Corporate Social Responsibility
Railtrain often participate in provincial social programs in addition to supporting local community activities and teams. Here are some of our contributions below:
RAC WA Sport Star Awards – Railtrain Junior Sports Star award
RAC Sport Star Award – Railtrain Junior Sport Star Awards since 2011. The RAC WA Sport Star Awards enables the Western Australian community to recognise excellence in sport and celebrate the achievements of sportspeople in WA. Through a partnership with the West Australia Sport Federation, Railtrain demonstrates it contribution to, and support of, the WA sport and active recreation communities state wide.
Western Australian Railways Institute
Railtrain are in partnership with “The WA Railways Institute” (WARI), providing benefits to all Railtrain employees with the best working conditions and services to our employees and their families. WARI is the premium staff recreation and leisure organisation in Western Australia providing lifestyle services to employees within the rail industry – and have a long history to prove it!
Our commitment has always been to Think Safe + Work Safe = Home Safe. With WARI we introduce another stage in ‘Live Safe’. A focus in point is to the impact of a workplace on an employee’s mental health and well-being. By our new alliance with WARI – a premium recreation and leisure organisation in Western Australia providing lifestyle services to rail employees – opportunities are provided to employees for leisure and lifestyle activities to safely maintain their work/life balance.
Railtrain are part of the Carbon Neutral E Cards ‘Plant-A-Tree’ program that reduces our carbon footprint. Not only is paper saved by not purchasing the normal paper printed cards but with every purchase of an E Card at least 1 tree is planted on behalf of our clients and reducing our carbon footprint.
Australia Red Cross Donors
Red25 is a unique Australian Red Cross giving program uniting with groups and organisations around Australia to save lives through blood donation. This year Australian Red Cross set a goal to save lives; to achieve 25% of all blood donations needed in this country.
Proud to be part of the Red25 Railtrain club donor group, several of Railtrain staff give blood and/or plasma every three months. Every one donation can save up to three lives. To date Railtrain have saved over 210 lives since 2011. We continue to support the Red Cross and welcome friends and family to join us in giving.
Cancer Council - ABMT
Each year Railtrain host an Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in support for the Cancer Council. Railtrain host the morning tea and additionally match whatever the staff raise in donations.
KARRATHA DAMPIER MEN’S DART TEAM
Based in Karratha in the Pilbara, the KDMDA has 10 teams participating in the competition in 2013. Each year the association enters up to 4 teams to take part in the annual Pilbara Darts Championships. This year the week-long event is being hosted by Carnarvon and will see teams attending from across the Pilbara including Karratha/Dampier, Port Hedland, Wickham, Newman, Tom Price, Exmouth and Carnarvon. The KDMDA has had great results in the championships winning A Grade for the past 3 years as well as C Grade last year.
PORT KENNEDYS MEN'S DART TEAM
Playing in the Mandurah Men’s Dart Association and out of the Port Kennedy RSL Club these gentleman had two teams, the A Reserve and B Grade. Railtrain continue to support the Mens Dart Team annually.