18/05/04

The Hon John Brumby MP, Minister for State and Regional Development opened the Ballarat – Skipton Rail Trail on 12 March 2004....

18/02/04

Final surfacing works are about to commence on the trail. These will provide a good gravel surface the total distance. Works are also underway to ensure wheelchair access through the existing bollards. The Mitchell Mine ...

18/02/04

The Goulburn to Crookwell Railway was opened in 1902, with special excursions for the Crookwell Show in March that year. Cattle and sheep were the main source of traffic, however super-phosphate became the main source in...

18/02/04

“TRAIL TRAFFIC COUNTERS – AN UPDATE” is a report by David Gasvoda, USFS Missoula Technology and Development Center, 1999. In it, he discusses the various types of counters available, and the best method...

18/02/04

The recently developed Gippsland Lakes Discovery Trail connects the East Gippsland Rail Trail with Lake Entrance. For part of its route the trail follows the route of a tramway built to carry quarried stone for construct...

18/02/04

The trail has recently gaining funding to run a 4th and final Community Jobs Program on the trail. This will mean the construction of a 100m boardwalk, insertion of numerous bollards, scrub clearing and signage erection ...

27/01/04

The first Railtrails Australia/Bicycle Victoria Rail Trails Conference, held on 17th October 2003, was a great success. Over 100 trail managers, trail builders and supporters and local and state government officers and c...

27/01/04

The Great Southern Rail Trail is now officially open through to Foster. For details of the trail, visit the trail’s web site....