Captain George Johnston brought first paddle steamer from South Australia.
Union Bridge opened for transportation uses
North Eastern Railway completed connecting Melbourne to Wodonga
Great Southern Railway completed connecting Sydney to Albury
Murray River Rail Bridge completed; Melbourne line extended
The Spirit of Progress express train began on Melbourne route
Riverina Daylight Express trains link Albury and Sydney
Road haulage on Hume Highway boosted after state tax on trucks abolished.
Passenger train times between Sydney and Melbourne, changing in Albury
Third Union Bridge opened replacing the 1898 bridge.
Standard rail gauge completed from Wodonga to Melbourne
Airport reconstructed to facilitate regular flights to Melbourne and Sydney.
XPT trains start between Albury and Sydney (7 hours and 20 minutes).
Prime Minister Howard finally determined an internal route for Hume Freeway.
Hume Freeway opened.