NT flooding prompts renewed call for Isa-Tennant Creek rail link

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
February 4 2022 - 9:00pm
Damage to the Ghan rail line has prompted renewed calls for a rail link between Northern Territory and Queensland.

The flooding that has closed the Stuart Highway and caused food shortages in the Northern Territory has prompted renewed calls for a rail link to Queensland.


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.

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