Greens MP’s rail comments ‘simply not credible’

A Northern star article with Marie Lawton https://www.northernstar.com.au/news/greens-mps-rail-comments-simply-not-credible/3350420/

NEWSLETTER – TWEED UPDATE

TWEED COUNCIL ACCEPTS RAIL TRAIL FUNDING TWEED Shire Council has voted to accept the $6.5 million Federal funding for the Rail Trail project on the proviso the rail corridor will be preserved in public hands. Councillors agreed to allow tenders to be called for the project, including alternative tenders to be … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER – Jan / Feb 2018

ALL OUR HARD WORK FINALLY PAYS OFF! $13 Million for the Rail Trail THE Federal Government has committed $6.5 million to help fund the first stage of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail in what has been hailed as the biggest … Continue reading

$13 million committed for rail trail

Some news articles about the latest news that the Federal Government has committed $6.5 million to help fund the first stage of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail. Click on picture for the full Northern Star article: Click on link below … Continue reading

Rail trail vision still rolling despite train talk

Click on link for complete Northernstar story.  Rail trail vision still rolling despite train talk

NEWSLETTER – December

NORTHERN RIVERS RAIL TRAIL SUCCESSES IN 2017 * A very successful crowd funding campaign, raising over $75,000 to put towards a business case for the Casino to Eltham section of the trail. * Engineering mapping has been completed from Casino to Eltham and beyond as … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER- November

Why did this American donate $17k to the rail trail? THE Northern Rivers Rail Trail has been given a boost with a $17,500 donation from a cycling enthusiast. Brian Hodges moved to the area one year ago from Santa Barbara … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER – Petition needs signatures

Thomas George (local member for Lismore) and Geoff Provest (Tweed) have started a petition that they would like to be sent back to Thomas’ office by 15th September. They are asking that the Federal Government support the project by providing … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER – FEDERAL FUNDING STILL NEEDED

You may be aware by now that the State Government announced funding of $6.3M for the Tweed section of the rail trail. It is necessary that the Commonwealth Government invest a matching contribution to allow this project to succeed. Unfortunately … Continue reading

STATE GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES $6.3M FOR TWEED SECTION OF THE TRAIL!

Well everyone, this is what we have been waiting for, for the last 4 years (or 11 years, if you include the original rail trailers – Will Jeffery and Richard White!).  The first lot of funding allocated to the building of the trail from … Continue reading