Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the government will invest $5.3 billion into the building of the Western Sydney airport.
$14 billion will be directed toward Western Sydney in a project which would create 14,000 jobs. into the Western Sydney airport, which will create 14,000 jobs.
Mr Morrison also announced $3.3 billion, in conjunction with the New South Wales government, to build roads around the site with a further $1.75 billion going towards rail projects.
“These are job making investments,” he said.
The airport is expected to open in 2026.
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