Inland Rail is delivering real opportunities for regional communities.
During construction, Inland Rail will be bustling with jobs and economic activity. Once operational, it will continue to reap benefits through ongoing employment and skills training, and new investment and business development opportunities.
From supporting local employment and procurement opportunities to offering scholarships and community funding, we believe in giving back to the regions that support Inland Rail.
Find out how we can support you.
More than 21,500 jobs during peak construction
More than $18 billion boost to the Australian economy
More than $1 billion in contracts already awarded
More than $380k already funded to community groups
11 scholarships already awarded to regional undergraduate students
Work with us
It takes a big team to make one of Australia’s biggest infrastructure projects a reality. Discover the benefits of working with Inland Rail, explore technical and professional job opportunities, learn how to find construction jobs, and meet some of the team.
Do business with us
Building in regional communities means supporting regional economies.
Our contractors work with smaller contractors to deliver a variety of goods, works and services. Find out how your business can join the Inland Rail supply chain.
Apply for funding
We believe in giving back to the communities that will one day be home to Inland Rail.
Whether you want us to sponsor your local festival or help upgrade your meeting space, we are here to help. Learn how to apply for funding.
Opportunities for Indigenous communities
We acknowledge that Inland Rail will be built and operated on the traditional lands of many Indigenous nations and their communities. We are committed to working in partnership with Indigenous communities to create meaningful opportunities that deliver lasting benefits.
April 9, 2021
Sailing forward to support members of all abilities
Wangaratta’s North East Windsport Club will soon welcome new members with disabilities thanks to a change room facilities upgrade made possible by a donation from Inland Rail’s Community Sponsorships and Donations program.
March 31, 2021
Community groups plan for the future with Inland Rail grant funding
Five community groups in the Gowrie to Kagaru project area recently received grants from the Inland Rail Sponsorships and Donations program.
March 31, 2021
Local businesses excited about Inland Rail
Excitement for Inland Rail is building in Queensland with hundreds of local businesses getting ready to bid for contracts in anticipation of the start of construction. At a recent Inland Rail business event in Gatton, businesses received an update about the Gowrie to Kagaru section and how they can get involved.