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

WE REACHED OUR TARGET!

GREAT RESULT EVERYONE We made our target in just less than a month, from over 770 donations, ranging from $2 to $2,500, with an average of $25. Fantastic result! We can’t tell you how important this campaign has been – … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER Over $62K reached in 3.5 weeks! Only 2.5 days left & our target is $75K!

What a brilliant effort – we may as well keep it going! The money we raise, we keep – which will be a great help. The more we have, the better the engineering plan will be. The campaign has been fantastic – … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER Northern Rivers Rail Trail could be a reality with your help!

$51K reached in 3 weeks! Only 1 week left and our target is $75K! The money we raise, we keep – which will be a great help. The more we have, the better the engineering plan will be. The campaign has been … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER Legislation passed for Rail Trail in Tumbarumba

A HISTORIC DAY for Rail Trails in NSW ..! The NSW Upper House passed amendments almost unanimously (35 FOR and only 2 against) to the  ‘TRANSPORT ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT (CLOSURE OF RAILWAY LINE BETWEEN ROSEWOOD AND TUMBARUMBA) BILL 2017’ The amendment was … Continue reading

‘Crucial’ crowdfunding campaign

https://www.northernstar.com.au/news/crucial-crowdfunding-campaign-for-northern

Tamara Smith ends Greens opposition to rail trails

Click on link to read complete Northern Rivers story https://www.northernstar.com.au/news/tamara-smith-backs-rail-trail-in-parliament/3176968/