Value of Rail 2020

The Australian rail industry contributes $29.8 billion to the economy and supports safer, more sustainable communities.

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Fast tracking rail innovation

Read our major research report on finding the fast track for innovation in the Australasian rail industry.

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ARA calls for national tendering approach

The ARA has launched a new tendering framework, outlining 21 recommendations for changes state governments could make now to get jobs-creating rail projects off the ground faster and easier.

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The peak body for Australian and New Zealand rail

We represent more than 150 member organisations including passenger and freight operators, track owners and managers, suppliers, manufacturers, contractors and consultants. Find out how to become a member today.

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COVID 19

The ARA is committed to supporting our members during these challenging and rapidly-changing times.

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Gender diversity survey report

Our 2018-19 Gender Diversity Survey has confirmed more women are advancing their careers in rail, but there is still more to do to improve participation in the industry.

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