A CQU researcher has won a $400k grant to help understand issues around track buckling, train derailments and train-track...

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17th Nov. 2020 10:11 AM

PREMIER Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a $1 billion train building package for Maryborough's Downer EDI facility, but...

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14th Oct. 2020 6:10 AM

Sledge ignites a fresh rail fight on the Fraser Coast

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09th Oct. 2020 8:10 PM

Train services on a busy Brisbane line have been suspended after a truck somehow found its way onto the tracks.

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21st Aug. 2020 7:08 AM

More than a year after an elderly woman died after being struck by a train, local residents are still waiting for new...

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18th June 2020 2:06 PM

Health and transport officials in one capital city will meet about how overcrowded trains are making social distancing...

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13th May 2020 3:05 PM

Queensland Rail has paid more than $1m in driver overtime during the coronavirus crisis, even as the number of people...

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04th May 2020 4:05 AM

Transport minister Mark Bailey has announced the reduction of long haul train and coach services to reduce the spread of...

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27th March 2020 8:03 AM

Maryborough’s Downer factory could inherit more work after further faults were identified in the troubled trains...

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06th March 2020 12:03 AM

The NSW Rail, Tram and Bus Union claims a new train fleet has a design fault which compromises safety, but Transport for...

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09th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

Flash flooding across parts of the southeast have caused massive delays for residents, as water spills across roads and...

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09th Feb. 2020 12:02 PM

Drivers and pedestrians are dicing with death across southeast Queensland, narrowly missing trains travelling up to 140km/h...

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29th Dec. 2019 6:12 AM

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has responded after being ridiculed for a “fabricated” photo opportunity. And she...

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17th Dec. 2019 8:12 AM

Police have been called to clear a climate activist from the tracks of an inner Brisbane train station.

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09th Oct. 2019 10:10 AM

He wants to avoid jail for putting innocent lives at risk by pushing a car in front of an oncoming train — and this man’s...

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03rd Oct. 2019 12:10 PM

A RAIL grinder passed through Coffs Harbour on Saturday night with flames and smoke bellowing from its carriages.

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21st July 2019 4:07 PM

The 15-year journey that saw trains manufactured at Maryborough’s Downer factory came to an end on Monday.

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27th June 2019 12:06 AM

Police have alleged a Sydney man sat next to female passengers on trains and then performed sex acts on himself on multiple...

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26th June 2019 11:06 AM

A technical glitch in Brisbane has taken down southeast Queensland’s entire train network this morning.

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27th April 2019 9:04 AM

The same teen criminals harassing commuters on Gold Coast trains are also engaging in a sickening new trend they call...

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11th April 2019 9:04 AM

The final B-Series train left the Downer factory in Maryborough and began its two week journey to Perth where it will join...

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15th March 2019 12:03 AM

A woman who injured her spine and hip when she became “trapped between” the doors of a train as it left the station, has...

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01st Feb. 2019 5:02 PM

IT WAS tools down for Downer EDI executives and staff as they checked out the first of the New Generation Rollingstock...

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01st Feb. 2019 1:02 PM

The first of the botched New Generation Rollingstock trains is expected to arrive in the Heritage City for repairs at...

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29th Jan. 2019 12:01 AM

Commuters have lashed out as Melbourne’s train network left them “stranded” in sweltering heat last night and again this...

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15th Jan. 2019 8:01 AM

THE final bill to make Queensland's new generation rollingstock disability compliant will come in at almost $336...

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10th Dec. 2018 4:12 PM

A STRING of top officials and politicians have been quizzed by an inquiry into the troubled New Generation Rollingstock...

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03rd Dec. 2018 5:12 AM

TWO-thirds of the southeast’s passenger train lines have failed to meet Queensland Rail’s strict peak-hour punctuality...

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09th Nov. 2018 3:11 AM

Queensland Rail still can't say when it will provide the nine new daily train services promised to the region in 2016.

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01st Nov. 2018 3:11 PM

SYDNEY’S stranded rail commuters are fuming - and in a candid passenger video, it seems one rogue train driver is just as...

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18th Aug. 2018 6:08 PM

WATCH: Shocking accounts of poor driving endangering train driver's lives.

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16th Aug. 2018 12:08 AM

AN UNSETTLING video has been released of teenagers clinging to moving trains and dashing across tracks as part of a...

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15th Aug. 2018 7:08 AM

SHOCK new figures have emerged about the number of New Generation Rollingstock trains that have shipped to Queensland — and...

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09th Aug. 2018 6:08 AM

Despite it's recent failings QR bosses take home some pig pay checks.

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04th June 2018 8:06 AM

QUEENSLAND Rail will finally be able to employ drivers from the general public after the powerful rail union’s bid to block...

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04th June 2018 6:06 AM

A look at high speed rail around the world.

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17th May 2018 9:05 AM

WE’RE a nation dazzled by high-speed rail between our major cities, but there’s an alternative that’s far cheaper — and it...

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17th May 2018 4:05 AM

THEY’RE the tragedies too awful to talk about, but over his 30-years as a train driver, this man couldn’t avoid facing the...

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24th April 2018 6:04 AM

ANGRY commuters want answers after major delays across Sydney continued more than 12 hours after a single incident...

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06th April 2018 8:04 AM

MARYBOROUGH MP Bruce Saunders is trying to see the silver lining to his government's $100 million mistake.

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05th Feb. 2018 5:02 AM

QUEENSLAND trains will continue to be built in India with non-compliant toilets, meaning they will have to be ripped apart...

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04th Feb. 2018 10:02 AM

A compile of the risks people took at train crossings in 2017.

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31st Jan. 2018 9:01 AM

COMMUTERS will be stuck with a train system crippled to services equal to what our city had outgrown many decades ago —...

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25th Jan. 2018 7:01 AM