20/12/04

Stewardship in Action grants of up to $30,000 are available for Victorian Rail Trail Committees of Management appointed under the Crown Land (Reserves) Act for works undertaken on the Crown land reserves that they manage...

03/12/04

On 28 November the station sign for Barongarook was installed at the old station site. A sausage sizzle and small fair was held in conjunction with this at the local hall. Well attended by locals and some visitors to the...

24/11/04

On Sunday 28 November 2004, the Barongarook Hall Committee will hold a BBQ and car boot sale at the Barongarook Hall. It is also planned to unveil the replica Barongarook station name board on the day. 9am-1pm. Barongaro...

24/11/04

Despite a lot of rain, the Friends of the Great Southern Rail Trail had a very successful weekend on 13/14 November. Two train trips were run on the local tourist railway, a dinner train on Saturday night and a breakfast...

12/11/04

Railtrails Australia were among the 151 attendees at the recent Adelaide Conference. Visit the Conference Web Site...

03/11/04

The friends of the Great Southern Rail Trail in South Gippsland have organised a weekend packed with activities involving the rail trail, the tourist railway to Leongatha and other local attractions. Full details at Frie...

02/11/04

The second annual rail tail conference was held on 8 October 2004. The workshop covered a range of topics including building trails, working with landowners, signage and road crossings. Copies of a number of the presenta...

01/11/04

Railtrails Australia today launched its rail trail signage guide. The guide is available here for download. Download the guide here The guide is provided in PDF format. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader softwar...

01/11/04

Discuss rail trails online with our new forums section. Share your experiences on rail trails you have visited or ask questions of others. To access the forums click on Forums in the menu on the left hand side of this pa...

01/11/04

The Railtrails Australia AGM 2004 was held on Wednesay 29 September. The committee was elected as follows: President: Barry Holt and Tony Maddock – joint president Vice President: Alexander McCooke Treasurer: Vince...