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Ettamogah Rail Hub (ERH)

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Rail
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Mid 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$12,200,000
Australian Government Contribution:$2,600,000
Local Council/Shire:Albury City Council
Corridor:Sydney - Melbourne

Project Description

This project will deliver 5 kilometres of new arrival and departure sidings at the Ettamogah Rail Hub so that trains calling at ERH can pull off the single track main-line. Currently trains stop on the mainline to exchange wagons at the hub. This will not be an option when Inland Rail is operational.


  • Improved connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets
  • Improved freight productivity (and access to freight gateways)
  • Improved freight rail services


The Australian Government has committed $2.6 million towards the project.


Construction is expected to commence late 2020 and be completed by mid 2021.

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Project details last updated: 22/10/2020