorians hitting the road over the AFL grand final long weekend are being urged to leave the thrills and spills to the footballers. Following a horror weekend on the roads with four people killed in country Victoria Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today reminded Victorians heading away for the long […]

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Safety Boost For High-Risk Intersections In Mildura

Three of Mildura’s highest-risk intersections will be made safer as part of the first round of a state-wide blitz targeting rural and regional Victoria’s most dangerous intersections thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford said the upgrades are being rolled out under a $25 million program […]

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Community To Have Their Say On Road Safety In Mildura

Residents from Mildura and the surrounding region will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum. It has been a devastating year to date on Victoria’s roads, with 202 deaths, compared with 147 at the same time last year. The majority of fatalities are happening […]

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Safety Boost Complete For Western Freeway Drivers

People driving between the Western Ring Road and Ballarat will now have a safer journey with the completion of a package of safety upgrades along the Western Freeway. The final safety upgrades between Bacchus Marsh and Leigh Creek are now complete and are part of around 230 kilometres of flexible safety barrier installed on the […]

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Australia-First Road Safety Technology Trial Gets Green Light

The Andrews Labor Government is making Victorian roads safer with a trial of Australia-first technology at one of Melbourne’s high-crash intersections. Minister for Roads, Roads Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced new connected and automated vehicle technology will be fitted at the intersection of Williamstown Road and Somerville Road in Yarraville. One third […]

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Tigers Fans Show Their True Colours With Custom Plates

Tigers fans will be proudly barracking from their bumper bar this September with Richmond topping the ladder for the highest number of AFL themed Custom Plates sold. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford said nearly 900 AFL fans purchased number plates with their club logo and colours last year under the Andrews Labor Government’s Custom Plates […]

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Locals Have Their Say On Road Safety At Portland Forum

Residents from Portland and surrounding towns in Western Victoria will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum. It has been a devastating year to date on Victoria’s roads, with 185 deaths, compared with 124 at the same time last year – an increase of […]

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Gippsland Trail Blazes In Motorbike Safety

Trail bike riders will see a significant boost to their safety with a new pilot project for riders using the popular Neerim State Forest in Gippsland thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced $2.8 million from the Motorcycle Safety Levy to improve the safety […]

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