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Save the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail
17/12/00

What is happening The Committee of Management and Friends of this unique recreation trail appeal for your support to save this trail. The Minister for...

Blue Mountains Railtrail
17/12/00

While railtrails are generally developed along abandoned railway corridors, the term “railtrail” can also describe trails built beside ope...

Rally calls on Gov’t, School to “bridge the gap”
17/12/00

The information below was provided by Complete Our Rail Trail (CORT). “Bridge the Gap” was the resounding message protesters delivered to ...

Minister Puts Valley Tourist Icon Under Threat
17/12/00

The information below was provided by the Warburton Rail Trail Committee of Management The decision by the Minister for Environment and Conservation S...

NSW Government Agencies briefed on Railtrails
15/11/00

On Monday 13 November Mark Plummer, founder of Railtrails Australia briefed representatives from several New South Wales State Government Agencies on ...

Warburton Trail: No Connection to Lilydale
11/11/00

The 38 km Warburton Trail is one of Victoria’s best developed and most popular railtrails. At the Lilydale end it currently starts at the top of...

Railtrail Signage
01/11/00

There is a perceived need for suitable guidelines covering signage on aailtrails. As a consequence the Railtrails Australia committee have formed a wo...

Railtrails at the Melbourne Bicycle Show
31/10/00

Railtrails were well represented at the bike show in Melbourne with almost half of the “community” section of the show taken by railtrails...