Rail Trail Connections – Winter 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 19-4 Winter 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 19-4 Winter 2013

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Contents

  • Rail Tralis people – Ted McKoy
  • Full Steam Ahead on the O’Keefe Rail Trail
  • Queensland Premier’s statement on Rail Trails
  • Great Southern Rtail Trail’s extension under way
  • Short Lines: Capricorn Coast; Tracker Riley Cycle Trail, Dubbo, NSW; Gippsland Plains; Domino Trail Extension;
  • Regional Australia Funding
  • Focus – Great Southern Rail Ttrail
  • O’Keefe Rail Trail
  • Rail Trail Users

 

Rail Trail Connections – Winter 2014

Rail Trail Connections Vol 20-4 Winter 2014

Rail Trail Connections Vol 20-4 Winter 2014 Click the front cover to view inside. (To download the PDF, click “File > Download” inside Google Drive.)

Contents

  • Pressure Applied in NSW
  • Atherton Table Lands Rail Trail
  • Gippsland Plains Rail Trail Opening
  • Port Fairy to Warnambool in High summer
  • Riding Rail Trails in Spain
  • Trail Blazing with Kids
  • Short Lines: Noojee Trestle Bridge Rail Trail; Capricorn Coast Pineapple Rail Trail;

 

Rail Trail Connections – Winter 2015

Rail Trail Connections Vol 21-4 Winter 2015

Rail Trail Connections Vol 21-4 Winter 2015

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Contents

  • Rail Trails on the Apple Isle
  • Melbourne’s Anniversary Rail Trail
  • O’Keefe Rail Trail – heading in a new direction
  • 50 years on – the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail

Railtrail Connections – Winter 1994

Railtrail Connections Vol 00-1 Winter 1994

Railtrail Connections Vol 00-1 Winter 1994

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Contents

  • The first issue of the newsletter:
  • National Coordination body formed
  • Victorian Government has given the “green light” to first two trails
  • Walking the Beechy Line (Vic)
  • The Ecology of Railways
  • Timboon (Vic)
  • President’s Report
  • Trails around the country
  • Warburton Trail
  • Great Southern
  • Timboon
  • East Gippsland
  • Setting up your Rails to Trails

 

Railtrail Connections – Winter 1996

Railtrail Connections Vol 02-4 Winter 1996

Railtrail Connections Vol 02-4 Winter 1996

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Contents

  • Feature article on Tasmania’s rail trail potential.
  • Tasmania
  • South Australia – Willunga Trail (Coast to Vines)
  • Western Australia – Donnybrook to Boyup Brook project
  • Trail Tale – Queenstown to Strahan (Tas)

 

 

Railtrail Connections – Winter 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-4 Winter 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-4 Winter 1997

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Contents

  • Feature article on national tour by Rails to Trails national president Mark Plummer.
  • South Australia Rail Trail Report
  • Darwin Rail Trail Extended
  • What’s in a Name – Trail vs Track
  • Bridges – continues the comprehensive report on techniques to re-engineer railway bridges for their reuse on rail trails
  • Trail Tale – New Zealand South Island trails
  • Victorian Rail Trails – Status Report
  • International Rail Trail Conference notice

Railtrail Connections – Winter 1998

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-4 Winter 1998

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-4 Winter 1998

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Contents

  • Warburton Rail Trail (Vic) to Open In November
  • Rail Trails – An international perspective
  • WA State Trails Conference notice
  • Boolarra – Mirboo North Rail Trail (Grand Ridge Vic)
  • Leongatha – Koonwarra (Great Southern Vic) Rail-with-Trail Special
  • Queensland rail trail potential

 

Railtrail Connections – Winter 1999

Railtrail Connections Vol 05-4 Winter 1999

Railtrail Connections Vol 05-4 Winter 1999

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Contents

  • Twenty Five Trails for Twenty Dollars:
  • Our new publication Railtrails of Victoria.
  • Bonnie Doon (Vic): redevelopment of the rail bridge over a section of the Eildon Reservoir.
  • Railtrail Guide: the Victorian edition of our Guide to Australian Railtrails series is now available.
  • Railtrails of USA: report from Vince Aitkin.
  • Incorporation: The Australian Rails to Trails Society becomes Railtrails Australia.

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-4 Winter 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-4 Winter 2000

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Contents

  • First Australian Tracks and Trails Conference: conference report.
  • President’s Platform: Live Lines and Railtrails.
  • Short Lines: Report from the US.
  • Letters
  • Marysville Tram Lines: Tram lines in the Marysville area.
  • Victorian Railtrail News: East Gippsland, Mansfield (Goulburn River), Great Southern, Warburton, Ballarat to Skipton, Walhalla Goldfields and Old Beechy.
  • Regional Round Up: Willunga (Coast to Vines, SA), Tarana to Oberon (Pioneer, NSW).
  • Victorian Government Funding for Rail Trails

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-4 Winter 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-4 Winter 2001

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Contents

  • Melbourne’s Federation Trail
  • President’s Platform: Communication
  • Short Lines: Brisbane Valley (Qld) report and pictures
  • Railtrails of Tasmania’s West Coast Part Two
  • Foothills Rail Trail (Washington state, USA)
  • Regional Roundup: Gellibrand Station Building; Parramatta – Liverpool Rail Trail ?
  • Sweep: Railtrails of Victoria and South Australia guide book announcement