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June 28, 2024

Narrabri to North Star Phase 2 section update – June 2024

Since our last update in March, we’ve completed our operational noise mitigation consultation and submitted our assessment report and recommendations to the NSW Department of Planning, Housing and Infrastructure. We’ve also finalised other technical reports, including Hydrology, as required under the planning approvals process. Last week, we also held our regular quarterly Community Reference Group meeting in Moree.

June 27, 2024

Responding to your Community Engagement Survey feedback

Our bi-annual Community Engagement Survey continues to provide valuable insights into what you want to hear more about at Inland Rail. Your feedback is making a difference, and we thank you for your time in completing the survey.

June 27, 2024

Inland Rail announces major Victorian construction contract

The Inland Rail project has taken a major step forward with the announcement that John Holland will deliver the construction program for the remaining eight sites of the project in Victoria.

June 25, 2024

Riverina First Nations students learn about exciting career opportunities in rail

Inland Rail has helped local First Nations students get job ready and connected to future employment in the rail industry, including potential future opportunities working on the Inland Rail project, at a special employment forum in Wagga Wagga last week.

June 25, 2024

Narromine to Narrabri section update – June 2024

In coming weeks, we'll be seeking permission from landowners to access their properties to conduct follow up geotechnical and site investigations and field studies to determine the full scope and cost of delivering the Narromine to Narrabri section.

June 25, 2024

Inland Rail spreads the benefits to local students

Our construction contractor McConnell Dowell has donated vegetation mulch from the Wangaratta Railway Station site to the Wangaratta District Specialist School to use in their agriculture and horticulture program.

June 25, 2024

Inland Rail to release Benalla heritage interpretation plan for comment

Inland Rail is seeking community feedback on the heritage interpretation options for the Benalla signal hut in the updated designs for the Benalla Railway Station.

June 18, 2024

Narromine to Narrabri Newsletter – Winter 2024

Winter edition of the Narromine to Narrabri quarterly printed newsletter, distributed in June 2024, which keeps alignment communities updated about the latest project news and important milestones at Inland Rail.

June 17, 2024

Sneak peek – Final Beaconsfield Parade bridge precinct design

Inland Rail has released visualisations showing what the final Beaconsfield Parade bridge precinct will look like, including improved pedestrian and vehicle connections.

June 14, 2024

What is rail destressing in railway construction?

Destressing is the process of conditioning the steel rail so it can cope better with temperature extremes. It is one of the final steps performed by crews to prepare the rail for operation.

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