Notice of AGM

  Notice of Annual General Meeting  NOTICE is hereby given that the Australian Rural Road Group Inc. Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday 17 June 2012, in the Swan Room, National Convention Centre, Canberra commencing at 3.30pm.  In accordance with the Associations Incorporation Act 2009 the business of an Annual General Meeting is to include the following: (a) to confirm the minutes of the last AGM and of any special general meeting held since that meeting (b) receive from the committee reports on the activities of the association during the last financial year, (c) elect office bearers and ordinary members of the committee, (d) receive the association’s financial statements, and (e) conduct other business of which notice has been given to the...

Media Release

21st March, 2012 Australia has 800,000kms of road system worth over $100 billion dollars but no bureaucrat can tell you the first thing about the true condition or cost pressures facing any of these roads or bridges, leaving our road funding system a “third-world, overly-politicised mess of a system”, says the latest report from the nation’s peak lobby group for road reform. The Australian Rural Roads Group today took a delegation to Canberra as part of its national campaign for complete reform of road funding and management, which it points out has formal support of the independent infrastructure advisory group, Infrastructure Australia. Speaking in Canberra during a two day visit to dozens of Federal MPs and Senators, the group’s chair John Coulton, also Mayor...

Worth Feeding…

MEDIA RELEASE 31 October 2011 Landmark Rural Roads report lashes Australia’s ‘broken’ road funding and investment system: The Australian Rural Roads Group – A national alliance of over 120 rural-based local governments – today released a landmark report which refutes the Productivity Commission and COAG’s recommendations about road funding in Australia and reveals the hidden productivity in many rural local road networks – networks that traditionally have been seen as funding ‘basket cases’. The paper was launched today on the website www.austwideruralroadsgroup.com It will cause controversy in Canberra and across State Governments as it asserts that: • Contrary to the formal findings of the 2006 Productivity Commission Inquiry into Road Pricing...

Power point presentation

ARRG powerpoint presentation. We invite road authorities, rural road users, rural industries and communities to support this effort Download Rural Roads Group Presentation 9 Sept 2011

Infrastructure Aust Forum

  Infrastructure Australia Forum Tuesday 7th June 2011 Roxy Theatre, Bingara Click here to download Notes from Infrastructure Australia...

Teleconference Minutes

Click on the links below for the minutes of the ARRG teleconferences: Executive Minutes (pdf 12KB) – Executive Meeting Minutes  Teleconference11.05am (EST) Monday 30th August 2010 … Meeting Notes (pdf 68KB) – Executive Meeting Minutes  Teleconference 1.10 pm (EST) Thursday 18th November 2010 . Meeting Notes (pdf 76KB) – Executive Meeting Minutes  Teleconference 3.09 pm (EST) Tuesday 1st February...