Topic: Roads

Motorists Urged To Be Vigilant This Riding Season

Victorian drivers and motorcycle riders are being reminded to look out for each other on the roads, with rider numbers set to increase over summer. So far this year, 36 motorcycle riders have lost their lives Victorian roads, compared with 38 deaths for all of 2018 and 29 at the same time last year. Minister […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

Tragic Milestone Reminds Victorians To Take Care On Our Roads

More people have already lost their lives on Victoria’s roads this year than for the entirety of 2018 – a tragic reminder for all of us to take care on our roads. On Friday the number of lives lost on our roads reached 214, surpassing the number of lives lost in 2018. These are not […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

Geelong Artist’s Design Chosen For Road Trauma Memorial

A Geelong region artist has been selected to design and create a permanent memorial to remember people who have lost their lives on Victorian roads. Ocean Grove’s Don Walters’ concept ‘Solace’ was chosen from a pool of high-quality submissions to create the public memorial, which will be located in Geelong. The memorial will have a […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC

New Survey Asks Victorians To Share Thoughts On Road Safety

The lived-experience of Victorians will be front and centre as planning ramps up for the state’s next road safety strategy. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and TAC Jaala Pulford has launched Victoria’s Next Road Safety Strategy Survey which will help the Labor Government further understand how Victorians use and view the state’s road network, and […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

Keeping Kids Safe As They Return To School

With the Spring school holidays coming to an end and students heading back to school, Victorians are asked to make safe driving their number-one priority. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford said that when drivers get behind the wheel, they need to put the phone down and keep their eyes on […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Resources, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC

Bellarine Regional Road Maintenance Blitz To Begin

The Andrews Labor Government’s massive road maintenance blitz is getting underway throughout the Bellarine to give drivers safer, smoother and stronger roads. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced $91.9 million was being invested into rebuilding, resurfacing and repairing around 370 kilometres of roads across south western Victoria as part of the Labor Government’s road […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Massive Maintenance Blitz For Victorian Roads

The Andrews Labor Government has announced more than $870 million to improve the hundreds of freeways, arterial and country roads that Victorians rely on every day. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford to launch the massive road maintenance blitz, which includes $653.5 million to rebuild and resurface roads across the state […]

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Central Victoria Road Maintenance Blitz To Begin

The Andrews Labor Government’s massive road maintenance blitz is getting underway throughout central Victoria to give drivers safer, smoother and stronger roads. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced $57.2 million was being invested into rebuilding, resurfacing and repairing around 268 kilometres of roads across the region as part of the Labor Government’s road maintenance […]

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South West Road Maintenance Blitz To Begin

The Andrews Labor Government’s massive road maintenance blitz is getting underway throughout the south west to give drivers safer, smoother and stronger roads. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced $91.9 million was being invested into rebuilding, resurfacing and repairing around 370 kilometres of roads across the region as part of the Labor Government’s road […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Ballarat Area Regional Road Maintenance Blitz To Begin

The Andrews Labor Government’s massive road maintenance blitz is getting underway across the Ballarat region to give drivers safer, smoother and stronger roads. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced $58.9 million was being invested into rebuilding, resurfacing and repairing around 378 kilometres of roads across Western Victoria as part of the Labor Government’s road […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads, Western Victoria Region