Andrew Craig from Fulton Hogan on the left, Peter Beath and Emma Muller from Maliyan Horizon in the middle, and Dart Johnson from BMD on the right.

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.

Compliance Rail Operations Manager Luke Dickerson.

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.

Inland Rail employees with Tommelah community members on an excusrsion

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.

Community members at a information session

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.

Two members of the Gummingurru community performing a traditional dance

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.

Document thumbnail for P2N community benefits snapshot August 2020 document

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.

Lee Faulkner at Gummingurru

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.

Preserving Aboriginal Cultural Heritage - Fact Sheet

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.

The Panja (Brigalow) Gambuwal Aboriginal Corporation

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.

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