April 2018

Commented on a story 9th Apr 2018 9:45 AM

THERE are a concentration of beautiful timber bridges between Lismore and Eltham, but they are in a dire state of disrepair.

Scenic rail trail bridges are 'stuffed'

"Let's be honest. These timber bridges were beyond the end of their life in 2004 when Government rail..."

Commented on a story 3rd Apr 2018 8:48 AM

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

"Before going off on a tangent about how good it could be, let's remember how hot it gets on the Casino..."

February 2018

Commented on a story 4th Feb 2018 11:02 AM

"THE alternative is tumble weeds blowing down the rail corridor from here to eternity.”

Let's give the rail trail a go: OPINION

"If it doesn't work, that will be $13 million down the drain, and the land will be sold off, as there..."

Commented on a story 4th Feb 2018 11:02 AM

"THE alternative is tumble weeds blowing down the rail corridor from here to eternity.”

Let's give the rail trail a go: OPINION

"So what you are saying is, let's just ignore the fact that this is a $13 million dollar white elephant..."

January 2018

Commented on a story 26th Jan 2018 5:27 PM

'WE recognised that the only way of ensuring the corridor remains in public ownership is to convert it to a walking and cycling trail'.

Train advocates 'doing nothing' to improve public transport

"A nice piece of propaganda, that unfortunately however holds no truth. The pieces of land the NRRT..."

November 2017

Commented on a story 19th Nov 2017 10:08 AM

The North Coast Railway proposes to connect Stokers Siding, Burringbar, Mooball, Billinudgel, Mullumbimby, Byron Bay, Lismore, Casino to Sydney and Brisbane.

Train campaign gathers speed with 2019 election bid

"Trains already have come back to Byron Bay, and for much cheaper than the Government predicted too."

October 2017

Commented on a story 29th Oct 2017 3:42 PM

"THIS 'community trail' would be merely for the exclusive use of a small handful of cyclists, before it's sold off to developers”.

Don't destroy trains so cyclists can have a joyride: LETTER

"I agree RileyG. A rail trail in this region would be just unnecessary and would only exacerbate current..."

Commented on a story 29th Oct 2017 11:46 AM

"THIS 'community trail' would be merely for the exclusive use of a small handful of cyclists, before it's sold off to developers”.

Don't destroy trains so cyclists can have a joyride: LETTER

"By comparing buses to trains as if there is some similarity, you are comparing apples to oranges."

Commented on a story 14th Oct 2017 10:57 AM

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

"Absolutely they should be brought back. Timetabled properly it would be a gold mine. Imagine how great..."

September 2017

Commented on a story 29th Sep 2017 1:42 PM

Tweed residents are being given the chance to share their thoughts on the proposed Northern Rivers Rail Trail

Have your say on the rail trail

"The NRRAG event was not “consultation”. It was a public transport forum. Everyone was welcome. It was a..."

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