Saturday 17th Nov, 2018

ACFS to connect export empties with rail on Melbourne Port

A new facility is expected to make an impact in the Port of Melbourne precinct

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WORD FROM THE MINISTER: Inland Rail – last century’s good idea is this century’s reality

Deputy Prime Minister, Michael McCormack, reflects on the future of freight in an era of Inland Rail

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Connectivity and cooperation key themes from Parkes gathering

A conference in the New South Wales country town of Parkes debated the opportunities and issues associated with Inland Rail

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PM confirms Botany rail duplication funds

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced the rail duplication would be fully funded by the federal government


Botany freight rail line to be duplicated

Funding was part of an inland rail deal signed between the federal and state governments


Warren Truss named ARTC chair

The former deputy PM and infrastructure minister is taking the helm of the entity tasked with managing the country’s interstate rail network

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Deputy PM weighs in on Townsville Port rail plan

The Townsville Eastern Access Rail Corridor is a proposed 8.3-kilometre line connecting to the Port of Townsville

Photo: Jim Wilson & Hema Maps

Queensland moves to protect freight corridor to Port of Townsville

Study finds the corridor to be of strategic importance to the Port’s future development

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Tulla rail link “long overdue” says VTA

A $5bn commitment by the Commonwealth for a rail link to Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport has been welcomed by the Victorian…
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