15/07/13

Stage two of the Brassall Rail Trail has opened toward Wulkuraka Railway Station. This section runs from the former end of the trail at Workshops St Brassall and now continues across Albion St along a concrete path to Vo...

13/07/13

In order to more evenly distribute the work load among our volunteer team, we have created a new set of email addresses for our regional representatives. The reps’ names and email addresses can be found in the new ...

24/06/13

Rail Trails Australia has been aware of the enormous potential for wonderful recreational paths in NSW for some time. Whilst there are over 800km of functional rail trails in Victoria for example, there are no public rai...

15/06/13

A new replacement bridge on the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail at Esk was opened on the 18 May 2013 between the Esk show grounds and the Esk Station Site. The original bridge wash washed away in the January 2011 Floods and t...

04/06/13

Victorian Deputy Premier Peter Ryan, announced that $105,000 from RDV would be provided to Wellington Council to upgrade the trail from McKinnons Road Tinamba to Heyfield, and a new section from Heyfield to Dawson.  A f...

02/06/13

Total funding of $670,000 has been provided, with $300,000 from Regional Development Australia Fund, and $370,000 being leveraged from other sources.  This project will see five heritage station sites along the iconic 4...

30/05/13

The all-weather trail is located in the Gilbert Valley as a direct linkage to the Riesling Trail in the Clare Valley, and marketed as part of the South Australian and National Trails network. The Trail Management Project...

28/05/13

The federal government has announced total funding of $512,281 to carry out improvements to 17 kilometres of gravel rail trail surface from Killara (near Wodonga) to Huon in north east Victoria.  It also includes the es...

25/05/13

Rail Trails Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of David Willcox as our first representative for West Australia. This will enable us to provide more up to date information on rail trails in this state and be...

25/05/13

What could be better than combining a steam train and a rail trail.  707 Operations Inc is running a special steam train from Melbourne to South Geelong this coming Sunday 2nd June 2013 that will allow people to ride or...