Bethungra family reluctant to accept Inland Rail

Stephen Burns
By Stephen Burns
Updated July 19 2022 - 3:55am, first published July 3 2022 - 8:00pm
Yvette McKenzie with her father Eric near the soak on Grasmere, Bethungra, through which the proposed Inland Rail is designated to follow.

The proposal to extent the Inland Rail from Stockinbingal to Illabo en route to Wagga Wagga has not met with unanimous approval from the many landholders who will lose country along the line.


Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College