QLD Govt undermines farmers' talks with foreign investors

Story Published: 12 Nov 2013

A PROMISE to help the fastest moving coal mine developers secure land for rail lines is sending waves of concern through...

Adani, Alpha Coal, Campbell Newman, Gvk Hancock, Mine Railway, Mining, Railway

Two of six rail lines approved

Story Published: 7 Jun 2012

HANCOCK Coal’s $6.4 billion Alpha coal mine has been given approval to build its 500km rail line as four others were all...

Clive Palmer, Railway

Port of Brisbane could invest in $4.7b inland rail project

Story Published: 23 May 2013

THE Port of Brisbane has indicated it wants to invest in the $4.7 billion inland rail project, particularly the stretch of...

Inland Rail, Port Of Brisbane, Railway, Resources, Toowoomba

Sea to sky by rail in Canada

Story Published: 23 Sep 2011

CANADA'S beautiful Rocky Mountains are best enjoyed by train, writes Joanne Carroll.

Canada, Cheakamus Canyon, Railway, Train, Travel

Transport council CEO: Freight trains seen as second class

Story Published: 8 May 2014

THE head of QTLC has told a parliamentary committee a sick passenger train currently gets priority over a healthy...

Freight, Logistics, Queensland Transport And Logistics Council, Railway, Transportation

Great plan for rail transport just one hitch: no trains

Story Published: 15 Apr 2014

A PRIVATE investor has told a parliamentary committee one of the problems facing the government’s plan was a “distinct...

Railway, Trains, Transport

Rail awards reflect achievements

Story Published: 15 Dec 2011

THEY have got more than five centuries of work behind them in total but Downer EDI employees aren't stopping yet, with...

Award, Railway, Workers

LNP members get behind coastal highway and rail expansion

Story Published: 16 Jul 2014

LNP party members voted in favour of approaching government for a coastal highway linking the Sunshine Coast to...

Highway, Lnp, Newman Government, Policy, Railway, Transport

Plan to build 500km GVK rail line has died

Story Published: 26 Nov 2013

AN AMBITIOUS plan to build a new 500km rail line from QLD's outback to the coastline of the Whitsundays has crashed into...

Gvk, Infrastructure, Mining, Railway

Teenage girl sucked under train while getting phone

Story Published: 5 Mar 2014

A TEENAGE girl was sucked under a freight train and killed while retrieving her cell phone from the tracks in...

Danger, Editors Picks, Fatality, Phone, Railway

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