13/09/21

Walkers and cyclists heading out on Victoria’s popular Warburton Rail Trail will have a safer route from Lilydale Railway Station when that town’s level-crossing removal project is completed later this year. Previous...

12/09/21

Moyne Shire has released a draft bicycle strategy for Port Fairy in Victoria’s western district.  The strategy proposes to extend the Port Fairy to Warrnambool Rail Trail, so that it continues through Railway Plac...

04/09/21

Rail Trails Australia is proud to announce the launch of our new dynamic website. We have been diligently working on this for a year – we hope you like it. The new website offers a greatly improved experience on your c...

16/08/21

Rail Trails Australia is very pleased to announce that after 14 years the spiral bound, hardcopy “Rail Trails of Victoria Guidebook” is now once again available. This 2021 edition is your indispensable guide ...

14/08/21

The Boyne Burnett Inland Rail Trail Inc Group are excited to invite you to the Official Opening of the Kalpowar to Builyan section of the Boyne Burnett Inland Rail Trail (BBIRT) on Saturday, 11 September 2021. This very...

31/07/21

Wagga Wagga City Council voted unanimously on 26 July to give in-principle support for the development of rail trails in the Wagga Wagga area. This positive outcome paves the way for further planning work to take place, ...

21/07/21

Sometimes it requires innovative ideas to achieve your objective – and this is certainly true of the currrent extension of the Great Southern Rail Trail (GSRT) in Victoria’s South Gippsland region. Before rail...

19/07/21

Recently the Friends of the Bendigo Kilmore Rail Trail installed 'whistle post' style sign posts at road crossings along Victoria's O'Keefe Rail Trail, between Axedale and Heathcote. ...

19/07/21

On Monday 26 July, Wagga Wagga City Council (in NSW) will vote on a motion to give in-principle support for the development of rail trails in the Wagga Wagga Local Government Area. A successful vote will pave the way for...

14/07/21

Following a $6m grant from the Victorian Government to the Wellington and South Gippsland Shire Councils, the Great Southern Rail Trail in Victoria's Gippsland region will become a continuous off-road track from Nyo...