Rail Trail Connections – Summer 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 20-2 Summer 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 20-2 Summer 2013

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Contents

  • Bicycles, railways and Rural Australia
  • Val Gardena Rail Trail, Italy
  • A New Trail for the northern Rivers?
  • Closing theGaps in Victoria
  • Short Lines: Capricorn Rail Trail; Brassel Rail Trail; Gippsland Plains.
  • High Country Timber Bridges

Rail Trail Connecitons – Autumn 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 19-3 Autumn 2013

Rail Trail Connections Vol 19-3 Autumn 2013

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Contents

  • Short Lines – Great Southern Rail Trail Extension, Missing links on the Bendigo-Kilmore (O’Keefe) Rail Trail
  • Rail Trails Australia Members Survey
  • Rail Trails People – Joy Bayes
  • Tasmania’s Spectacular North East Rail Trail
  • Scouts on the Domino Trail
  • Sampling US Rail Trails – Robert Waryszak
  • How About a Lift? Rail trail bike services
  • Bellarine Rail Trail Friends Group
  • Rail Trail Mapping on Google Maps
  • (Really) Short Queensland Rail Trails

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-2 Summer 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-2 Summer 2011

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Contents

  • Warburton Maroondah Hwy Bridge Opens
  • Northern Territory Rail Trail Developments
  • Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail progress
  • Mark Plummer Memorial on Old Beechy Rail Trail
  • Rail Trails Australia’s New website
  • Rail Trail day trip by rail! On the O’Keefe Rail Trail
  • High Country Rail Trail Sandy Creek Bridge update
  • Mary to the Bay Rail Trail
  • The 2012 Rail Trail Symposium
  • Horse riders, cyclists and walkers sharing rail trails ATHRA
  • Short Lines – Tarra Trail, Brisbane Valley flood damage, Fernleigh Track wins award

Railtrail Connections – Summer 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 19-2 Summer 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 19-2 Summer 2012

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Contents

  • Rail Trails People – Vince Aitkin
  • USA Rails to Trails Conservancy
  • Queensland Rail Trails update – Brisbane Valley, Atherton Tablelands and Capricorn Coast.
  • A Rail Trail Holiday in North America – Mike Maher
  • Short Lines – Gippsland Plains Rail Trail to get an upgrade, Cycle Tourism Boost for East Gippsland, Barossa Rail Trail Extension, Noojee Station restoration, Dookie Conservation works, Hamilton Coleraine
  • High Country Sandy Creek Bridge Opening
  • Vic & SA Guidebook with 2013 Updates Now Available

 

 

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 19-1 Spring 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 19-1 Spring 2012

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Contents

  • Rail Trails People – Harry Barber
  • Short Lines – Port Fairy opens, Wallsend to Glendale opens, Bass Coast update, Denmark improvements, High Country updates
  • Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail Opening
  • Rail Trails Australia Calendar 2013
  • Rail Biking in Asia
  • Busselton to Flinders Bay Rail Trail
  • Hauraki Rail Trail (NZ)
  • Sustainable transport for groups – the future?

 

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-4 Winter 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-4 Winter 2012

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Contents

  • Cycling Achievement Award – Frank Kinnersley
  • Station to Station on the Gippsland Plains Rail Trail
  • North East Tasmania Rail Trail on the way
  • The Dubbo Rail Trail
  • Station Nameboards
  • Short Lines – Warrnambool to Port Fairy completed, Official opening of the Goulburn River High Country, High Country Sandy Creek bridge nearly complete, $2m for Great Southern Extension, O’Keefe Bridges complete, Capricorn Coast update, Munda Biddi Torbay opening, Rail Trail user survey
  • G43 on the Old Beechy Rail Trail

 

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-3 Autumn 2012

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-3 Autumn 2012

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Contents

  • Rail Trails People – Vince Aitkin
  • USA Rails to Trails Conservancy
  • Queensland Rail Trails update – Brisbane Valley, Atherton Tablelands and Capricorn Coast.
  • A Rail Trail Holiday in North America – Mike Maher
  • Short Lines – Gippsland Plains Rail Trail to get an upgrade, Cycle Tourism Boost for East Gippsland, Barossa Rail Trail Extension, Noojee Station restoration, Dookie Conservation works, Hamilton Coleraine
  • High Country Sandy Creek Bridge Opening
  • Vic & SA Guidebook with 2013 Updates Now Available

Railtrail Connections – Spring 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-1 Spring 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 18-1 Spring 2011

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Contents

  • Mark Plummer tribute
  • Rail Trails with Tourist Railways
  • Forrest Tiger Trail opening
  • Yarra Glen extension
  • Short Lines – Goulburn River High Country, Collie – Darkan, Brisbane Valley, Southern Flinders Rail Trails. Sunday snow dogs on rail trails,
  • Warburton Maroondah Hwy Bridge opening upcoming
  • The O’Keefe Rail Trail is Going Places
  • Grand Ridge Rail Trail bridges
  • Dookie Rail Trail
  • Australian Rail Trails Symposium
  • Torbay Rail Trail opening

Railtrail Connections – Winter 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 17-4 Winter 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 17-4 Winter 2011

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Contents

  • Cycling Achievement Award – Damian McCrohan
  • NSW and Queensland Visit – Frank Kinnersley
  • Funding – Capricorn Coast and Gippsland Plains Rail Trails
  • Warburton Maroondah Hwy bridge progress
  • Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail progress
  • What Makes a Great Rail Trail? Three favourite USA rail trails of Peter Bergman
  • Collie Darkan Rail Trail
  • Commercial Tour Providers and Victorian Rail Trails
  • High Country Rail Trail Developments
  • Fernleigh Track Rail Trail Completed
  • Australian Rail Trails Symposium

 

 

Railtrail Connections – Autumn 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 17-3 Autumn 2011

Railtrail Connections Vol 17-3 Autumn 2011

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Contents

  • Warburton Maroondah Hwy bridge installation
  • Two days and one night on the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail
  • O’Keefe Rail Trail Bridges
  • London to Christchurch, Kylie Phaup-Stephens
  • A Timboon Sojurn and Curdies River Bridge opening
  • Atherton Tablelands Rail Trail taking shape
  • Fire and Floods
  • Emergency Markers