- The Rail industry is vital to Australian business, carrying people and commodities on over 33,000km of track across the country.
- The sector has an estimated annual revenue of $26.56 billion, adding $10.43 billion to the Australian economy in 2018.
- Almost 60,000 people are employed in the sector across 961 companies, comprising private and public operators, passenger and freight operators, track owners and managers, manufacturers and suppliers that operate in urban, regional, and rural areas of Australia.
Latest Rail Industry News
On Friday 26 November, Australian Industry Standards (AIS) hosted its Rail Industry Skills Webinar, facilitated by Industry Skills Manager, Ron Horne and featuring Deputy Chair of the Rail Industry Reference Committee, Victoria Kent. They discussed how the Rail IRC...
The Transport and Logistics Training Package (Release 10.0) has been endorsed by the Skills Ministers for implementation. The Transport and Logistics Industry Reference Committee and Rail Industry Reference Committee, with the support of Technical Advisory committees,...
Closing Monday 20 December 2021. Australian Industry Standards (AIS) is inviting responses from industry to their annual Industry Skills Survey about key issues affecting skills and workforce development and are encouraging key industry stakeholders to participate....