Sunday 23rd Jul, 2017
V/Line train going through level crossing. Photo:

New online feature to provide real-time platform information

Regional train users will now be able to access real-time platform information via the V/Line website and V/Line smartphone app,…
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GPS technology to help rail maintenance works

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) says GPS technology will help maintain worker safety during upcoming maintenance work on the…
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ATSB opens investigation over Queensland Rail worker death

Queensland Rail and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau will investigate the death of a track worker who was hit by…
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Mango Hill station on Moreton Bay Rail Link. Photo: Queensland Government

Moreton Bay closure justified: Report

The official report into the decision to stall the opening of Queensland’s Moreton Bay Rail Link was justified and necessary,…
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Applications for Fixing Country Rail now open

Applications are now open for project proposals to upgrade the NSW regional rail network as part of the state government’s…
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New services announced for Melbourne lines

30 new Metro train services will soon be running at peak hours every week in Melbourne’s north and west, the…
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Resleepered track on WA's Leonora Branch Line. Photo: Brookfield Rail

Communications upgrade for Brookfield Rail freight lines

Brookfield Rail, the manager and operator of the 5,500 kilometre freight rail network in Western Australia’s southern half, is upgrading…
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Gawler electrification tender process opened

The tender process for the electrification of Adelaide’s Gawler rail line has begun, with companies invited to register their interest…
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