List of News and Media Articles

  • Interview with Paul Culliver – ABC Capricornia

    06 September 2021

    Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce interview with Paul Culliver. 

    • Transcript
  • Business case for Toowoomba to Gladstone Inland Rail connection

    03 September 2021

    Connecting Inland Rail to Gladstone is a step closer to reality, with the Liberal and Nationals Government committing to undertake a business case into extending the line from Toowoomba to the Port of Gladstone.

    • Media Release
  • Inland Rail's concrete commitment to regional Australia

    07 July 2021

    Humes Tamworth is to manufacture concrete culverts for the Narrabri to North Star section of Inland Rail following the signing of a $67 million contract.

    • Media Release
  • Ettamogah Rail Hub siding completed

    31 May 2021

    A $12.2 million upgrade of a rail siding at the Ettamogah Rail Hub near Albury is now complete, providing significantly increased efficiency for freight and passenger rail services and capacity to meet growing transport demands.

    • Media Release
  • Inland Rail to save $170 million annually in transport costs

    28 May 2021

    Shifting to Inland Rail could save Australian producers, manufacturers and growers approximately $170 million in transport costs each year according to early results of a CSIRO supply chain analysis.

    • Media Release
  • Australian Government backing local ideas to enhance Inland Rail

    04 May 2021

    Expert technical and commercial support will be provided to a further 15 project proposals under the Australian Government’s Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program (II Program).

    • Media Release
  • The Hon Warren Truss AC reappointed chair of the Australian Rail Track Corporation

    21 April 2021

    The Australian Government has reappointed former Deputy Prime Minister the Hon Warren Truss AC as Chair of the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC).

    • Media Release
  • Future of freight is 'ROSI' in Moree

    19 April 2021

    The Australian Government has committed $35.2 million towards the $44 million Moree Intermodal Overpass project in New South Wales, which will improve freight connections and help lower business costs in the region.

    • Media Release
  • Inland Rail answers call to improve mobile coverage in North West NSW

    19 April 2021

    Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton, who has long championed the Inland Rail project, has welcomed the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) announcement today to undertake a detailed feasibility study to explore opportunities to deliver improved mobile telecommunications along the Inland Rail corridor from Narrabri to North Star (N2NS).

    • Media Release
  • Inland Rail major works underway in north west NSW

    19 April 2021

    Major construction work has commenced on the Inland Rail section from Narrabri to North Star in north west New South Wales, signalling the start of hundreds of opportunities for local workers.

    • Media Release