Illawarra Newsroom

Kiama Railway Station shares in $600m works

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Construction will begin soon to extend platforms at Kiama Railway Station, as part of $600 million in network upgrades.

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward announced the works today, saying it'll prepare the South Coast train network, for the introduction of the New Intercity Fleet.

Mr Ward added that the works involve multiple facets, and construction is expected to be complete by late next year, â€śMain construction activities will begin this week including upgrading tracks, installing combined service routes to protect and carry cabling underground, overhead wiring and cabling work, installation of support structures and signalling modifications."

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