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'Sounds like a bargain': Elon Musk quotes to build tunnel through Blue Mountains

'Sounds like a bargain': Elon Musk quotes to build tunnel through Blue Mountains

Elon Musk has responded to a radical plan by a NSW MP to build a tunnel through the Blue Mountains.

  • by Ben Weir

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Morning Update: Thursday January 17

Morning Update: Thursday January 17

WestConnex causing cracks, Alex de Minaur is through to the third round of the Australian Open, and Tony Abbott slapped down over his Brexit claim.

  • by Ben Weir
Lime scooter rider busted for allegedly riding drunk, running red light

Lime scooter rider busted for allegedly riding drunk, running red light

The man is accused of riding drunk on the road with a blood alcohol concentration 3.5 times the legal limit.

  • by Lydia Lynch
Dig this: Bella the 4000-tonne boring machine has arrived in Melbourne
James Merlino

Dig this: Bella the 4000-tonne boring machine has arrived in Melbourne

The first of the two huge machines that will excavate the West Gate Tunnel, Bella now has to be pieced together.

  • by Craig Butt
Traffic on Kwinana Freeway affected as WA gets its first smart freeway
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Traffic on Kwinana Freeway affected as WA gets its first smart freeway

The new smart freeway will save up to 10 minutes for drivers travelling northbound from Roe Highway to the city, according to Transport Minister Rita Saffioti.

  • by Dakshayani Shankar
$300m upgrade for western Sydney road bottlenecks as election looms
Gladys Berejiklian

$300m upgrade for western Sydney road bottlenecks as election looms

One of the roads earmarked for an upgrade is regarded as western Sydney's No.1 road priority.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
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Sydney and Melbourne playing catch-up with transport infrastructure
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Opinion

Sydney and Melbourne playing catch-up with transport infrastructure

Sydney and Melbourne will need to maintain their infrastructure investment at a cracking pace to retain their standard of living and remain globally competitive.

  • by Robert Nicholson
Drivers demand reminders for car rego as NSW rakes in $240m in fines
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Drivers demand reminders for car rego as NSW rakes in $240m in fines

Fines for driving unregistered are up more than 64,000 per year since the removal of rego stickers. Motorists blame the government for not sending reminders.

  • by Nigel Gladstone
Tools down on Punt Rd as summer of sport takes priority over roadworks

Tools down on Punt Rd as summer of sport takes priority over roadworks

Roadworks on a notoriously busy Richmond intersection will be stopped over the summer in a bid to avoid the traffic gridlock that dogged cricket and tennis fans last year.

  • by Sumeyya Ilanbey
WestConnex toll road project panned for lack of transparency
WestConnex

WestConnex toll road project panned for lack of transparency

Much of the criticism of WestConnex has centred on the public’s inability to properly scrutinise the $16.8 billion project.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
Andrews urges Morrison to open 'locked box' of infrastructure funding

Andrews urges Morrison to open 'locked box' of infrastructure funding

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has written to the Prime Minister and asked him to stump up for infrastructure funding ahead of this week's COAG meeting.

  • by Miki Perkins