Taskforce created to get Mt Isa line reopened

THE Mt Isa line, a crucial link between the mines in northwestern Queensland and Townsville may only reopen in late April at the earliest and is likely to cost hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production.

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Recovering a Pacific National train stranded at Nelia is a key task in bringing the Mt Isa line back.

That mid-May timeline is better than the six months some news reports had suggested but still a long time to have such an important freight route out of action.