Farmers and landowners will be able to sell construction materials such as rock, gravel and soil from borrow pits and quarries to supply the Inland Rail project.
The Australian Rail Track Corporation has awarded a $23 million geotechnical investigations contract in preparation to build the 8.5 kilometres of tunnels on Gowrie to Kagaru section of Inland Rail.
Preliminary designs have been released for the Inland Rail's Condamine floodplain crossing.
The Federal Government held a roundtable meeting for Inland Rail at Coonamble, NSW, to build trust and maintain transparency with local communities and stakeholders.
The $300 million construction contract to deliver the first section of Inland Rail has been awarded to a joint venture.