Queensland Treasurer demands $1b for cross river rail

Queensland's treasurer has demanded his state should receive $1 billion for public transport infrastructure in Tuesday night's federal budget.
Queensland Rail News

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Room for improvement for rail

Victorian Rail News
EVERY year, governments at all levels use their annual budgets to proudly boast projects and services they'll undertake over the next 12 months.

Election gets high-speed rail talk moving very fast

Rail News
The future of high-speed rail coming through the Border has become an election issue.

The long road to Turkish market opening

International Rail News
Retaining ambitions one day to accede to the European Union and playing a potentially significant role in pan-European transit freight, Turkey has for many years been seeking to liberalise its railway market broadly in line with EU policy.

Shizuoka Railway fleet replacement begins

Asian Rail News
Shizuoka Railway has taken delivery of the first of 12 Class 3000 electric multiple-units ordered from J-TEC at cost of ¥4bn. The 11 km local railway carries 11 million passengers/year between its 15 stations.

Billions for road and rail tied to state asset sales

Victorian Rail News
A mammoth spending program will be outlined in tomorrow’s federal budget to promise voters better road and rail transport, escalating a fight with Labor over the projects ahead of a July 2 federal election.

A new platform for west Footscray Station

Victorian Rail News
The additional platform and track to the north of the station (Cross Street side) will service city bound trains coming from Sunbury in the morning and afternoon peak periods.

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