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General Flood Warnings (VIC, QLD and anywhere else that’s had rain!)
19/12/10

Victoria Due to extensive flood and water damage from the Kiewa River the High Country Rail Trail is closed to cyclists and walkers from Whytes Road B...

Funding Offer for Atherton Tablelands Rail Trail (QLD)
30/11/10

The Queensland state Government has offered the Tablelands Regional Council $4 million over 10 years to develop a rail trail from Mareeba to Atherton....

Railtrails Australia 2011 Calendar Now In Stock!
30/11/10

The Railtrails Australia 2011 Calendar is now available. The 2011 calendar has a full page A4 colour photograph for every month and features holiday d...

Warburton Rail Trail Bridge – Final Stages of Construction (VIC)
30/11/10

In a borrowed truck-stop beside a rural highway, propped up on stands, sits the centre span of the new bridge deck, patiently awaiting installation. A...

Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail Community Meetings (VIC)
17/11/10

Community forums have been arranged so the public can be informed on what is happening on the Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail in regard to cons...

O’Keefe Rail Trail funding bears fruit (VIC)
31/10/10

O’Keefe RT upgrade. Following up from the announcement of funding by Regional Development Victoria and City of Greater Bendigo in June 2010 for ...

Curdies Trestle Bridge Official Opening (VIC)
23/10/10

In July this year the Curdies Trestle Bridge restoration was completed much to the satisfaction of the volunteers who toiled away at the timber decks ...

Linville Station Turns 100! (QLD)
23/10/10

The Linville Railway turns 100 on the Sunday the 21 November. The Ambassadors of the Brisbane Valley Railtrail, The Pioneer Charity and Sporting Club ...