Track rerailing, Wallerawang

Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) is undertaking rerailing works in Wallerawang, as part of the NSW Government’s rail infrastructure program across the country rail network.

Works are being completed by TfNSW’s contractor, John Holland. John Holland operate and maintain the Country Regional Network across NSW under a ten year contract with TfNSW.


Why is the work being completed? 

Works are being completed to uograde the rail line along this section, reducing the need for maintenance and improving safety.


Works involve: 

  • Replacing damaged sleepers;
  • Rerailing the section with 60kg rail; and
  • Resurfacing after re-railing.


When will work commence? 

Works are currently scheduled to commence 5 March 2019 and will be completed 12 March 2019, subject to final approvals and weather conditions.

Site operations will run from Monday to Sunday, 6:00am to 6:00pm.


How will I be affected? 

You may hear maintenance noise during site operations and see some extra vehicle and heavy machinery movements in the area. We will endeavour to minimise the impact to the community wherever possible, during the works. 

We apologise in advance for increased traffic and noise from the works. Thank you for your patience as we complete these essential works. 

Residents are encouraged to contact our Community Relations team on 1300 661 390 or email should you have questions or concerns.