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.
August 26, 2020
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border EIS summary of findings
The North Star to NSW/Queensland Border project summary of findings provides a high-level overview of each chapter of the draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). It summarises the major findings of the technical studies and shows where in the draft EIS more detailed information can be found.
November 27, 2020
November 2020 project update for North Star to Border
This month on the North Star to NSW/Queensland Border project, we’ve been preparing responses to submissions made during the recent Environmental Impact Statement public exhibition, helping local businesses get construction-ready, and speaking with community groups about opportunities and benefits.
March 11, 2021
North Star to Border project map
Map showing overview of the North Star to Border project
September 10, 2020
North Star to Border CCC proponents presentation 11 August 2020
Presentation by Inland Rail, made to the North Star to Border Community Consultative Committee meeting, held on the 11 August 2020. The presentation includes updates on the EIS and community consultation, information on the EIS submission process and next steps for the project.
September 4, 2020
North Star to NSW/Qld Border CCC meeting minutes 11 August 2020
Meeting minutes from the North Star to NSW/Qld Border Community Consultative Committee meeting, held on 11 August 2020.
August 24, 2020
NSW biodiversity offset credits fact sheet
During the construction of Inland Rail, there will be some impacts on native vegetation, communities, and habitats for threatened flora and fauna species. Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) must purchase and retire biodiversity credits to compensate for this biodiversity loss under NSW and Federal legislation.
August 10, 2020
Environment Protection Licence
Environment Protection Licence for railway infrastructure operations, issued to the Australian Rail Track Corporation by the Environment Protection Authority NSW.
July 23, 2020
North Star to NSW/QLD Border CCC meeting minutes 12 June 2020
Meeting minutes from the North Star to NSW/QLD Border Community Consultative Committee meeting, held on the 12 June 2020.
July 16, 2020
Inland Rail and the NSW Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 presentation
May 31, 2021
Inland Rail 101: rail gauges
Rail terminology, or train speak, can be tricky to decipher. To give you the inside track (pun intended), we’ll be sharing a series of diagrams and visualisations which explain some of the terms, designs, and construction methodologies we use at Inland Rail. First up, rail gauges.
May 31, 2021
North Star to NSW/Queensland Border project update May 2021
This month on the North Star to NSW/Queensland Border project we submitted our Preferred Infrastructure Report and Biodiversity Development Assessment Report to the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE).
April 28, 2021
Performing Arts Goondiwindi takes a seat with help with Inland Rail
From toddler music groups to live performances, Performing Arts Goondiwindi supports the region’s thriving arts scene and aims to cater to the diverse interests of its members. We recently caught up with the group to hear how the Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program has helped provide safe seating for their community.