Budget 2021: Morrison government reveals $10 billion national infrastructure spend

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated May 9 2021 - 12:37pm, first published 12:30pm
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Roads and rail are the nation-building focus of a more than $10 billion new national infrastructure spend being announced by the federal government on Monday, a day ahead of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg's second "pandemic budget" federal budget.


Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au