Call for EP rail reopening sparks funding discussion

Viterra and Aurizon’s application to the Federal Government for funds to reboot the EP rail network has sparked criticism and calls for caution from some in SA…Read More

Emma Alsop, March 13, 2023

CBH ships 1.85Mt in new Feb record

CBH Group set a new shipping record for February of 1.85Mt, ahead of the January figure of 1.73Mt but down from the all-time monthly record of 2.18Mt set in December…Read More

Grain Central, March 13, 2023

Minister foreshadows ‘damning’ Inland Rail review

Infrastructure Minister Catherine King has warned a forthcoming review into Inland Rail is “a damning indictment on the National Party”…Read More

Emma Alsop, March 2, 2023

Rail, road works to lower freight costs in Western Riverina

The NSW Government has announced more than $27M to upgrade road and rail freight corridors in the Western Riverina…Read More

Grain Central, March 2, 2023

Brookton sod-turning kicks off WA upgrades

Work has begun at Brookton as the first of 11 rail-siding upgrades to optimise the transport of bumper WA harvests to domestic and international markets…Read More

Grain Central, February 27, 2023

Wet weather weighs on Aurizon’s HY23 results

Results in Aurizon’s Bulk division including grain were a bright spot in the company’s half-year results, with NPAT across all sectors down 34pc from the HY22 result. ..Read More

Grain Central, February 16, 2023

NSW Govt makes $1B election pledge for rail, road

The NSW Government has announced $1B to improve rail and roads network, with the news welcomed by grain-haulage operators including SSR…Read More

Grain Central, February 13, 2023

Private firm funds Aus ‘largest intermodal terminal’

Intermodal Terminal Company has announced plans to build and operate a $400M intermodal terminal based at Somerton in Melbourne’s northern suburbs…Read More

Emma Alsop, January 27, 2023

Aurizon Bulk shifts record 12.5Mt grain in 2022

Aurizon hauled a record 12.5Mt of grain across four states in 2022, and is expecting more to be shifted this year…Read More

Liz Wells, January 27, 2023

Calls to rethink B2G Inland Rail route as approvals stall

With the Inland Rail Border to Gowrie route stalled, farmers are urging governments to abandon the controversial alignment…Read More

Emma Alsop, January 20, 2023

Container port reform could save $605M annually

Increased productivity at Australia‚Äôs container ports is achievable and could save $605 million each year, according to a Productivity Commission report…Read More

Grain Central, January 13, 2023

Plans for Geelong’s next terminal take shape

Midway has confirmed it is in final negotiations with parties to operate its proposed grain-export terminal at Geelong, ..Read More

Emma Alsop, November 29, 2022

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