The NSW Government has signed a contract with Momentum Trains to build a new regional rail fleet and purpose-built rail maintenance facility in Dubbo. Momentum Trains has started work on detailed designs for the Dubbo Maintenance Facility and the new fleet. The Project will create jobs and business opportunities in the area during construction, final train fit-out and operational phases. There will be opportunities for Aboriginal businesses and suppliers to work on the project. More information about the project is available here. Event Description Momentum Trains will provide a project briefing and share information about the opportunities available for Aboriginal businesses and suppliers to get involved. 

The forum will provide information on: 
  • Opportunities for businesses and suppliers during the construction phase of the project 
  • NSW Government Aboriginal Procurement Policy and Aboriginal Participation in Construction Policy 
  • Available support from Momentum Trains and other groups 
  • What Aboriginal businesses and suppliers need to start (e.g. registration as an Aboriginal business or enterprise) 

Aboriginal businesses and suppliers will have the opportunity to meet the Momentum Trains team at the forum. Representatives from other organisations which can help businesses and suppliers prepare for the project will also be in attendance. Momentum Trains is also offering one on one appointments for businesses to speak to a representative in the weeks following the forum. For those who would like the opportunity to book a one on one session with Momentum Trains please email to arrange a time. 
Please note there will be time allocated at the event for networking and to meet the team where your questions can be answered. To Register Space is limited. Please register your interest to attend the briefing by Thursday 23 May 2019 (maximum of two representatives per business). To register for the Aboriginal Business Briefing Session click here. Questions Please send any questions you have about this event to Deon Allen at by Thursday 23 May 2019.


Deon Allen


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Auditorium, Dubbo RSL Memorial Club
178 Brisbane Street, Dubbo

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