List of News and Media Articles

  • Lockyer Valley Inland Rail business cases fast tracked

    28 February 2020

    Investigating the viability of the Lockyer Valley Inland Rail connection is one of four projects selected to be fast tracked as part of the Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program (II Program).

    • Media Release
  • Moree Inland Rail regional office opens

    13 January 2020

    The Inland Rail Moree Office is now open, providing a greater link between the local community and Government leading up to and throughout the construction of the rail track.

    • Media Release
  • ARTC Board reappointments

    03 December 2019

    The Australian Government has reappointed Mr David Saxelby and Ms Jennifer Seabrook to the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) Board for a further three years.

    • Media Release
  • Ground-breaking Inland Rail agreement lays the track for Queensland's future

    28 November 2019

    The most significant freight infrastructure project in the nation’s history has taken a major step forward with the Australian and Queensland Governments signing a ground-breaking Bilateral Agreement to deliver Inland Rail.

    • Media Release
  • $1.9 billion road and rail boost for Queensland economy

    20 November 2019

    A $1.9 billion road and rail package will boost the Queensland economy and drive more jobs, while getting people home sooner and safer.

    • Media Release
  • Logical investment in Inland Rail

    30 October 2019

    Parkes is set to be the epicentre of regional growth and opportunity with the opening of the $35 million Parkes Logistics Terminal by Pacific National, joining SCT Logistics and Linfox to connect to the Liberal and Nationals Government's $9.3 billion investment in the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail.

    • Media Release
  • Expressions of interest sought for Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program

    29 October 2019

    Supply chain managers, producers, local and state governments, local businesses, community representatives and freight and train operators are encouraged to put forward projects for investigation under the $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program.

    • Media Release
  • Faster, fuller freight fast-tracked for investigation

    25 September 2019

    A bold initiative from the Federal Government will fast-track the investigation of opportunities for three communities in the Parkes electorate to access the benefits of the heavier, faster, and more efficient trains of Inland Rail.

    • Media Release
  • Faster, fuller freight fast-tracked for investigation

    25 September 2019

    A bold initiative from the Federal Government will fast-track the investigation of opportunities for three communities in the Parkes electorate to access the benefits of the heavier, faster, and more efficient trains of Inland Rail.

    • Media Release
  • Inland Rail first construction complete

    30 August 2019

    Freight trains travelling from the east and west will next month be running on the transformational Inland Rail North-West Connection following the completion of construction on the first section of the new track.

    • Media Release