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Community-led restoration of the historic timber Snowy River Rail Bridge
30/12/20

Watching the smoke and steam from the first trains to puff across the newly opened Snowy River Trestle Bridge in 1916, residents of the Orbost distric...

Caboolture to Wamuran Rail Trail opening
28/12/20

More than 50 years after the last train to Kilcoy set out from Caboolture, the rail corridor came to life again just in time for Christmas 2020. ...

Design taking shape for new Fernleigh Track amenities block
11/12/20

A new amenities block on the Fernleigh Track rail trail in NSW will include an accessible toilet, two unisex toilets and bike racks nearby. ...

Trail Signs for Reserves directly connected to the O’Keefe Rail Trail
07/12/20

What did you do on Friday 13th? Perhaps nothing if you are superstitious! Yet six members of the Friends of the Bendigo-Kilmore Rail Trail, plus one m...

Daylesford Macedon Rail Trail Feasibility Study to be expanded
06/12/20

The Daylesford Macedon Rail Trail (DMRT) Feasibility Study will be expanded to include the Daylesford Spa Country Rail "Crossing the Divide" project. ...

Riesling Trail (in South Australia) has a bridge upgrade
04/12/20

The Riesling Trail Management Committee, with assistance from the Federal Government, SA Government Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing and the Gr...

Proposed Greenethorpe to Grenfell Rail Trail – (Central NSW)
04/12/20

A group of residents in the Greenethorpe district are calling on surrounding communities to show support for a proposed Rail Trail in the Central West...

One of Gippsland’s prized rail trails has just had a significant makeover
02/12/20

Gippsland’s local Federal Member of Parliament “Darren Chester”, the Minister of Veteran Affairs, recently secured a $267,000 grant for the Gipp...