Archives for November 2013

NRRT Inc. WELCOMES FEASIBILITY STUDY ANNOUNCEMENT

Re-use it or lose it: Rail trail group welcomes feasibility study announcement The Northern Rivers Rail Trail Inc (NRRT) today welcomed the Minister for the North Coast, MP Don Page’s announcement of Arup Pty Ltd as the successful tender who … Continue reading

CASINO TO MURWILLUMBAH RAIL TRAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY SUCCESSFUL TENDERER ANNOUNCED

CASINO TO MURWILLUMBAH RAIL TRAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY SUCCESSFUL TENDERER ANNOUNCED Friday 22 November 2013 CASINO TO MURWILLUMBAH RAIL TRAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY SUCCESSFUL TENDERER ANNOUNCED The Minister for the North Coast, Don Page MP, today announced the successful tenderer for the Casino … Continue reading

Rail trail expert visits Northern Rivers to gauge strength of project

Vice President of Rail Trails Australia, Steven Kaye, recognised great opportunities for a rail trail in the Northern Rivers when he toured sections of the disused railway on the weekend. Rail Trails Australia is a not-for-profit organisation which works for … Continue reading

Bangalow Heartbeat Article

Bikes on the tracks…an idea whose time has come. By Neil McKenzie: Heartbeat Magazine: August 2013 The momentum for the creation of a rail trial eventually linking Casino to Murwillumbah on the disused railway line is building following the findings … Continue reading

Rail Trail Health Speak Article

IMAGINE….. a long walk in the woods. by David Miller  9/8/13 Australian visitors to the English countryside often remark on the network of public footpaths that criss-cross the whole land.  Why should this be so remarkable? We have lots more … Continue reading