December 18, 2023
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border section update December 2023
As the year ends, here’s a recap of major achievements which shaped the North Star to NSW/Qld Border section’s progress in 2023.
December 6, 2023
Important – Fire ant emergency order
In late November, the NSW Department of Primary Industries confirmed the detection of three red imported fire ant nests in South Murwillumbah in north-eastern New South Wales, 13km south of the Queensland border.
August 23, 2023
North Star to NSW/Qld Border Newsletter – Winter 2023
Winter edition of the North Star to NSW/Qld Border quarterly printed newsletter distributed in August 2023 which keeps alignment communities updated on the latest project news and important milestones at Inland Rail.
August 3, 2023
Responding to your noise and project delivery feedback
Your feedback from our latest May to June community survey indicated communities are keen to know more about how we will manage noise during the operation of Inland Rail, as well as construction timing for each section.
June 8, 2023
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border section update June 2023
In line with the Government’s response to the independent review of the Inland Rail program, we are now taking a staged approach to deliver Inland Rail. The sections of Inland Rail between Beveridge in Victoria and Parkes in New South Wales have been prioritised for completion by 2027. Work to complete construction works already underway on the Narrabri to North Star Phase 1 project will continue.
February 28, 2023
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border section update February 2023
ARTC Inland Rail has received environmental approval from the NSW Minister for Planning to progress the North Star to NSW/ Queensland Border project.
February 23, 2023
North Star to Border project receives NSW Government approval
The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) acknowledges the New South Wales Government’s approval of the North Star to the New South Wales/Queensland Border Inland Rail project.
December 14, 2022
Local school and kindy benefit from ARTC Inland Rail support
North Star Public School and Goondiwindi Kindergarten have put funding from our Community Sponsorships and Donations program towards school amenity upgrades.
December 14, 2022
North Star to Border project update December 2022
We’ve been busy over the last month familiarising the project’s preferred civil works contractor, Laing O’Rourke Queensland, with project alignment as they prepare for upcoming investigations. Read through this month’s update to find out more.
October 25, 2022
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border update October 2022
Like many in the area, our projects throughout NSW are being impacted by recent and ongoing heavy rain. Our thoughts are with our team members and communities who are impacted by the recent floods. If you see any weather-related impacts along the alignment, including on the existing rail corridor in the North Star to NSW/QLD Border project area, please report them to our team at 1800 732 761.