Railtrail Connections – Summer 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-2 Summer 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-2 Summer 2005

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Contents

  • Rail Trails at the Bike Show
  • Openings in Victoria
    • High Country rail trail
    • East Gippsland Rail Trail
    • Gippsland Plains
  • President’s Report 2004-2005
  • From the 12th Century to the Coast Brava (Spain)
  • The Old Beechy Rail Trail (Vic) Opens
  • Short Lines – Victorian Volunteer Small Grants
  • Coast to Vines Rail Trail (SA) Threatened
  • Proposed Extension to the Riesling Trail (SA)

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-1 Spring 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-1 Spring 2005

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Contents

  • Graeme Stoney, Rail Trails Champion to Quit Politics
  • Railtrails Australia AGM
  • Beech Forest Rail Trail Opening
  • Letters – Coast to Vines Panalatinga Ck bridge
  • Rail Trails Progress in NSW
  • Short Lines
    • High Country Rail Trail
    • Mary McParland hands over trails role
  • Cowra to Eugowra (NSW)
  • Collie to Darkan Rail Trail (WA)
  • Railway Artifacts

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-4 Winter 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-4 Winter 2005

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Contents

  • Bicycles on trains – help or hindrance to trail users
  • Trail audits going digital
  • Letters – rail trails for the disabled
  • Port Fairy to Dennington (Vic) study
  • Goulburn River rail trail study
  • Short Lines
    • Counting who calls
    • Illawarra Tunnels
    • Victorian rail trails to go optic
    • Cycle Sydney Melbourne via rail trails
  • Where have all the signals gone?

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-3 Autumn 2005

Railtrail Connections Vol 11-3 Autumn 2005

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Contents

  • Railtrails Australia Web Site Upgraded
  • Turntable: Proposed Nambour to Coolum Rail Trail
  • A Conversation with Mark Plummer (founding president Railtrails Australia)
  • Letters – recumbents on rail trails
  • Transforming the Old Beechy Rail Trail
  • Pennyweight Winery and the Murray to Mountains rail trail
  • Short Lines
  • New Zealand’s first Rail Trail goes into print

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 13-2 Summer 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 13-2 Summer 2006

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Contents

  • Darren Murphy bows out (Murray to Mountains Vic)
  • Shorts – Central Otago Trail Survey
  • Short Lines – Port Fairy to Warrnambool
  • The Noojee Bridge
  • Proposed Dubbo Rail Trail
  • GPS and Bike Mapping
  • Oberon – Tarana Pioneer Rail Trail
  • Controversial Healesville and Lilydale (Vic) line; Rail Trail or Train?
  • Lilydale – Healesville Rail Corridor Study – RA Response
  • Stawell and South Australia Railtrails Australia visit
  • Rutherglen – Wahgunyah: Another piece of rail trail
  • Asset protection in major fires

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 13-1 Spring 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 13-1 Spring 2006

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Contents

  • Railtrails Australia Annual General Meeting 2006 notice
  • Getting Unhinged over Gates
  • Dubbo to Molong (NSW)
  • Bass Coast Rail Trail (Vic)
  • North Australian Railway (NT)
  • Hopetoun to Ravensthorpe Heritage Walk Trail (WA)
  • Developing the Denmark to Nornalup Rail Trail (WA)
  • Little River Rail Trail (NZ)

Vol 13-1 Spring 2006

  • Railtrails Australia Annual General Meeting 2006 notice

  • Getting Unhinged over Gates

  • Dubbo to Molong (NSW)

  • Bass Coast Rail Trail (Vic)

  • North Australian Railway (NT)

  • Hopetoun to Ravensthorpe Heritage Walk Trail (WA)

  • Developing the Denmark to Nornalup Rail Trail (WA)

  • Little River Rail Trail (NZ)

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-4 Winter 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-4 Winter 2006

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Contents

  • Funding Announced for bridge over the Maroondah Highway in Lilydale (Vic)
  • Seven actions you can take to support the rail trail movement
  • Driving a National Focus
  • Short lines
    • Coast to Crater Rail Trail (Timboon Vic)
    • Christchurch – Little River Rail Trail (NZ)
    • Support for proposed Adelaide Hills Rail Trail (SA)
    • Goulbourn Valley High Country Rail Trail (Vic)
    • Lilydale Healesville Rail Corridor (Vic)
    • Rail Trails in VicRoads Country Directory
    • Maldon Junction to Moorlat (Vic)
    • Ballarat to Skipton (Vic)
  • Blackbutt Range Rail Trail (Brisbane Valley Qld)
  • 4th National Tracks and Trails Conference 2006
  • High Country Rail Trail Kiewa River Bridges Opening (Vic)
  • Bridges on Rail Trails

 

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-3 Autumn 2006

Railtrail Connections Vol 12-3 Autumn 2006

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Contents

  • Rail Trails Competition – Which Australian Rail Trail has the best chicane/gate combination?
  • The passing of our president, Barry Holt
  • Openings – volunteers wanted
  • New South Wales Rail Trails update
  • Rail Trails Progress in NSW
  • Cutting the ribbon – 3 trail openings across the country (Fernleigh Track (NSW), Collie – Darkan (WA), East Gippsland (Vic)
  • Short Lines
    • High Country Rail Trail Opening (Vic)
    • Oberon to Tarana Rail Trail (NSW)
    • Riverina Highlands Rail Trail (NSW)
    • NSW Government Action
    • Molong – Yeoval (NSW)
    • South East Queensland Regional Trails Strategic Plan
    • Goulburn River Rail Trail (Vic)
    • Yarra Valley Rail Trail report
  • Good idea hits a snag – Great Southern Rail Trail (Vic)

 

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2007

Railtrail Connections Vol 14-2 Summer 2007

Railtrail Connections Vol 14-2 Summer 2007

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Contents

  • Trails Australia organisation proposed
  • High Country Rail Trail (Vic)
    • Tallangatta Tall Trestle Treadle
    • Connection to Old Tallangatta Lookout
    • Shelley Station Site Restoration
    • British Columbia’s Myra Canyon Trestles
  • Great Southern Rail Trail’s Brand New Bridge (Vic)
  • Port Fairy to Warnambool Rail Trail (Vic) Turning of First Sod
  • Short lines
    • The Riesling Trail (SA)
    • Bellarine Rail Trail (Vic) Extension
    • Brassal Bikeway Proposal (Qld)
    • Capricorn Rail Trail (Qld)
  • Counting rail trail Visitors
  • US national Trails Symposium
  • Bahntrassendradeln – a European Rail Trail Directory

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2007

Railtrail Connections Vol 14-1 Spring 2007

Railtrail Connections Vol 14-1 Spring 2007

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Contents

  • Feature on Queensland rail trails
  • Brisbane Valley Rail Trail (Qld) Opening
  • Annual General Meeting report
  • Short lines
    • Cycle Tourism Conference
    • Tracks and Trails Conference 2008
    • Adelaide Hills Rail Trail(SA)
    • Lilydale to Healesville Rail Corridor(Vic)
  • Wolgan Valley Heritage Trail (NSW)
  • Victorian Western District Rail Trails
  • Queensland Review 2007 – Railtrails Australia visit