No. 97: Fairview Siding Road, Narromine extended closure

We are upgrading level crossings as part of building Inland Rail between Parkes and Narromine. While we do this, we need to temporarily close public roads.

No. 97: Fairview Siding Road, Narromine extended closure



June 2024

Local Government Area

Due to continued wet weather, Fairview Siding Road level crossing works have been delayed. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Location of works

What we’re doing

  • Building road formations and new plate over rail
  • Constructing level crossing (concrete treatment)
  • Installing new gravel (ballast), tamp (adjust) rail into place
  • Laying new rail and sleepers
  • Welding rail into place
  • Installing permanent signage and fencing

What to expect

  • During the work there will be heavy vehicles travelling to and from the work sites
  • Traffic management with detour signage will be in place to assist those impacted by the road closure.

Rail has been installed in this section, the rail will be ‘live’ and construction trains will be intermittently passing across the level crossing. For your continued safety, please ensure you obey all signage at level crossings.

Work hours

Our standard working hours until mid-2020

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday
  • 8am to 1pm Saturday.

If work is required outside these hours, impacted residents will be notified in advance.