November 30, 2023
Site investigations at Daroobalgie
Between 4 and 22 December 2023, work crews will excavate test pits for future under rail bores and conduct potholing investigations to locate existing utility services.
- 04 December 2023 - 22 December 2023
- Within the existing rail corridor near Daroobalgie Road and Hoopers Road
November 23, 2023
Wyndham Avenue site establishment works
Martinus Rail plans to commence site establishment works at Wyndham Avenue in Forbes from 4 December 2023 until 28 February 2024.
- 04 December 2023 - 28 February 2024
- Wyndham Avenue Bridge
October 10, 2023
Inland Rail helps local businesses develop skills to secure major works
Over 60 local businesses, including 11 First Nations businesses in Albury, Wagga Wagga, and Forbes are becoming increasingly competitive when it comes to winning work on major projects in the region – including Inland Rail - having attended the second round of workshops within the ‘Pathway to Opportunities’ Supplier Capability Development Program, an initiative of the Inland Rail Skills Academy.
October 3, 2023
First construction works successfully completed from Stockinbingal to Parkes
The first major construction works on Inland Rail’s Stockinbingal to Parkes section have been successfully completed, with principal contractor Martinus Rail making great progress across multiple sites.
September 25, 2023
Inland Rail marks start of construction from Stockinbingal to Parkes
The Inland Rail project has taken an important step forward with the beginning of major construction works on the Stockinbingal to Parkes section in regional New South Wales.
September 22, 2023
Inland Rail contractors win major industry awards
The Inland Rail project has won three major awards at the Excellence in Surveying and Spatial Innovation (EISSI) in Sydney, with our surveying contractors, Monteath & Powys, winning two awards for their work on the Inland Rail project and Casey Surveying and Design also taking out an award.
September 13, 2023
Wiradjuri custodians take Inland Rail staff on cultural tour of Forbes
Ahead of construction work starting on the Stockinbingal to Parkes section in the next few weeks, the Forbes Wiradjuri Dreaming Centre has led an immersive cultural tour for staff of Inland Rail and Stockinbingal to Parkes major contractor Martinus Rail.
September 8, 2023
Forbes locals kick start careers in rail with help from the Inland Rail Skills Academy
Six community members from Forbes and surrounding areas, including four First Nations participants, have kick started their careers in the rail sector after participating in a Safely Access the Rail Corridor (SARC) training course, run by The Instruction Company in partnership with the Inland Rail Skills Academy.
September 7, 2023
Inland Rail collects major sustainability award for Stockinbingal to Parkes design
Inland Rail has officially received its award from the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (IS Council) for the ‘Excellent’ Design rating for the Inland Rail Stockinbingal to Parkes project at the Infrastructure Sustainability Council Annual Conference Certification Dinner in Melbourne.
August 10, 2023
Trainee workers on track to a brighter future with Inland Rail
Seven local First Nations students are on track for a bright future in the rail industry after completing a critical five-week course to build their rail infrastructure skills thanks to the Inland Rail Skills Academy (IRSA), opening up potential career opportunities as track workers, track installers, and track maintenance crew.
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.
December 14, 2022
Mental health support funded by Inland Rail
Inland Rail is committed to supporting the wellbeing of the communities we operate in by partnering with Primary Health Networks (PHNs) along the alignment who deliver free and independent mental health services.
December 9, 2022
Stockinbingal to Parkes project update
While flooding continues to devastate large parts of southern NSW, our S2P Stakeholder Engagement Lead, Eleanor Falkiner offers her perspective, and we provide contact details for free local mental health services for those impacted. Preparation for early works including utility relocations and material deliveries have been impacted by the floods and these works will now begin in early 2023.