Railtrail Connections – Summer 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-2 Summer 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 04-2 Summer 1997

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Contents

  • Feature article on the Tasmanian Trail – now officially open.
  • Tasmanian Trail – opening of this trail which crosses Tasmania from north to south
  • Victorian Government Announces Rail Trail Funding
  • Great Southern Rail Trail Construction tenders
  • Queensland Report – continuation of the round Australia tour report from Mark Plummer
  • Rail trail resurfacing – Local Invention on East Gippsland Rail Trail
  • Fernleigh Rail Trail (NSW) – Adamstown to Belmont
  • Rail Trail Personalities

 

 

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 – 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 – Autumn 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-3 Autumn 1997

Railtrail Connections Vol 03-3 Autumn 1997

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Contents

  • Feature article looks at the importance of bridges on rail trails.
  • Bridges – Hazard to Asset
  • Bundaberg rail trail proposal (Qld)
  • Trails by Rails – introduces the concept of rail trails next to operating rail lines
  • Signage – the importance of signage