24/09/03

  On Friday 17 October, Bicycle Victoria and Railtrails Australia will present a a free conference for rail trail groups and people wanting to know what rail trails are all about. For more information including the ...

24/09/03

Melbourne’s Channel 7 screen a half hour Sunday show called “Discover”. On 23 August, the Channel 7 crew filmed parts of the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail for inclusion in their program. Vince Aitkin...

24/09/03

A new report published by La Trobe University shows the economic benefits of rail trails. The report looked at spending by rail trail users on accommodation, food, transport and other needs. A summary of the report is av...

24/09/03

The Kettle Valley railway has a lot of work to do to rebuild their trail. Twelve bridges in the Myra Canyon have been lost and two severely damaged in the Okanagan Mountain Park fire. Only four trestles remain – an...

10/09/03

Support is growing for an extension of the Bendigo to Axedale Rail Trail. The trail currently follows part of the cross-country branch line that ran from Bendigo via Heathcote to join the main Melbourne to Sydney line ne...

10/09/03

Starting in Bairnsdale with activities beginning on Friday evening for those with more time to enjoy this fantastic region of Victoria. A great variety of activities will be provided along the Rail Trail at each particip...

10/09/03

A local group is currently looking to secure funding for a “rails to trails” project along the former Millaa Millaa to Tolga branch line. We post additional news of this project when available....

04/09/03

Three Community Jobs Programs have taken place on the rail trail since November 2001. Works on the trail have included: Building of concrete bridge at bottom of Nimmins Bridge to allow safe crossing for horses over the W...

04/09/03

Melbourne’s Channel 7 screen a half hour Sunday show called “Discover”. On 23 August, the Channel 7 crew filmed parts of the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail for inclusion in their program. Vince Aitkin...

04/09/03

The 2003 Bicyclling Australia Show will be on open to the public on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 September at the Rosehill Gardens Function Centre, Parramatta. The show will be open 10am-4pm Saturday and 10am-5pm Sunday. Come...