Maxwelton upgrade to help cattle trains in the North West

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
August 4 2022 - 8:00pm
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The Department of Transport and Main Roads is investing $4.26 million to upgrade the Mount Isa rail line siding at Maxwelton to improve access for cattle and freight rail services.


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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