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Latest media releases

Road and rail safety plea ahead of school year (Ministerial media statement)
The Queensland Government is urging parents, students and other road users to take extra care on roads, particularly around railway crossings, ahead of the start of the 2018 school year next week (Monday, 22 January).
Queensland Rail appoints new executive leader to drive customer service and innovation
A senior executive with more than 18 years' experience in driving change, innovation and customer service in the global aviation and travel industries has joined Queensland Rail's Executive Leadership Team this week.
Next round of NGR trains hit the tracks
​The next two New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) trains have commenced passenger services on the Queensland Rail network this week.
Exciting opportunity for Normanton retailer
For the first time ever, the Normanton Railway Station Kiosk will open to tender this Monday (8 January), with Queensland Rail inviting enthusiastic and experienced retailers to submit applications or risk missing out.
First passengers experience New Generation Rollingstock fleet
Queensland’s first New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) train made its inaugural passenger journey on the Queensland Rail network today, travelling from the Gold Coast through to Brisbane.
New trains to begin service next week
​The first of South East Queensland’s newest trains are ready, and will start passenger services next week. 
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