Tuesday 25th Apr, 2017
Photo: Walhalla Goldfields Railway

Vic funds upgrades for historic Walhalla Goldfields Railway

The Victorian Labor government has just announced improvements to the Walhalla Goldfields Railway. A grant of $300,000, coming out of…
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Fare concessions for jobseekers and asylum seekers

The Queensland government has reduced public transport fares for jobseekers and asylum seekers as part of its Fairer Fares package….
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Wheels turning on Inland Rail

Federal infrastructure minister Darren Chester has announced a pair of railway bridges will be built next month to support construction…
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Rail asks, R U OK?

Australian and New Zealand rail companies have come together to recognise the third annual Rail R U OK? Day, with…
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Caulfield-Dandenong project gets a lift

The Victorian government’s $1.6 billion project to remove all level crossings from Caulfield to Dandenong is showing progress, with the…
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Rod Sims, ACCC chairman. Photo: ACCC

Watchdog rejects ARTC’s Hunter access rates

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says the Australian Rail Track Corporation is not being realistic with its latest access…
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Five Rail Express magazines in 2017

Rail Express will expand its offering in 2017 with five print editions, focusing on Women in Rail, Bulk & Freight,…
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Artist's impression: Transport for NSW

Newcastle light rail to be Australia’s first ‘wire-free’ system

The NSW government has announced that Newcastle’s light rail is to be a majority wire-free line. Andrew Constance, transport and…
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Where are they now? What public transport data reveal about lockout laws and nightlife patronage

COMMENT: Policy changes such as the ‘lockout laws’ have had profound impacts on inner Sydney nightlife. Transport data help us…
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