24/05/01

Support for the Upper Blue Mountains Rail Trail is gaining momentum. The report below appeared in the Blue Mountains Gazette of Wednesday 9 May 2001. Call for cycle/rail trail A designated track could he set aside for cy...

28/04/01

The last 2 km section from Sullivans Track to Yallourn has been graded and has a good surface (except for small sections where 4X4 wheel vehicles have illegally vandalized the track)! We are awaiting better conditions to...

21/04/01

Descriptions of railtrails on the Tasmanian West Coast are now available on the Railtrails Australia web site. A more detailed article on these trails will also be appearing in the Railtrails Australia Newsletter. Descri...

21/04/01

Hundreds of cyclists flocked to Beechworth for the opening of the trail from Everton to Beechworth on Easter Monday. This new 16 km section of the trail runs from the picturesque town of Beechworth to Everton. The trail ...

10/04/01

Bicycle Victoria met Minister Sheryl Garbutt in early April to seek resinstatement of funds ($700K) for the development of railtrails. The advice from the Minister was that direct funding was unlikely but the Crown Lands...

09/04/01

On Easter Monday the trail from Beechworth to Everton will be officially opened. It takes the form of a ride leaving the former Beechworth Railway Station at 1:30pm following the railtrail to Everton. Hopefully refreshme...

09/04/01

According to the February Trails & Greenways Update, the e-newsletter of the California Office of Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, “The RTC has a New President: Keith Laughlin, former executive director of the Whit...

09/04/01

Montezuma Falls Railtrail The North East Dundas Tramway once provided access to the mining town of Williamsford, passing on a high trestle bridge past the Montezuma Falls, one of the tallest waterfalls in the state. Toda...

13/03/01

Win the new book Railtrails Australia is planning for a new edition of Railtrails of Victoria to be published at the end of this year. If you own a copy of the first edition, we would like your feedback on what you liked...

14/02/01

The Great Southern Rail Trail have a new information brochure. It is available by writing to: Friends of The Great Southern Rail Trail, P.O. Box 521, Leongatha, Victoria, 3953....