The Central West system adjoins the Aurizon Blackwater system at Emerald and runs from Emerald to Hughenden via Longreach and Winton over approximately 780 km.
Products carried through the system are:
- containerised freight.
The Spirit of the Outback long distance passenger service runs between Brisbane and Longreach.
The Central Western system information pack contains a general overview of the system, including climate information, a description of the railway and track, as well as infrastructure and rollingstock operational constraints.
To apply for access on the Central West system, please see the Access page.