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The Courier Mail
What’s wrong with our trainsit was revealed less than 50 of the 200 new drivers need to restore reliability
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
it was revealed less than 50 of the 200 new drivers need to restore reliability on the system had been trained, although Queensland Rail (QR) insists the worst is over. In June, it wasn’t a lack of drivers but a technical fail that was the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The bad behaviours driving Brisbane train passengers nutscommutes Feet on the seat is the number one train etiquette gripe bugging Bris
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
commutes Feet on the seat is the number one train etiquette gripe bugging Brisbane city train commuters, according to Queensland Rail (QR). Top train etiquette tips: Bicycles on trains during peak times and people not vacating priority... Read more
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The North West Star
Taxpayers foot $12 million bill for train-replacement busesmaintenance closures. But unplanned cancellations due to Cyclone Debbie led to
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
maintenance closures. But unplanned cancellations due to Cyclone Debbie led to a bill of more than half a million dollars. Queensland Rail has spent more than $12 million hiring buses and almost $30,000 on taxis to replace train services over 11... Read more
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The Age
Taxpayers foot $12 million bill for train-replacement busesQueensland Rail has spent more than $12 million hiring buses and almost $30,000
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Queensland Rail has spent more than $12 million hiring buses and almost $30,000 on taxis to replace train services over 11 months. More than $8.6 million was spent from February 1 to August 31 alone on replacement rail buses for planned track... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Taxpayers foot $12 million bill for train-replacement busesQueensland Rail has spent more than $12 million hiring buses and almost $30,000
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Queensland Rail has spent more than $12 million hiring buses and almost $30,000 on taxis to replace train services over 11 months. More than $8.6 million was spent from February 1 to August 31 alone on replacement rail buses for planned track... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What’s wrong with our trainsit was revealed less than 50 of the 200 new drivers need to restore reliability
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
it was revealed less than 50 of the 200 new drivers need to restore reliability on the system had been trained, although Queensland Rail (QR) insists the worst is over. In June, it wasn’t a lack of drivers but a lack a technical fail that was... Read more
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The Age
Queensland government freezes QR executive bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for south-east Queensland rail commuters. Queensland Rail faced cascading rostering... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld government freezes QR exec bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for southeast Queensland rail commuters. QR faced cascading rostering issues a year... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Queensland government freezes QR executive bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for south-east Queensland rail commuters. Queensland Rail faced cascading rostering... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld government freezes QR exec bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for southeast Queensland rail commuters. QR faced cascading rostering issues a year... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld government freezes QR exec bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for southeast Queensland rail commuters. QR faced cascading rostering issues a year... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld government freezes QR exec bonusesDeputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Deputy Premier and Transport Minister Jackie Trad has announced Queensland Rail executives will have their bonuses frozen for the year after 12 months of problems for southeast Queensland rail commuters. QR faced cascading rostering issues a year... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Railway chiefs’ bonus pay axedto bonus pay thanks to Jackie Trad EXCLUSIVE Kelmeny FraserDeputy Premier Jack
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to bonus pay thanks to Jackie Trad EXCLUSIVE Kelmeny FraserDeputy Premier Jackie Trad has axed executive bonuses for Queensland Rail big wigs after a less than stella performance of the rail system. Picture: Annette Dew DEPUTY Premier Jackie... Read more
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The North West Star
Brisbane CBD train lines closed, allow an extra hour for your tripBrisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Brisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan their journey in advance and allow an extra hour travel time, with the first train service on Monday to resume as normal. Queensland Rail has been contacted for com... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brisbane CBD train lines closed, allow an extra hour for your tripBrisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Brisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan their journey in advance and allow an extra hour travel time, with the first train service on Monday to resume as normal. Queensland Rail has been contacted for com... Read more
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The Age
Brisbane CBD train lines closed, allow an extra hour for your tripBrisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Brisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan their journey in advance and allow an extra hour travel time, with the first train service on Monday to resume as normal. Queensland Rail has been contacted for com... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brisbane train lines closed, allow an extra hour for your tripBrisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Brisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan their journey in advance and allow an extra hour travel time, with the first train service on Monday to resume as normal. Queensland Rail has been contacted for com... Read more
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The Age
Brisbane train lines closed, allow an extra hour for your tripBrisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Brisbane buildings. According to the Translink website, customers should plan their journey in advance and allow an extra hour travel time, with the first train service on Monday to resume as normal. Queensland Rail has been contacted for com... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Byrne resigns, won't contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Perth Now
Byrne resigns, won't contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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News.com.au
Byrne resigns, won’t contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Byrne resigns, won’t contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Herald Sun
Byrne resigns, won't contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Weekly Times
Byrne resigns, won't contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Byrne resigns, won't contest state polllet's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax." Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Sky News Australia
MP Bill Byrne resigns due to serious illnesslet's everybody chill out and relax.' Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne com
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
let's everybody chill out and relax.' Prior to entering politics, Mr Byrne completed an electrical apprenticeship with Queensland Rail before serving in the Australian Army. State Development Minister Dr Anthony Lynham will serve as acting... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Man charged with dangerous driving after alleged Brisbane hit-and-runA man has been charged after a Queensland Rail tractor crane allegedly hit a 27
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
A man has been charged after a Queensland Rail tractor crane allegedly hit a 27-year-old woman in inner Brisbane on Thursday morning. A 58-year-old Flinders View man has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing grievous... Read more
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The Age
Man charged with dangerous driving after alleged Brisbane hit-and-runA man has been charged after a Queensland Rail tractor crane allegedly hit a 27
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
A man has been charged after a Queensland Rail tractor crane allegedly hit a 27-year-old woman in inner Brisbane on Thursday morning. A 58-year-old Flinders View man has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing grievous... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two cars leave woman after horrific hit and runCourier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The veh
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Courier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The vehicle involved in the accident belonged to Queensland Rail and in a statement to Courier Mail the chief executive of the travel organisation said they were “doing... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Two cars leave woman after horrific hit and runCourier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The veh
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Courier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The vehicle involved in the accident belonged to Queensland Rail and in a statement to Courier Mail the chief executive of the travel organisation said they were “doing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Two cars leave woman after horrific hit and runCourier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The veh
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Courier Mail, a 58-year-old man handed himself in to police yesterday. The vehicle involved in the accident belonged to Queensland Rail and in a statement to Courier Mail the chief executive of the travel organisation said they were “doing... Read more
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The North West Star
Hit-and-run victim fights for life, with driver yet to be chargedman handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been c
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
man handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been charged. Police seized a tractor crane from Queensland Rail at Bowen Hills on Thursday. Queensland Rail chief-executive-officer Nick Easy said it was a terrible... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hit-and-run victim fights for life, with driver yet to be chargedman handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been c
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
man handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been charged. Police seized a tractor crane from Queensland Rail at Bowen Hills on Thursday. Queensland Rail chief-executive-officer Nick Easy said it was a terrible... Read more
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The Age
Hit-and-run victim fights for life, with driver yet to be chargedman handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been c
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
man handed himself into police on Thursday but 24 hours later he had not been charged. Police seized a tractor crane from Queensland Rail at Bowen Hills on Thursday. Queensland Rail chief-executive-officer Nick Easy said it was a terrible... Read more
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Perth Now
Footage shows horrific hit-and-runthe incident, but drives off after the arrival of another motorist. Police hav
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
the incident, but drives off after the arrival of another motorist. Police have seized the pettibone, which is owned by Queensland Rail. The woman is fighting for life. A 58-year-old man has come forward to police and is assisting them. The... Read more
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The North West Star
Footage emerges of woman struck down by tractor crane in Bowen Hillsa crane on the front hit a woman, leaving her with critical head injuries. Sho
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
a crane on the front hit a woman, leaving her with critical head injuries. Shocking footage has emerged of the moment a Queensland Rail tractor crane struck a woman crossing the road in Brisbane and then left the scene as she lay on the road... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Footage emerges of woman struck down by tractor crane in Bowen HillsShocking footage has emerged of the moment a Queensland Rail tractor crane stru
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Shocking footage has emerged of the moment a Queensland Rail tractor crane struck a woman crossing the road in Brisbane and then left the scene as she lay on the road with critical head injuries. The video, posted on Twitter by 7 News Brisbane,... Read more
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The Age
Footage emerges of woman struck down by tractor crane in Bowen HillsShocking footage has emerged of the moment a Queensland Rail tractor crane stru
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Shocking footage has emerged of the moment a Queensland Rail tractor crane struck a woman crossing the road in Brisbane and then left the scene as she lay on the road with critical head injuries. The video, posted on Twitter by 7 News Brisbane,... Read more
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The North West Star
Council buying up crucial land for Brisbane Metro's superbus stationsto be built directly beneath the busy Melbourne and Grey streets intersection a
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
to be built directly beneath the busy Melbourne and Grey streets intersection at South Brisbane, is being bought from Queensland Rail. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has confirmed talks were under way with QR for the Brisbane City Council to buy a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
LNP pledges $30m for Metrostabling yard, on 4.5ha of land owned by the Department of Transport and Main R
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
stabling yard, on 4.5ha of land owned by the Department of Transport and Main Roads. The other parcel is 1600sq m owned by Queensland Rail on Grey St in South Brisbane, which council need to build an underground station at the Cultural Centre. Mr... Read more
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The North West Star
Council buying up crucial land for Brisbane Metro's superbus stationsfor the 60 Brisbane Metro "articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirm
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
for the 60 Brisbane Metro "articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirmed on Tuesday night talks were underway with Queensland Rail to buy the small portion of land beside the heritage-listed, red-brick South Brisbane rail station. Brisbane... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Council buying up crucial land for Brisbane Metro's superbus stationsfor the 60 Brisbane Metro “articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirm
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
for the 60 Brisbane Metro “articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirmed on Tuesday night talks were underway with Queensland Rail to buy the small portion of land beside the heritage-listed, red-brick South Brisbane rail station. Brisbane... Read more
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The Age
Council buying up crucial land for Brisbane Metro's superbus stationsfor the 60 Brisbane Metro “articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirm
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
for the 60 Brisbane Metro “articulated buses". Lord Mayor Graham Quirk confirmed on Tuesday night talks were underway with Queensland Rail to buy the small portion of land beside the heritage-listed, red-brick South Brisbane rail station. Brisbane... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Long-distance trains stopped in their tracksfull of people were stranded for more than five hours south of Bundaberg last n
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
full of people were stranded for more than five hours south of Bundaberg last night after destructive weather affected Queensland Rail services. Jayden Kiss told the Bundaberg News-Mail the Brisbane-Rockhampton train was stuck 12km outside of... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
KiwiRail rosters staff with Quintiqin 2007. New Zealand’s Aviation Services Service has been a user since 2010. I
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 13 days ago
in 2007. New Zealand’s Aviation Services Service has been a user since 2010. In June 2016 Quintiq announced that Sydney Trains had opted for its workforce planning and scheduling software. It is also used by Queensland Rail. Join the news... Read more
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Business Wire
KiwiRail to Drive High-Performance Culture with Advanced Workforce Planning Solution from Quintiqbiggest names and innovators in freight and passenger rail. These include DB Ca
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
biggest names and innovators in freight and passenger rail. These include DB Cargo, Green Cargo, Transport for London, Queensland Rail, and NTV, Italy’s first high-speed rail network. Quintiq’s latest rail customer in the Australia and New... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I was a scapegoat': Former rail exec blames Government for network woesFormer Queensland Rail boss blames State Government for network woes Photo: Th
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Former Queensland Rail boss blames State Government for network woes Photo: The Queensland Government says reliability of the rail network has improved in recent months. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Former Queensland Rail (QR) chief operating... Read more
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The Courier Mail
’We could have fixed rail fail straight away’A FORMER top Queensland Rail executive who resigned amid the rail fail saga has
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
A FORMER top Queensland Rail executive who resigned amid the rail fail saga has blamed the unions and the Palaszczuk Government for the crisis. Former chief operating officer Kevin Wright, who retired in the aftermath of the Christmas Day bungle... Read more
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News.com.au
’We could have fixed rail fail straight away’The rail fail saw about a third of services cancelled after a Christmas Day bun
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
The rail fail saw about a third of services cancelled after a Christmas Day bungle. Source:Supplied A FORMER top Queensland Rail executive who resigned amid the rail fail saga has blamed the unions and the Palaszczuk Government for the... Read more
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The Age
Former QR exec denies blame for rail failFormer Queensland Rail chief operating officer Kevin Wright. Photo: Queensland
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Former Queensland Rail chief operating officer Kevin Wright. Photo: Queensland Rail The former chief operating officer of Queensland Rail, Kevin Wright, says he was made a "scapegoat" for the so-called "rail fail" nearly a year ago. Timetable... Read more
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