Monday 20th May, 2019
SA train derailmend April 2014. Photo: ATSB

Rail Express derailed by technical issues

The team at Rail Express would like to apologise to readers for an extended technical outage which has restricted services…
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Passengers ride the dome car. Photo: Rapido Trains / YouTube

Around the Web: Student sues Yarra Trams; Pollies’ bad history in bars; Keeping London thriving

Around the Web is a weekly look at some of the more interesting, entertaining, and insightful stories and videos relating…
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Top 10 stories from the first six months. Photos: David Gubler / / ARTC / ATSB / Jim Wilson

Top 10 stories from new-look Rail Express

Since re-launching as an online publication with a new website and newswire, Rail Express has reached more than 60,000 users…
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Portrait of a train driver. Photo: Youtube / Titus Napirlica

VIDEO: Portrait of a train driver

Titus Napirlica’s 2012 short film is a touching profile of a Romanian passenger train driver and his love for the…
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Photo: David Gubler /

Is this Australia’s weirdest railroad crossing?

PHOTOS/VIDEO: This drawbridge style cane train crossing over the QR main line near Bundaberg is a site to behold. “The…
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DJ Albo

Putting the Party back in ALP: Albanese to DJ in Sydney club

Shadow minister for transport and frequent rail advocate Anthony Albanese is headed back to the decks. The former deputy prime…
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Wirragulla station. Photo: Reddit user /u/SilverStar9192

One man visited all 307 of NSW’s Opal-enabled stations; see his favourite sites

PHOTOS: Whether it’s the over-engineered access ramp at Wallarobba, or the incredibly isolated platform at Wirragulla, there’s something for everyone…
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Tram Ride - Photo: YouTube / Schony747

Video: Driver’s view of a typical Sunday tram trip

Got a spare hour? Enjoy a typical Sunday tram ride on Melbourne’s Route 96 from a driver’s perspective. YouTube user Schony747 uploaded the…
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