Monday 24th Sep, 2018
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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

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Botany freight rail line to be duplicated

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

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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

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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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