11/03/14

A multi-party standing committee has recommended that the NSW state government allow rail trail development on disused governement rail corridors. The report  titled ‘Tourism in local communities’ and its 25 recomme...

28/02/14

The “Friends of the Tiger Trail” and the wider community are to be congratulated on their tremendous efforts to raise money towards the study. They have raised over $10,000 to date. The State Government has a...

26/02/14

The very popular Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail east of Melbourne is not complete.  It can extend another 12km through the scenic Yarra Valley to Yarra Glen. Over the past six years Rail Trails Australia has been work...

23/02/14

Northern Tasmania Development has completed a demand and economic benefit assessment for the proposed rail trail between Launceston and Billycock Hill, near Ledgerwood. The report concludes that after five years (post-co...

19/01/14

Transfield Services are replacing some of SP AusNet’s power lines with new conductors on 23rd of January 2014 near Leongatha. The work involves replacing the power lines which cross the Great Southern Rail Trail. Durin...

13/01/14

Damage to Caboolture- Wamuran  Rail Loop, 50 km north of Brisbane  from last years severe weather conditions has now been fully repaired Thanks must be given to Queensland Parks and Wildlife Services team for quick...

13/01/14

On  Sunday 26 January (Australia Day 2014) the Capricorn Coast Pineapple Rail Trail in Yeppoon will be officially opened by the Mayor,  Bill Ludwig and State member Hon. Bruce Young. So come for a walk or ride along Q...