ARTC Inland Rail CEO Richard Wankmuller

July 12, 2021

Chief Executive Inland Rail – Retirement confirmation and acting arrangements

Having announced his retirement earlier this year, the CEO of Inland Rail, Richard Wankmuller will depart the role on 30 July.

Deputy Prime Minister speaking to workers on the Narrabri to North Star Inland Rail project

July 9, 2021

Economic benefits of Inland Rail flow far and wide across regional Australia

The economic benefits from Inland Rail continue to flow throughout regional Australia with a $67 million contract for culverts to be manufactured out of Tamworth in New South Wales.

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.

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