Tapscott Road Out-of-Hours Level Crossing Works

From Monday 3 April to Sunday 9 April 2023, our contractor Trans4m Rail will undertake out-of-hours level crossing and drainage upgrade works at Tapscott Road, Moree.



April 2023 - April 2023

Working hours

Work will occur in rotating shifts 24 hours a day from 7am Monday, 3 April to 5pm Sunday, 9 April.


Tapscott Road, Moree

  • Moree
  • Bellata
  • Edgeroi
Local Government Area
  • Gwydir Shire
  • Moree Plains

Work being done

  • Level crossing upgrade and finishing works
  • Signage installation at level crossings
  • Upgrading and commissioning signaling and communications equipment
  • Surveying

How we’re managing impacts

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

Measures to minimise the impacts of noise such as non-tonal reversing beepers and positioning lighting towers to face away from residential homes will be implemented.

What can I expect

  • Rolling stock operating on the rail lines
  • Trucks and other vehicles will enter and exit the construction site via multiple access gates
  • Construction machinery and equipment operating on site
  • Delivery of materials and equipment
  • Increased truck movements along Burrington Road
  • Motorists should follow traffic controls and drive with caution.

Machinery used

  • Trucks, cranes,
  • graders,
  • excavators,
  • loaders,
  • rollers
  • water/vacuum excavation trucks,
  • hi-rail vehicles,
  • rolling stock (tamper and regulator) and
  • watercarts will be used within the construction area.

How we’re managing impacts

  • Traffic controls will be in place, where required, including VMS boards
  • Water carts will be on site to wet down areas to assist in managing dust.


Phone: 1800 732 761

Email: inlandrailnsw@artc.com.au

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

Tapscott Road closure – Road detour and work zone

Tapscott Road closure map