Basin rail 'fresh doubt'
MORE red flags had been raised for the Murray Basin Rail Project, said Murray Plains MP Peter Walsh.
Mr Walsh said Transport Infrastructure Minister Jacinta Allan told State Parliament budget hearings this week that her Federal Labor colleagues have made no commitment to the project’s delivery.
“Under questioning at Parliamentary hearings on the 2022-23 State Budget papers, the minister worked hard to muddy the waters and continued to refuse to provide Victoria’s $5 million co-contribution for planning to fix Labor’s botched work.
“North-west Victorians deserve better than constantly being handed the scraps off the table,” Mr Walsh said of the stalled project.
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