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Latest media releases

New Generation Rollingstock to roll out to Springfield and Redcliffe Peninsula lines
​As part of the continued rollout of the New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) fleet, the trains are scheduled to commence operating some Springfield and Redcliffe Peninsula line services in September 2018.
Statement on overhead power issue through inner city
At 8.28pm last night (Saturday 7 July), we experienced an overhead power issue through the inner city area. 
Robina station celebrates 20 years
On this day in 1998, Queensland Rail’s Robina station welcomed its first customers through its doors, onto its platforms and into trains to begin what has now been a 20 year journey for the station.
Service changes remain in place as network begins to return to normal following GC2018 (Ministerial media statement)
As the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) enjoys its last day of competition, Queensland Rail has completed its own marathon on the Gold Coast line, clocking up more than 200,000 kilometres of train journeys during the past 11 days.
Central station turns green and gold in support of our Aussie heroes
Brisbane’s Central train station has been coloured green and gold, as Queensland welcomes thousands of spectators during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).
Maintenance hubs make for Games-ready rail network
The final plans are being delivered to Games-ready Queensland Rail’s network, including rapid response maintenance hubs up and down the Gold Coast line to keep trains moving during GC2018.
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