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Senator the Hon Robert Hill
Leader of the Government in the Senate
Minister for the Environment and Heritage

MEDIA ALERT


WHAT: Federal Environment Minister Robert Hill announces Commonwealth funding for a multi-million-dollar international trial in leading-edge transport technology. Western Australia will join 10 other European cities in trialling the innovative new public transport - to be conducted in collaboration with Daimler Chrysler and BPAustralia.

WHEN: noon, Thursday, April 26

WHERE: TransPerth City Busport, Mounts Bay Rd, Perth

A model of the new technology will be at the launch.

Contact: Belinda Huppatz 0419 258 364

Commonwealth of Australia