18/12/05

The Committee of Management of the Great Southern Rail Trail in Gippsland, Victoria (see description) is seeking contributions from individuals to help complete an important bridge across the Tarwin River at Meeniyan. As...

13/12/05

A community Opening Day event to launch the East Gippsland Rail Trail extension from Nowa Nowa to Orbost will be held on Saturday January 28th 2006 at Nowa Nowa. Click here for more details of the rail trail including ma...

05/12/05

The 34km Coast to Vines rail trail as its name suggests runs from the sea at Hallet Cove and Marino through vineyards to Willunga, south of Adelaide. Click here for more details of the rail trail including map. The citie...

14/11/05

The Victorian Government’s Department of Innomvation, Industry and Regional Development has released a new funding program for regional Victoria, which proposes funding for rail trails. Page 48 of the Moving Forwar...

02/11/05

As part Catchment Week celebrations the West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority is hosting a Bike & Walk Family Day on Sunday, November 13th along the Great Southern Rail Trail. The day is free of charge. Cycle...

28/10/05

NOTICE OF MEETING and call for NOMINATIONS The Annual General Meeting of Railtrails Australia will be held on November 16th 2005 at the ROYAL HOTEL corner of Spensley and Berry Streets, Clifton Hill, 3068 Melbourne, Vict...

25/10/05

Members of the Railtrails Australia Committee, Vince Aitkin and Frank Kinnersley, were assisted by NSW member and Sydney resident Jim Hope in running a stand at the Bicycling Australia Show which was held over the weeken...

09/10/05

Railtrails Australia has changed its postal address to PO Box 1198, Box Hill Vic 3128, Australia. For the next few months, mail sent to our old post office box in East Melbourne will be forwarded to the new address. Our ...

01/10/05

The Old Beechy Rail Trail, 130km SE of Melbourne, will be officially opened on Saturday 22nd October 2005. Click here for more details of the rail trail including an updated map. There will be a brief welcome for those t...

01/10/05

The Collie to Darkan Rail Trail, 200km SE of Perth, will be officially opened on Sunday 16th October 2005 Click here for more details of the rail trail The opening will take place at the Darkan Railway Station in Darkan....