Railtrail Connections – Spring 1995

Railtrail Connections Vol 02-1 Spring 1995

Railtrail Connections Vol 02-1 Spring 1995

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Contents

  • Feature article on Community input on rail trails.
  • Brisbane Valley Trail (Qld)
  • Western Australia Trails Conference
  • Timboon Bushland Co-operative (Vic)
  • Official launch of the Bellarine Trail (Vic)
  • Preservation of the Noojee bridge (Vic)
  • Letters

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 1996

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-1 Spring 1996

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-1 Spring 1996

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Contents

  • Feature article on Queensland Rail Trails and issues with land tenure.
  • Queensland report with maps
  • Victoria – hand-over of the Lilydale to Warburton rail trail
  • NSW Rail Trail Options Reviewed
  • Trail Tale – Tyers Valley Tramway (Vic)
  • Australian Rail Trail Guide – news

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-1 Spring 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-1 Spring 1997

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Contents

  • Feature article “Solution to NSW Railtrail Problem” – unlike other states rails have been left down on 2000km of closed NSW railway lines.
  • Solution to NSW Railtrail Problem
  • Bellarine Rail Trail (Vic)
  • Rail Trail Guide – Progress Report
  • Fourth Annual West Australian State Trails Conference
  • Trail Tale – Mirboo North to Boolarra Rail Trail (Vic)
  • Rails to Trails name is preferred

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 1998

Railtrail Connections Vol 05-1 Spring 1998

Railtrail Connections Vol 05-1 Spring 1998

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Contents

  • Feature article “A New Future for Old Railway Lines” (NSW).
  • Overseas visitor – Andy Clarke, US rail trail specialist
  • Clearing the Trail to Thomson (Walhalla Goldfields, Vic)
  • Trail Tale – Bell to Newnes Rail Trail, Blue Mountains (Wolgan Valley NSW)
  • Rail Trail Funding – for the Alpine Rail Trail (Murray to Mountains, Vic)
  • Rail Trail Briefs
    • Westside Bikeway (Adelaide SA)
    • The Veloway (Adelaide SA)
    • Bandiana to Cudgewa Rail Trail Progress (High Country, Vic)
    • Gippsland Plains Rail Trail Gets the ‘Go Ahead’ (Vic)
    • Great Southern Rail Trail (Vic) – Stage One Opened

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 1999

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-1 Spring 1999

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-1 Spring 1999

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Contents

  • Boost for NSW Rail Trail Development
  • Bike North – Trails with Rails (NSW)
  • Travel tales – The Katy Trail (USA)
  • Opening of the Otago Central Rail Trail (NZ)
  • Nelson Rail Trail (NZ)
  • Victorian Rail Trails Guide – Launch
  • Railtrails Australia on the Internet

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-1 Spring 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-1 Spring 2000

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Contents

  • Bicycling Australia Show in Melbourne: report.
  • President’s Platform: the rail trail experience.
  • Short Lines: The Bunny Railtrail – going down a hole!
  • Letters
  • The Willunga Railtrail (Coast to Vines, SA)
  • Pictorial: North east Victoria
  • Regional Round Up: Great Southern Rail Trail Update (Vic), Results of the First National Tracks and Trails Conference, Railtrail Signage
  • Sweep: Government media release regarding the Lilydale Warburton Rail Trail and Mt Lilydale College.

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-1 Spring 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-1 Spring 2001

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Contents

  • Great Southern Rail Trail (Vic) Funding Announcement for Stony Creek to Foster
  • President’s Platform: Government support
  • Short Lines:
    • Boggy Creek Bridge, Koetong (High Country, Vic)
    • Brisbane Valley Heritage Study funding
    • Old Beechy funding
  • Munda Biddi Trail (WA)
  • AGM Reports
  • Regional Roundup: Gippsland Plains (Vic); Collie – Narrogin (WA)
  • Sweep: Victorian and South Australia Guide Book Details

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-1 Spring 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-1 Spring 2002

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Contents

  • Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail (Vic) Last Section Opening
  • President’s Platform: Other uses for rail corridors
  • Short Lines: Italian Walkers in Victoria; Rail Returning to Country Victoria
  • Walking the Line, a book review with pictures
  • Volunteering for Conservation
  • Old Railway Stations
  • Sweep: “There was a green road . . .”

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2003

Railtrail Connections Vol 10-1 Spring 2003

Railtrail Connections Vol 10-1 Spring 2003

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Contents

  • Seymour Show Surprises (Vic)
  • Experiencing Otway History (Old Beechy, Vic)
  • High Country Rail Trail Happenings (Vic)
  • October Committees Roundup – Ballart to Skipton (Vic), Tallarook – Alexandra – Mansfield (Vic), Clare Valley Riesling (SA), Oakbank to Mt Pleasant (SA)
  • Misty Mountains Rail Trail (Atherton Tablelands, Qld)
  • Munda Biddi Trail (WA)

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2004

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-1 Spring 2004

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-1 Spring 2004

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Contents

  • Rail Trail To Orbost Now Full Steam Ahead (East Gippsland, Vic)
  • Trail Openings – Denmark to Nornalup (WA) and Moe to Yallourn (Vic), Great Southern (Vic)
  • Rail Trail Workshop
  • High Country Trail Opening
  • New Zealand Trails
  • Landcare Grants that can help trails
  • Short Lines
    • Brisbane Valley Rail Trail
    • Myra Canyon bridges on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail (Canada) to be Rebuilt