Rail Trail Legislation passes in the Upper House!

“Rail Trail a Certainty” The Northern Rivers community celebrates the passage of rail trail legislation through the NSW parliament last week. The Legislative Council passed the Transport Administration Amendment Bill to allow construction to start on the first two sections of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail. The … Continue reading

Great time to get some more funding!

We have registered an E petition to the NSW Parliament to call upon them to fund the rest of stage 2 of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail, from Bentley to Eltham. (Casino to Bentley is already fully funded) www.parliament.nsw.gov.au Open the link and scroll to … Continue reading

Bi-partisan support for Northern Rivers Rail Trail!

Last week in Parliament, a momentous event occurred. The long awaited Legislative changes to enable the building of a walking and cycling path on the disused railway corridor in the Northern Rivers has finally been tabled and was bilaterally passed in the … Continue reading

Tweed Media Release May 28

Click here for link to PDF version of Tweed Media Release

Murwillumbah to Crabbes Creek next step

EchoNet article re NSW funding – click here

UPDATE ON NORTHERN RIVERS RAIL TRAIL – FEB 2020

MASSIVE FLOODING IN NSW SHOWS US WHY TRAILS ARE BETTER TO BUILT ON FORMATION Many areas of NSW have been under siege by fires and now floods. Our thoughts and best wishes are with those who have been devastated by these extreme … Continue reading

Xmas 2019 Newsletter

SOME GOOD NEWS FROM TWEED! * Council has been advised that a funding deed will be offered in December and all being well this could reduce further delays by up to 3 months. * Council is considering a report at … Continue reading

October Newsletter

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR LOYAL SUPPORTERS! Without you it would be very difficult to keep up the momentum. We have all been working together now since 2013 and have pretty much the same team now as at the start- … Continue reading

September Newsletter

MY COMMUNITY PROJECT Congratulations to the successful My Community Projects recently announced.  Lismore electorate has three funded, and although we weren’t successful this time around, NRRT’s project was voted 7th out of the 34 projects submitted for a grant!! Pretty … Continue reading

July 2019 Newsletter

CASINO / LISMORE UPDATE THE NORTHERN Rivers Rail Trail (NRRT) business case has been presented to Richmond Valley Council at their last meeting. The business case, prepared by Bathurst-based consultancy BusinessSense, covers the 45km Casino-to-Eltham section of the 130kms Casino-to-Murwillumbah railcorridor. Richmond Valley and … Continue reading