Inland Rail seeks approval for Wagga Edmondson Bridge replacement to upgrade freight capacity

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated March 14 2022 - 8:21pm, first published 6:00pm
VISION: Inland Rail's visualisation of how the Edmondson Bridge might look after its replaced to allow double-stacked shipping container rail carriages to pass underneath.

A $20 billion national rail freight project is proceeding with plans to replace a major Wagga bridge, which some residents fear will lead to significant traffic congestion across the city.


Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich


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