Archives for June 2015

Byron Bay first stop on cycling track despite government funding snub

A CYCLING track from Murwillumbah to Byron Bay will be the first stage of an updated plan for a 130km trail on a disused northern NSW railway line. The Northern Rivers Rail Trail group say they have been encouraged by … Continue reading

RAIL TRAIL BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD

  Momentum has slowed somewhat for the proposed Northern Rivers Rail Trail. The project missed out on being shortlisted for the state government’s tourism infrastructure fund, but advocates says it’s not the end of the line. Click on image to … Continue reading

NRRT Inc Newsletter – RAIL TRAILS GET THE GO-AHEAD IN NSW 24-6-15

 ‘The Northern Rivers Rail Trail is an extraordinary opportunity to develop a neglected and deteriorating state asset into a productive and stunning NSW tourism icon’. Visit us online: www.northernriversrailtrail.org.au     A Section of the Tumbarumba Rail Trail A scenic stretch … Continue reading

Another railway bridge to be removed at Bangalow

The old Casino to Murwillumbah rail line is set to be severed for a third time after the NSW Government decided a wooden railway bridge at Rifle Range Road, Bangalow, has ‘reached the the end of life limit on certain … Continue reading