Oct 19, 2016

Questions without notice – Infrastructure

Mr ALBANESE (Grayndler) (14:43): My question is also to the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport. I refer to the gap between the government’s infrastructure rhetoric and its action. In the 2014 budget the government promised to invest over $8 billion on transport infrastructure in the 2015-16 financial year. Is the final outcome for this investment not $8 billion, but $5.5 billion? Was this cut of more than 30 per cent achieved by cutting the Pacific Highway, the Bruce Highway, Gateway North, South Road, black spots, heavy vehicles— (Time expired)