- 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
Creating Better Connections for Queenslanders is a draft 10-year plan for passenger transport in Queensland. It is based on five key priorities, which outline how Queensland’s passenger transport will evolve to meet changing customer expectations: Reliable and safe...
Closing Monday 30 August 2021. The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the TLI Crane High Risk Work Licence Project has considered all stakeholder feedback and revised nine draft Units of Competency. At the request of Safe Work Australia, the units have been...
Registrations of interest close Friday 27 August 2021. The Rail Industry Reference Committee is forming a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the Rail Safety Management Project and is inviting expressions of interest from subject matter experts. The purpose of this...