09 September 2016

Federal Minister Darren Chester visited Wakefield Transport Group yesterday, Thursday 8th September, 2016 for a site tour of the facility.  The Minister was also accompanied by Federal Member for the Mallee Andrew Broad, and State Local Member Peter Crisp.

Discussion of the benefits of the Murray Basin Rail Project and the growth expectations of the region, were combined with a tour through the cool room and storage facilities at Wakefields.  The Minister was also able to observe rail container loading and the grain load out facility.