Tuesday 23rd Jul, 2019
Cowra Lines

No suitor for Cowra Lines renewal

NSW minister for roads, maritime and freight Duncan Gay says the government can’t find a suitable tenderer to restore and…
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GrainCorp expansion - Credit GrainCorp

GrainCorp to spend $60m on network

GrainCorp says it can reduce rail costs by $5 a tonne by spending $60 million on site upgrades across its…
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Track Ballast - photo public domain

Victoria’s 17 ‘worst’ crossings named for removal

Daniel Andrews has revealed some of the Victoria’s worst level crossings, following the announcement in his 2015/16 Budget of a…
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rail damage - Transport NSW

ARTC re-opens North Coast

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has re-opened the North Coast network between Telarah and Dungog. ARTC said last week that…
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Call to action: Level crossing survey

A researcher from the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation is calling for respondents to a survey which hopes to uncover…
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Kwinana Freeway. Photo: Creative Commons / Arno Kohlem

$500m, but not a buck for rail

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has responded to WA’s calls for an increased share of GST revenue, awarding the state with…
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Aurizon train on Queensland Rain Network. Photo: Aurizon

Aurizon delays EA terminations ahead of Federal appeal

Aurizon has agreed to wait until a Federal Court appeal, before it terminates expired enterprise agreements covering the majority of…
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rail damage - Transport NSW

ARTC brings North Coast re-opening forward

After “significant progress” repairing its heavily-damaged North Coast network in the past week, the Australian Rail Track Corporation has brought…
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