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Hosted by the Australasian Railway Association (ARA), AusRAIL is the largest gathering of rail executives in the Southern Hemisphere. Supported by the Institution of Railway Engineers (IRSE), Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA) and the Rail Track Association of Australia (RTAA), AusRAIL showcases the innovation of the industry’s people, systems and products.

21–23 November 2017 | Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

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Special 20% discount ARA Member Rate available


AusRAIL PLUS 2017 builds on the established tradition of harnessing the innovation and integration of our people, systems and products to bring together the very best the rail industry has to offer!

To engage both current and future generations, the three-day conference, complete with technical papers will be accompanied by a fascinating trade exhibition with representation from small and local companies to multinational and overseas enterprises. Reflecting the theme, ‘Rail’s Digital Revolution’, the 2017 event will showcase the innovation of our people, systems and products to address the common opportunities and challenges facing industry.

While plans continue for 2017, let’s reflect on the success of AusRAIL 2016.

AusRAIL 2016 again proved to be the meeting place for anyone operating in, or looking to do business within the Australian rail sector.

The agenda highlighted the theme ‘Rail – Moving the Economy Forward’ and looked into rail’s role in enhancing Australia’s productivity, livability and international competitiveness, while exploring the policy, planning, funding, reform and collaboration required to ensure a better rail future for all.

AusRAIL 2016 – By numbers

  • Conference Delegates: 536
  • Conference and Seminar Speakers: 75
  • Exhibiting companies: 112
  • Exhibitor Stand Staff: 408
  • Individual Exhibition Visitors: 970
  • Networking Drinks Attendees: 1029
  • Gala Dinner Attendees: 739

For more information on AusRAIL PLUS 2017 please visit our website.


when & where

21 - 23 Nov 2017

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cnr Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101
07 3308 3000

Book Accommodation with Lido Group
For your convenience Lido Group will manage your accommodation needs. Click here or call 02 8585 0808.

Special Airtrain Discount Offer for AusRAIL Attendees
Brisbane’s Airtrain would like to offer all AusRAIL attendees a special discount. Simply present a printed copy of this letter at the Airtrain station.

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