CSU's Bede Harris says COVID-19 has shown arbitrary state borders are nonsensical.
From tourism and higher education to global bloodstock transport and freight logistics, there is no other infrastructure project in the Hunter with as much potential to transform as many sectors of the region's economy as the Newcastle Airport runway upgrade.
Opponents of an onshore gas industry have slammed a new economic "roadmap" for the NT which highlights the need to fast track gas projects.
Wollongong is one step closer to its goal of becoming a renowned cycling city, after councillors voted to fast-track $4million worth of infrastructure, including major commuter bike links, a pump track and criterium circuit.
An ambitious plan could make Tamworth the first city in Australia to open its borders to international students.
The massive industrial estate set to be built as Narrabri's "inland port" to take advantage of the Inland Rail project will be even bigger than initially predicted.