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Newcastle's driverless shuttle about to start trial

10 July, 2019

Newcastle is one step closer to a brave new world of automated transport with the unveiling of the city's new driverless shuttle bus.


Connected vehicles go on-road in new test

26 June, 2019

On-road connected and automated vehicle technology trials will soon begin in Victoria as part of the government's plan to improve road safety.


Managing government IT projects for success

11 June, 2019

Innovative funding and shared-value models will help government deliver for the people, says Roger Rooney, the ACT's smart parking Senior Project Manager.


Australian govts preparing for future of transport

19 February, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

All levels of Australian government are working to help usher in game-changing transport technologies, including autonomous and electric vehicles.


Automated mass transit inquiry launches

13 November, 2018

A new inquiry into automated mass transit has been launched by the House of Representatives Infrastructure, Transport and Cities Committee.


Driverless public transport coming to Newcastle

09 November, 2018

An autonomous public transport vehicle will be trialled by the City of Newcastle in 2019.


Newcastle holds series of smart city events

24 October, 2018

A series of smart city engagement activities will be held around Newcastle for innovators and entrepreneurs.


Future transport office created by govt

05 October, 2018

In order to prepare for the pending arrival of automated vehicles, the federal government will establish an Office of Future Transport Technologies.


Metro Trains deploys aerial thermal imaging cameras

24 September, 2018

Thermal imaging cameras are being used along Melbourne's rail network in order to improve safety and service for passengers.


MaaS to replace 2.3bn car journeys by 2023

05 September, 2018

MaaS platforms are expected to replace over 2.3 billion urban car journeys each year by 2023, according to a new study from Juniper Research.


Sydney to adopt intelligent transport management

29 August, 2018

A new intelligent transport system that will provide customers with real-time information is being developed in Sydney.


Free Wi-Fi trial on Transperth services

27 August, 2018

A trial is underway to provide free Wi-Fi on Transperth public transport services in WA.


Qld supports electric vehicles with funding grants

03 August, 2018

The Queensland Government will provide funding to support further development of its electric super highway.


Tasmania launches Smarter Fleets initiatives

25 July, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Tasmanian Government has launched initiatives aimed at reducing emissions from council heavy vehicles and encouraging councils to adopt electric vehicles.


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