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Parkes puts its hand up as air freight site

Parkes Shire Council has thrown its hat in the ring as the site for an international air freight airport. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional […]

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Northparkes Mine Receives Approval for Expansion Project

China Molybdenum Company (CMOC) and Sumitomo have announced the final approval of an Expansion Project at CMOC-Northparkes Mines (Northparkes) in the Central West of New […]

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More momentum for Memphis Down Under

Inland Rail connection to Parkes Logistics Terminal Australia’s largest rail freight operator Pacific National today congratulated Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) for moving ahead with […]

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CSIRO Findings Support MBIRA Long Term Vision

The Melbourne to Brisbane Rail Alliance (MBIRA) has welcomed the release of a CSIRO pilot study that details the potential transport savings that are set […]

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Parkes Prime Target for Faster Rail Link

LOCAL residents and businesses in Parkes stand to benefit from a boost to jobs and tourism with the Federal Government investing $8 million into a […]

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Parkes to Narromine Inland Rail Information Sessions

Learn more about Inland Rail’s construction progress in the Central West Combined total of 286 people working on the project shared between InLink and their […]

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Pacific National’s ‘Four Ps’ will help revolutionise Australian freight

Port Botany, Penrith, Parkes, Perth “Australia’s largest rail freight operator has set in motion a plan to revolutionise freight movements across the length and breadth […]

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Construction commences on north-west connection of Inland Rail in Parkes

Construction on the Inland Rail has marked a significant milestone this week, with the Australian Rail Track Corporation contractors INLink taking possession of the existing […]

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Inland Rail Progress

Construction ramps up as Inland Rail takes hold of track for the first time

Construction on the Inland Rail is ramping up on the Parkes to Narromine section, with the construction contractor INLink taking possession of the existing track […]

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Special Activation Precinct given the green light for next stage of planning

The NSW Government has given the Parkes Special Activation Precinct the green light to progress from concept to detailed land-use studies and community consultation to […]

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Funding to deliver crucial service infrastructure for Parkes Hub

Parliamentary Secretary for Western NSW, The Hon. Rick Colless MLC visited Parkes today to announce $8.485 million in funding to deliver crucial service infrastructure extensions […]

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Parkes is perfect place for the future of Australian freight

Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail project gaining momentum Australia’s largest rail freight operator, Pacific National, has in the last year committed $35 million to develop […]

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Historic moment as ground is broken for construction on Inland Rail in Parkes

Construction of the once-in-a-generation Inland Rail officially began today, boosting jobs, creating vital infrastructure and strengthening the economy. The Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack turned […]

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It’s time to take your business to regional NSW

Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro today announced a landmark Investment Attraction Package for Regional NSW, including financial incentives targeted towards offsetting […]

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Exporting or considering exporting?

Construction for Inland Rail one step closer as first approvals obtained

Construction of the Parkes to Narromine section of Inland Rail in NSW is imminent with Planning Approval granted today following two years of environmental assessment […]

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Inland Rail tracks ahead with information sessions from Narrabri to Narromine to Parkes

With the first track for Inland Rail due to be laid in the Central West soon, community members are encouraged to learn more about Inland […]

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Parkes Long-Term Strategic Planning Rewarded

The unveiling of Parkes as the first site for a NSW Government “Special Activation Precinct” and inland port is the result of years of careful […]

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Pacific National says the Economic Vision for Regional NSW is a ‘tripling down on good ideas’

Australia’s largest rail freight operator today welcomed the NSW Government’s announcement to create a special investment zone at the Parkes National Logistics Hub. Pacific National […]

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Parkes Inland Port Set to be Regional NSW’s First Special Activation Precinct

Regional New South Wales’ first special activation precinct which would include an inland port in Parkes will create jobs and enable agricultural value-adding, bringing regional […]

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Connectivity, Cooperation and Communities: Key themes to emerge from Parkes

The Inland Rail Conference 2018 jointly presented by the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) and the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) in Parkes NSW on 18-19 July […]

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Travelling Billboard for the Parkes Hub

Parkes Shire Council in partnership with SCT Logistics, has installed truck back advertising on twelve SCT Logistics trailers that travel daily between Parkes and Western […]

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Helping Regions be Ready for Inland Rail

The Liberal and Nationals Government has today announced the development of a strategic planning tool to support the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail, led by […]

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New campaign set to attract big business to Parkes

Emerging as the most strategically significant location in the national transport network following the commencement of construction on the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail, Parkes […]

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First steel delivery keeps Inland Rail on track

The first of 14,000 tonnes of steel rail has been delivered for the Parkes to Narromine section of the Inland Rail project. Announcement follows the […]

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Ten-point plan for supply chain efficiencies

by Charles Pauka on August 17, 2017 in Breaking News, Government, Rail Freight and Intermodal, SC Management The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has submitted its […]

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Logistics Giants Join Forces For Improved Freight Outcomes

To celebrate 10 years’ operation in Parkes, SCT Logistics is focusing on delivering improved levels of freight services from the Parkes region to Port of […]

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Pacific National commits initial $35 million to Parkes Logistics Terminal

  Australia’s largest rail freight operator, Pacific National, has committed an initial $35 million to commence development of the company’s Parkes Logistics Terminal. Inspecting the […]

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MBIRA welcomes Inland Rail bridges

  News of the construction of two new rail bridges along the Inland Rail route. Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Darren Chester MP visited Parkes […]

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$8.4 billion to deliver Inland Rail

  Parkes Shire Mayor, Councillor Ken Keith OAM praised the Government’s  announcement  in the 2017/18 budget for $8.4 billion dollars for the development of the […]

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