Saturday 16th Dec, 2017
CAF tram arriving in Canberra. Photo: Canberra Metro

A century later, Canberra gets its first tram

106 years after Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin called for a tram network as part of their master…
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Tram leaving Broadwater Parklands on the Gold Coast Light Rail

Stage Two of ‘The G’ opens Sunday

Stage Two of the Gold Coast Light Rail will begin services on December 17, with free trips to mark the…
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Hot off the presses: Read your digital edition of the AusRAIL PLUS 2017 Magazine

Rail Express is proud to release the digital edition of the official magazine of AusRAIL PLUS 2017, along with the…
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Metro Trains continues strong performance, while Yarra Trams takes a slip

Public Transport Victoria (PTV) performance results for the month of November have been released, revealing continued strong showings from Metro…
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Sydney’s Jannali Station accessibility makeover complete

Upgrades at Jannali Station in Sydney’s south have been completed, including two new lifts and a footbridge connecting Jannali Avenue…
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Criteria released for $10bn rail fund

Innovative financing such as value capture must at least be evaluated by a project proponent, before the Commonwealth will consider…
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Julia Creek first freight train. Photo: Queensland Rail

QLD Inland Rail consultation committees to meet this week

Regional committees established for consultation work on the Inland Rail project’s greenfield sections in Queensland will meet for the first…
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Photo: South Australian Government

SA aims for 50mtpa magnetite mining, processing sector

South Australia would mine and process 50 million tonnes of magnetite products a year under a 15-year plan released by…
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Aurizon coal wagons. Photo: Aurizon

BHP looking to boost coking coal output

As the price of coking coal reaches a seven-month high of around US$236 a tonne, BHP is studying its options…
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