The Deputy Prime Minister Anthony Albanese conducted a whistle stop tour of sites across the Illawarra on Tuesday to help bolster Labor's electoral fortunes.
At the centrepiece of a string of announcements covering Gerringong, Shellharbour and Wollongong came a further $50-million dollars for the Maldon to Dombarton rail line.
When former Prime Minister Julia Gillard visited Wollongong in October 2011 she committed $25-million for studies to make the project shovel ready.
Mr Albanese, who's vast portfolio includes Infrastructure, says the additional seed funding will be used to encourage private investment.
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Plenty of Money going into Rail from Labour!