23/02/16

Rail Trails for NSW hosted the official launch of the proposed Tumut to Batlow on Sat 20th February 2016. RTforNSW Chairman, John Moore, opened the launch at 1.30pm at the Tumut Bowling Club. The launch was attended by a...

11/02/16

Update from V/Line (VIC) about the ongoing issues with coaches replacing some rail services. The upshot is: these services are free, and they will accept bikes, subject to space and you taking responsibility for it (incl...

06/02/16

Construction has commenced on the rail trail with eight  rail bridges to be re-installed  for Rail Trail users. These bridges will be built to reflect the former railway heritage of the trail.             ...

30/01/16

A little bit late in notice but SBS ran a BBC series on walking rail trails in Britain over the summer holidays. The shows feature the history of the former railway and an aerial overview of the routes. If you are quick ...

13/01/16

The Honourable Jackie Trad MP, Deputy Premier has advised that funding has been granted for the Toogoolawah to Moore Section of the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail. This section includes the Heritage Listed Yimbun Tunnel buil...

13/01/16

A local committee has been working on the proposed Richmond Vale Rail Trail (RVRT) between Hexham and Kurri Kurri in NSW, near Newcastle for several years.  Recently the three councils involved (Newcastle, Lake Macquari...

10/01/16

The High Country Rail Trail in north east Victoria got an early Christmas present towards the end of last year.  The City of Wodonga upgraded the trail surface from Ludlows Reserve to Huon to the same high standard as H...

10/01/16

At the end of November 2015 the Scottsdale to Tonganah section of the North East Tasmania Rail Trail was officially opened  As part of this work the trail surface for the existing section from Tonganah to Billycock Hill...

09/01/16

Following the unofficial opening of the 21km section of the O’Keefe Rail Trail from Axedale to Heathcote in August 2015, it was given the recognition that it deserves with an official opening in late December. Over...