Rail workers on the track performing maintenance outside Parkes, NSW.

May 31, 2021

Inland Rail succeeds with skills development in regional communities

The Australian Rail Track Corporation’s (ARTC) Inland Rail Skills Academy has gone from strength to strength since launching in 2019, with nearly 2000 participants taking part in a variety of programs along the project’s alignment across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.

Aerial view of farmland north of Narrabri

April 21, 2021

Inland Rail answers call to improve mobile coverage in north west NSW

Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton, who has long championed the Inland Rail project, has welcomed the ARTC announcement today to undertake a detailed feasibility study to explore opportunities to deliver improved mobile telecommunications along the Inland Rail corridor from Narrabri to North Star.

Special guests including Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormarck, Member for Parkes Mark Coulton and Inland Rail CEO Richard Wankmuller ceremonially turning sod.

April 20, 2021

Major construction starts on the Narrabri to North Star section of Inland Rail

Major construction is now underway on the Narrabri to North Star section of the Inland Rail project.

Inland Rail undergraduate scholarship recipient Hannah Fowler is undertaking a Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science at the University of Southern Queensland

April 16, 2021

University of Southern Queensland students on track with award of Inland Rail scholarships

A medical lab scientist, community support worker and high school teacher are the recipients of this year’s Inland Rail scholarships at the University of Southern Queensland.

Attendees at the PPP 'meet the proponents' event on 9 March 2021

March 9, 2021

Businesses meet with Inland Rail proponents on QLD PPP section

Thousands of jobs for Queenslanders will be up for grabs as part of the Queensland public-private partnership (PPP) section of the Inland Rail project, attendees at an information session for local and indigenous businesses were told today.

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