Pothole-riddled country roads need 'urgent' $1b fix

By Stephanie Gardiner
Updated November 13 2023 - 3:35am, first published 3:30am
The federal government is being urged to help under-resourced councils maintain local roads. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)
The federal government is being urged to help under-resourced councils maintain local roads. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)

Australia's pothole-riddled rural roads are a "dangerous disgrace", neglected by a federal government too focused on major construction in the cities, an economic analysis has found.

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