The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) is preparing environmental impact statements (EIS) for their proposed Inland Rail Project – two sections are located within the Ipswich Local Government Area: Helidon to Calvert (H2C) and Calvert to Kagaru (C2K). The ARTC holds regular community consultations and information displays to inform development of the feasibility designs and the EIS studies. Upcoming community consultation sessions and information displays will be listed on this page as they become available and community members, organisations and businesses are invited to attend these sessions to obtain information and give feedback on the various sections and stages of the project.

The ARTC will be hosting their next Community Consultative Committee meeting in Ipswich as follows: Thursday 15 October 2020 5:30pm - 8:00pm Railway Museum If you wish to attend as an observer, please send an email to or phone 1800 732 761.

Inland Rail Project Calvert-to-Kagaru (C2K) Section

For more information please visit the Scenic Rim CCC and the Calvert to Kagaru project webpages.

Inland Rail Project Helidon-to-Calvert (H2C) Section

The Inland Rail Stakeholder Team will be at the following locations - all are welcome to come and speak with them:

Grandchester Hall
Wednesday 16 September 11.00 am – 7.00 pm

Forest Hill Place, Anzac Park
Friday 25 September 9.00 am – 4.00 pm

Helidon RSL
Wednesday 30 September 11.00 am – 7.00 pm

Laidley Cultural Centre
Saturday 31 October 7.00 am – 12.00 pm

For more information on the H2C Community Engagement Program see H2C Inland Rail Project EIS Engagement Program (PDF, 753.2 KB).