Ten Mile Creek rail bridge demolition and replacement

From 1 April 2022, our contractor Trans4m Rail will demolish and replace the Ten Mile Creek rail bridge, south of Bellata.



April 2022 - October 2022

Working hours

7am to 6pm, seven days a week


Ten Mile Creek

  • Bellata
Local Government Area
  • Narrabri Shire

Work being done

Works will involve constructing a temporary access road from the Newell Highway to the bridge.

Demolition will include removing the existing bridge structure and concrete components. A new bridge will be installed following demolition.

A temporary access road, south west of Ten Mile Creek bridge, will be used to access the site during these works. Traffic management controls will be in place for traffic accessing the Newell Highway.

What can I expect

  • Trucks and other vehicles entering and exiting the construction site via the Newell Highway
  • Construction machinery and equipment operating on site
  • Delivery of materials and equipment
  • Motorists should follow traffic controls and drive with caution
  • Some of these works will be noisy and mitigation measures will be in place to reduce impacts.

Machinery used

  • Trucks,
  • cranes,
  • graders,
  • excavators,
  • loaders,
  • rollers and
  • water/vacuum excavation trucks

will be used within the construction impact zone.

How we’re managing impacts

  • Traffic control will be in place, where required
  • 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


Ten Mile Creek Bridge (in purple)
Bridge demolition area (in red)
Construction impact zone (in green/yellow)

Construction area of the Ten Mile Creek rail bridge Demolition and replacement