Penneys Road to Tapscott Road Major track upgrade works

From 1 April 2022, our contractor Trans4m Rail will continue major track construction works within the existing rail corridor between Penneys Road, Bellata and Tapscott Road, Moree.

Aerial view of railroad track, Narromine to Narrabri, New South Wales.



April 2022 - October 2022

Working hours

7am to 6pm, seven days a week


Penneys Road

  • Bellata
Local Government Area
  • Narrabri Shire

Work being done

Low impact activities associated with the works, such as machinery re-fuelling, managing environmental controls and traffic control may occur outside of these hours.

Rail operations will restart on 1 November 2022.

What can I expect

  • Trucks and other vehicles entering and exiting the construction site via access gates
  • Changed traffic conditions will be in place at level crossings
  • Construction machinery and equipment operating on site
  • Delivery of materials and equipment to site
  • Motorists should follow traffic controls and drive with caution.

Machinery used

  • Hi-rail vehicles,
  • trucks,
  • articulated dump trucks,
  • graders,
  • scrapers,
  • excavators,
  • loaders,
  • dozers,
  • stabilizers,
  • posi-tracks,
  • compactors,
  • rollers and
  • water / vacuum excavation trucks.

How we’re managing impacts

  • Traffic control will be in place, where required and
  • water carts will be on site to wet down areas to assist in managing dust.


Phone: 1800 732 761


Post: Inland Rail, GPO Box 14, Sydney NSW 2001