Derailment Avon Yard WA - Rail Network Delays

5 March 2021

Pacific National have advised that the mainline between Avon Yard and Perth has been closed due to a derailment. 


At this stage, the mainline remains closed until further notice.  We expect lengthy delays in our network due to significant damage to the signaling infrastructure.  The number of days freight will be delayed is currently unknown however when more information comes to hand, we will update you accordingly.

 Rail Network Delays Derailment Avon Yard WA

This advice is being provided to assist customers with planning for the inevitable flow on effects that will result from vehicles being delayed in transit.


We will actively manage the situation by communicating revised ETA’s when known,  and we will continue to do everything possible to minimise the inconvenience to our customers.


Please note this is a force majeure event and is out of CEVA's control.