Powerline works North East rail line, Glenrowan 16-19 July 2024

To enable the safe running of double-stacked freight trains, additional height clearance between the rail and powerlines is required in some locations along the North East rail line on Warby Range Road, Glenrowan.



16 July 2024 - 19 July 2024

Working hours
  • 7am-7pm

Corner of Warby Range Road and Blackboy Lane, Glenrowan

  • Glenrowan
Local Government Area
  • The Rural City of Wangaratta

Work being done

  • Removal of some overhead cables
  • Installation of underground cables
  • replacement of power poles and cables with higher ones

What can I expect

  • Works will occur between 7am-7pm
  • Construction noise during the day
  • Traffic management and reduced speeds will be in place during some works, which may cause traffic delays
  • Trucks and other vehicles entering and exiting construction sites, may cause minor traffic delays
  • Heavy machinery and equipment operating onsite
  • Delivery of materials and equipment
  • Any directly affected properties will be notified by AusNet if interruptions to power supply are expected.

Works area

Works map showing a marked area at the corner of Warby Range Road and Blackboy Lane, Glenrowan.

Works area at the corner of Warby Range Road and Blackboy Lane, Glenrowan.

Machinery used

Power trucks, elevated work platform, crane, excavators, non-destructive digging truck, horizontal directional drilling machine and light vehicles will be used within the works areas.

How we’re managing impacts

  • Water carts will be onsite to wet down areas to assist in managing dust
  • Traffic controls will be in place, where required.


For any concerns or enquiries please phone 1800 929 244 or email inlandrailvic@inlandrail.com.au.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation while we carry out these works.