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Red light speed cameras set for Queensland crash hot spots

Red light speed cameras set for Queensland crash hot spots

The intersections that will receive the new cameras are based on the number and severity of speed- and red light-related crashes at the locations.

  • by Jocelyn Garcia

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Major infrastructure project springs a leak
Traffic

Major infrastructure project springs a leak

A leak has sprung in the Forrestfield-airport link tunnel causing a sinkhole on Dundas Road.

'Rangey McRange Face' among suggestions for new Queensland road
Mark Bailey

'Rangey McRange Face' among suggestions for new Queensland road

Minister says the more frivolous names submitted for major piece of Queensland infrastructure did not have the support of the mayor.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
North-East Link: Superhighway through Melbourne's east

North-East Link: Superhighway through Melbourne's east

Plans have been released of the state government's $15.8 North East Link show monster section of Eastern Freeway.

  • by Noel Towell
Weather, road sealing to blame for Queensland tar trap: Report

Weather, road sealing to blame for Queensland tar trap: Report

More than 60 motorists were affected by the incident, with many needing to get their tyres replaced after bitumen lifted on the road.

  • by Christine Flatley
Young people consider phone use while driving normal, research shows
University Of Canberra

Young people consider phone use while driving normal, research shows

More than a fifth of young Canberra region drivers surveyed had used their phone to access social media while they were behind the wheel.

  • by Elliot Williams
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'No magic in 40km': Lobby groups say new road rule could prove deadly
Roads

'No magic in 40km': Lobby groups say new road rule could prove deadly

A new road rule 'effectively swaps the safety of emergency workers for the safety of ordinary motorists,' one lobbyist says.

  • by Cassandra Morgan
The new road rule that could cost you $448
Road safety

The new road rule that could cost you $448

From Saturday, if you see flashing lights, you'd best prepare to slow down to 40km/h, regardless of the speed limit. 

  • by Jenny Noyes
Transurban promises payback for $4.6b WestConnex equity raising
Transurban

Transurban promises payback for $4.6b WestConnex equity raising

Transurban boss Scott Charlton has assured shareholders their capital will be paid back.

  • by Patrick Hatch
ACCC slams states for accepting developer-led toll road proposals
Transurban

ACCC slams states for accepting developer-led toll road proposals

The regulator has put the states on notice about 'unsolicited proposals' for toll road projects as they lead to higher costs for taxpayers and motorists.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
Man walks 90 kilometres to get to work
Travel

Man walks 90 kilometres to get to work

Think your commute is an ordeal? Meet Dr Miles. He just walked the 90km to his workplace, eating only what he could find on the side of the road. All in the name of adventure.

  • by Joe Hinchliffe