Railtrail Connections – Summer 2010


  • Mareeba to Atherton
  • Rail Trails People – Fred Cook (Bellarine) and Mike Hamlin (High Country)
  • Daylesford to Woodend
  • Grand Ridge Rail Trail
  • Murchison to Rushworth Rail Trail
  • Denmark to Nornalup Rail Trail
  • High Country Training Ride and Sandy Creek Bridge design
  • Short Lines Victoria – Warburton, O’Keefe, Port Fairy, Ballarat to Skipton, Old Beechy and Great Southern and Bass Coast RTs
  • NSW Rail Trail (non) Progress

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2010


  • Rail Trail Openings – Port Fairy, Timboon Curdies River bridge and Goulburn River High Country
  • Major funding announcements – Old Beechy, High Country
  • Short Lines – Victoria – Gippsland Plains, Lilydale to Warburton, Bellarine, Dookie Rail Trails and Peninsula Link
  • Railway Reserves Rail Trail
  • Brisbane Rail Trails
  • Don’t fall for a writ – preparing for a claim of negligence
  • Riding the Mickelson Trail in South Dakota USA
  • Short Lines – Queensland – Brisbane Valley, Kingaroy, Mary to the Bay, Atherton Tablelands and Brassall Rail Trails
  • O’Keefe Rail Trail concrete mile posts

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2010


  • Short Lines
    • Atherton Tablelands, Queensland
    • Hervey Bay to Maryborough Rail Trail, Queensland
    • Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail, North East Victoria
    • Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, North East Victoria
    • High Country Rail Trail, North East Victoria
    • Port Fairy Rail Trail, Western Victoria
    • The Carriage Cafe, Seville Victoria
  • Noojee Reconstruction Plans, Victoria
  • Kaoota Tramway Track, Tasmania
  • Amy Gillett Rail Trail Opening, South Australia
  • Grand Ridge Rail Trail – Mirboo North to Boolarra, Victoria
  • Rail Trail Shelters
    • Coast to Vines Rail Trail, South Australia
    • Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, North East Victoria
    • Bellarine Peninsula Rail Trail, Victoria
  • Heritage Victoria Rail Trail Items
  • Rail Trail People
  • The Bendigo – Kilmore Rail Trail, Victoria
  • Fernleigh Track, Newcastle, NSW



Railtrail Connections – Winter 2010


  • Short Lines – Victoria

− Grampians Rail Trail

− Old Beechy Rail Trail

− Hamilton to Coleraine Rail Trail Feasibility Study

− Camperdown to Timboon Rail Trail

− Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail Bridge

− High Country Rail Trail

− Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail

− Birregurra to Forrest Tiger Rail Trail

− Port Fairy to Warrnambool Rail Trail

  • Short Lines – Queensland

− Bethania – Beaudesert Rail Trail Proposal

− Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

− ATHRA takes on the BVRT

− Rail Trail Fun Run

– the train rolls on in 2010

  • Rail Trails of Australia Calendar 2011
  • NSW Mine heritage destroyed
  • Tree planting takes place along Rail Trail
  • Denmark (WA) Rail Trail
  • Bellarine Landcare … looking after the rail trail
  • Tasmanian Railtrack Rider
  • South Australian Rail Trails • Dookie Developments