November 30, 2020
Delivering local jobs for local Indigenous people
Maliyan Horizon is one of many success stories of regional suppliers leveraging their engagement with Inland Rail as a growth opportunity to further develop in-house rail skills and broader business capabilities.
November 11, 2020
Local Parkes business Compliance Rail gives Indigenous workers a head start in the industry through Inland Rail
Everyone said Compliance Rail’s Luke Dickerson would “be back to the railway” after leaving the rail industry for 12 months, and they were right.
October 23, 2020
Inland Rail donation a sporting success for Toomelah
We’re proud to give back to our communities that are home to Inland Rail. We recently caught up with Toomelah Local Aboriginal Land Council to check out the sporting equipment they purchased after receiving an Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program grant.
October 8, 2020
Business capability workshops a big hit
More than 217 people representing 130 local business and 34 Indigenous businesses attended our recent business capability workshops, held between December 2019 and September 2020.
September 30, 2020
Appreciating our local history at Gummingurru
Organised by Inland Rail Indigenous Participation Advisor, Ashley Williams and led by local Traditional Owners, the tour was a unique opportunity for the team to build relationships and learn about the area’s First Nations people.
September 1, 2020
Parkes to Narromine community benefits snapshot August 2020
Infographic summarising benefits of the Parkes to Narromine project for the local community from December 2018 to August 2020.
August 31, 2020
Inland Rail donation puts Gummingurru artefacts in the spotlight
Gummingurru Aboriginal Corporation spokesperson Shannon Bauwens said traditional owners were sorting through hundreds of artefacts before deciding which would appear in the new display cabinet.
August 26, 2020
Preserving Aboriginal cultural heritage in Victoria fact sheet
We’re committed to achieving excellence in cultural heritage and we recognise Aboriginal people’s inherent connection to the land. This includes their historic and ongoing responsibility of stewardship and care for country.
July 21, 2020
Sponsorship supports much needed community corporation
The Panja (Brigalow) Gambuwal Aboriginal Corporation strives to assist in the relief of poverty, sickness, destitution, helplessness, distress, suffering and misfortune among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, through the process of supporting social and economic development.
February 1, 2020
Optimising our social performance fact sheet
Social performance describes how we maximise the benefits communities experience during the planning, construction and operation of Inland Rail, while ensuring we minimise disruption at every opportunity.