- 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
Closing Thursday 16 September 2021. The Electrotechnology Industry Reference Committee (IRC) is looking for subject matter experts to form a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the UEE Rail Signalling project. This project will review one qualification and 20 Units...
Draft training package materials for the TLI Crane High Risk Work Licence Project have undergone independent edit and quality assurance and have been updated to align to existing requirements for high-risk work licences for crane operators as set out in Schedule 4 of...
Closing Tuesday 14 September 2021. The Rail Industry Reference Committee (IRC) is seeking subject matter experts to form a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the Rail Traffic Pilot project. The industry is experiencing rapid infrastructure growth and investment...