Competition in Sydney's ride-sharing and taxi market will step up a gear in the lead up to the Christmas holiday period with Taxify launching services here on Tuesday.
Matt O'Sullivan is the Transport Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald.
Transurban expects the widening of Melbourne's CityLink toll road to be completed in late October, allowing motorists to use the extra lanes three months earlier than planned.
An investigation has been launched into an air-traffic control outage at Sydney Airport that caused major disruptions for thousands of passengers after more than 340 flights were delayed or cancelled.
A surge of more than 9 per cent in toll revenue from Sydney motorists has helped deliver bumper annual profits for Australia's largest toll road operator, Transurban.
Macquarie Group's proposal to build two towers above new train station at Martin Place has been lambasted.
A fourth terminal at Sydney Airport for international travellers that links to the existing domestic terminals are part of plans to handle strong passenger growth and a competing airport at Badgerys Creek in the city's west.
A Jetstar plane started taxiing to the runway with a ground worker still attached to the A320.
Sydney Airport has turned down the opportunity to build and operate the new airport at Badgeys Creek because of the "considerable risks" its investors would bear for decades.
The Turnbull government has given its strongest signal yet that it is preparing to go it alone in the $6 billion-plus project.
Sydney Airport's long-time chief executive Kerrie Mather has revealed her plans to relinquish the reins just weeks ahead of a crucial decision about whether to build and operate a new airport in western Sydney.