Safe railways for Australia

CEO Industry Reference Group


  • Strategic industry direction and planning
  • Issues/improvements required
  • Input in to ONRSR's strategic direction and overall effectiveness in relation to rail safety operations


Chief Executives or a direct report from:

  • Australiasian Railway Association (ARA)
  • Rail Industry Safety Standards Board (RISSB)
  • Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU)
  • Rail industry sectors selected by ARA/RISSB

    Members include:

    Passenger Operators
    Metro Trains Melbourne
    Sydney Trains
    Queensland Rail

    Light Rail
    GoldlinQ Pty Ltd

    Freight Operators
    One Rail Australia Pty Ltd
    Aurizon Operations Limited

    Network Manager
    Australian Rail Track Corporation
    Arc Infrastructure


    John Holland Group

    Tourist & Heritage
    Association of Tourist and Heritage Rail Australia


  • Chief Executive
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Executive Director – Policy, Reform & Stakeholder Engagement

Meeting frequency

Three times a year.

Meeting summaries

Upcoming meetings

  • 26 November 2021
Last updated: 10 September 2021