November 2018

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TWEED Shire Council has announced plans to have the 26km scenic trail open within two years

Rail trail to be completed by 2020

"The following statement by Rail Trail Project director Iain Lonsdale, The project is fully funded by..."

October 2018

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The 24km Northern Rivers Rail Trail Tweed section will be from Murwillumbah to Crabbes Creek

Council on track to start Northern Rivers Rail Trail project

"To all Tweed Shire Councillors, How do you answer the questions that asked of you, and which has been..."

April 2018

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PRELIMINARY costings for the rail trail between Casino and Eltham were released at a Lismore City Council briefing.

WORLD CLASS: $32 million rail trail proposed

"DavidW . Lismore, Hope I have your name right David? The C-M train WAS PROFITABLE & the only people who..."

February 2018

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THE group says locals need to speak up if they want regular trains back on the tracks in the future.

Train lobby group 'deeply disappointed' by rail trail funds

"Murbahlocal - Congratulations?! You have to be joking. Trains are tourism but the people you say..."

Commented on a story 3rd Feb 2018 1:52 PM

IT HAS been hailed as the biggest milestone yet for the project, which will create jobs and boost tourism on the Northern Rivers.

$13 million committed for rail trail after 'long fight'

"Federal Min for Regional Development John McVeigh, "As a local MP for the city of Toowoombah, I know..."

Commented on a story 3rd Feb 2018 1:50 PM

IT HAS been hailed as the biggest milestone yet for the project, which will create jobs and boost tourism on the Northern Rivers.

$13 million committed for rail trail after 'long fight'

"Inquiry hears Nth Coast Rail Line must reopen 11Aug2016, by ccalino: A PARLIAMENTARY inquiry has heard..."

December 2017

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IN A town where every square metre is worth something, developers are increasingly eyeing off sections of the disused rail corridor.

Slice of Byron rail corridor paves way for luxury units

"So another DA 29.11.17 wants rail corridor land for luxury apartment units! This grab for land..."

October 2017

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TRAINS or a rail trail? Group urges council to "consider all the facts” before making a decision.

Push to put trains back on Casino-Mur'bah rail line

"Trainguy01, Just imagine the $$$s that have been lost these past years plus made life hard for people."

July 2017

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THE Premier of NSW, Gladys Berejiklian, wasn't aware of the poor state of the Richmond River - but she is now.

Premier in town: Poor waterway health in spotlight

"Premier Ms Berijiklian is surprised at the health of the Richmond River. There is another disgusting..."

Commented on a story 7th Jul 2017 6:15 AM

WHEN the last train left Lismore on Sunday, May 15, 2004, it was a sombre day for the region.

LAST TRAIN: The day our rail service fell silent

"Farmer Dan, There's a lot more of us out here who were not at the meeting you speak of and need the..."

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