Railtrail Connections – Summer 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-2 Summer 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-2 Summer 2000

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Contents

  • Coming Events: Murray to Mountains and Mirboo North.
  • President’s Platform: thinking nationally.
  • Short Lines: Kettle Valley Railway and Myra Canyon rail trail, Canada.
  • Letters
  • Ride Down the Grade: Moondarra Railtrail
  • Regional Round Up: Great Southern Rail Trail Update (Vic), Brisbane River Valley Rail Line (Qld), Murray to Mountains Rail Trail (Vic) Darren Murphy Appointed Manager And Trail Wins National Award, Scouts Victoria
  • Lilydale-Warburton Rail Trail Railroaded!
  • Sweep: Letter regarding the Lilydale Warburton Trail and Mt Lilydale College.

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-1 Spring 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-1 Spring 2000

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Contents

  • Bicycling Australia Show in Melbourne: report.
  • President’s Platform: the rail trail experience.
  • Short Lines: The Bunny Railtrail – going down a hole!
  • Letters
  • The Willunga Railtrail (Coast to Vines, SA)
  • Pictorial: North east Victoria
  • Regional Round Up: Great Southern Rail Trail Update (Vic), Results of the First National Tracks and Trails Conference, Railtrail Signage
  • Sweep: Government media release regarding the Lilydale Warburton Rail Trail and Mt Lilydale College.

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-4 Winter 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-4 Winter 2000

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Contents

  • First Australian Tracks and Trails Conference: conference report.
  • President’s Platform: Live Lines and Railtrails.
  • Short Lines: Report from the US.
  • Letters
  • Marysville Tram Lines: Tram lines in the Marysville area.
  • Victorian Railtrail News: East Gippsland, Mansfield (Goulburn River), Great Southern, Warburton, Ballarat to Skipton, Walhalla Goldfields and Old Beechy.
  • Regional Round Up: Willunga (Coast to Vines, SA), Tarana to Oberon (Pioneer, NSW).
  • Victorian Government Funding for Rail Trails

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-3 Autumn 2000

Railtrail Connections Vol 06-3 Autumn 2000

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Contents

  • More New Railtrails: Railtrail proposals for Old Beechy (Vic) and Mansfield (Goulburn River, Vic).
  • Victorian Railtrail News:Reports on East Gippsland, Murray to the Mountains and Murray to Mountains trails.
  • Parramatta River Bridge at Meadowbank (NSW) Officially Opened.
  • Parramatta to Liverpool Rail Side Trail (NSW) Nears Completion
  • The Big Ride (NSW): Report on the Bicycle NSW “Big Ride” at Grafton.
  • Great Divide Railtrail (Vic): Description of the Rail Trail from Jubilee Lake to Wombat near Daylesford.
  • Western Australian Rail Trails: Report on the state of play in the west.

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-2 Summer 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-2 Summer 2001

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Contents

  • Making Tracks 2002 Conference Preliminary Announcement
  • President’s Platform: The US Experience
  • Short Lines:
    • French Island (Vic)
    • Brisbane Valley (Qld) Fernvale to Lowood Section Construction to Start
  • Queanbeyan to Bombala Rail Trail (NSW) Proposal
  • Victorian and South Australia Guide Book Published
  • Old Beech Rail Trail (Vic) Dinmont Section to Open
  • Sweep: Geelong City Rail Trail (Vic) proposal

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-1 Spring 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 08-1 Spring 2001

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Contents

  • Great Southern Rail Trail (Vic) Funding Announcement for Stony Creek to Foster
  • President’s Platform: Government support
  • Short Lines:
    • Boggy Creek Bridge, Koetong (High Country, Vic)
    • Brisbane Valley Heritage Study funding
    • Old Beechy funding
  • Munda Biddi Trail (WA)
  • AGM Reports
  • Regional Roundup: Gippsland Plains (Vic); Collie – Narrogin (WA)
  • Sweep: Victorian and South Australia Guide Book Details

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-4 Winter 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-4 Winter 2001

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Contents

  • Melbourne’s Federation Trail
  • President’s Platform: Communication
  • Short Lines: Brisbane Valley (Qld) report and pictures
  • Railtrails of Tasmania’s West Coast Part Two
  • Foothills Rail Trail (Washington state, USA)
  • Regional Roundup: Gellibrand Station Building; Parramatta – Liverpool Rail Trail ?
  • Sweep: Railtrails of Victoria and South Australia guide book announcement

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-3 Autumn 2001

Railtrail Connections Vol 07-3 Autumn 2001

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Contents

  • Murray to Mountains (Vic) Beechworth to Everton Rail Trail Opening
  • President’s Platform: Spreading the message
  • Short Lines: Camperdown – Timboon (Vic)
  • Railtrails of Tasmania’s West Coast Part One
  • Brisbane Valley (Qld) Update
  • Regional Roundup: Blue Mountains Trail (NSW); Mirboo North – Boolarra Ride (Grand Ridge, Vic); Moe to Yallourn (Vic) Extended.
  • Sweep: The Lonely Road

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-2 Summer 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-2 Summer 2002

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Contents

  • The Webb Dock Rail Bridge Trail (Vic)
  • President’s Platform: Looking to the Future
  • East Gippsland (Vic) Bairnsdale Mitchell River Bridge to go
  • Introduction to French Rail Trails
  • Making Tracks 2002 Conference Reports and Pictures
  • Trains ‘n’ Timber Festival Report and Pictures (High Country, Vic)
  • Short Lines: Frankston – Baxter Rail Side Trail (Vic); Ballarat – Skipton Funding (Vic)
  • US Volunteer maintenance programme
  • Sweep: Sandy Creek Arm on the High Country Rail Trail

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-1 Spring 2002

Railtrail Connections Vol 09-1 Spring 2002

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Contents

  • Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail (Vic) Last Section Opening
  • President’s Platform: Other uses for rail corridors
  • Short Lines: Italian Walkers in Victoria; Rail Returning to Country Victoria
  • Walking the Line, a book review with pictures
  • Volunteering for Conservation
  • Old Railway Stations
  • Sweep: “There was a green road . . .”