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Gheringhap Sightings w/e 13/9/2014.

Posted 3 days ago

Gheringhap Sightings w/e 13/9/2014.

Greens offer rail solution

Posted 4 days ago

The Greens will ensure V/line’s plan to increase running times, passenger capacity and service reliability on the Bendigo to Melbourne rail line is costed, funded and implemented, so we don’t end up with a public transport crisis along this line in a few years’ time.

Parked rail cars near Great Falls to be removed soon

Posted 4 days ago

The string of oil tank rail cars parked along Flood Road south of Marketplace on a little-used track for about 10 days is empty and expected to be moved within several weeks, BNSF Railway and Calumet Montana Refining officials said.

Anketell's $7bn port and rail deal signed

Posted 4 days ago

A deal to build a $7 billion port and rail complex in Western Australia's Pilbara, which could become the biggest port in Australia, has been signed off.

Bendigo line poised to unite over Regional Rail Link concerns

Posted 4 days ago

THE City of Greater Bendigo has joined a neighbouring council in requesting a meeting with the state government following a spate of Bendigo line commuter concerns.

Aurizon draws plans for new WA rail, port

Posted 5 days ago

Australia's largest freight operator has received exclusive rights to develop the rail and port infrastructure for a major Pilbara iron ore project in which it is a partner.

Wollongong should forget about high-speed rail

Posted 5 days ago

Illawarra commuters can forget about a high speed – or even medium speed – rail link passing through Wollongong, according to a University of Wollongong academic.

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Asciano 37 stories
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Cityrail News 114 stories
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New Zealand Rail News 169 stories
Opinion 6 stories
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Press Releases 194 stories
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Tasmanian Rail News 251 stories
Victorian Rail News 3132 stories

Asciano

37 stories | Newest story posted Tuesday, 12 August

Aurizon

37 stories | Newest story posted 5 days ago

Cityrail News

114 stories | Newest story posted 6 days ago

Gunzelling Reports

501 stories | Newest story posted 3 days ago

International Rail News

1657 stories | Newest story posted 4 days ago

Letters to the Editor

79 stories | Newest story posted Wednesday, 9 July

New South Wales Rail News

1969 stories | Newest story posted Tuesday, 9 September

New Zealand Rail News

169 stories | Newest story posted Friday, 15 August
  • Chinese rail workers 'paid $NZ3/hr in NZ'

    NEW Zealand's Labour party and the rail workers' union are demanding answers to claims Chinese workers brought to the country to fix asbestos-contaminated locomotives were paid as little as $NZ3 ($A2.

  • End of the line for rail option

    Ravensdown is no longer using trains for its Napier plant, meaning more trucks will use Marine Parade in spring and autumn ferrying fertiliser from Napier Port.

  • Christchurch rail services long overdue

    There were serious flaws in the assessment which led to the rejection of a northern rail transport option for Christchurch, writes CHRISTOPHER KISSLING.

  • NZ First proposes $300m swap from roads to rail

    A $300 million cash swap from roads to railways is at the heart of New Zealand First's transport policy for the election, including restoring the Gisborne-Napier line, and looking at extending the Wellington line to Levin and into Wairarapa.

  • Auckland rail staff to be equipped with lapel cameras

    Ticket inspectors on Auckland's public rail network will soon be kitted with personal lapel cameras as part of efforts to improve their safety.

Northern Territory Rail News

197 stories | Newest story posted Wednesday, 20 August

Opinion

6 stories | Newest story posted Friday, 5 September

Other Transport News

313 stories | Newest story posted Wednesday, 20 August

Press Releases

194 stories | Newest story posted Friday, 18 April

Queensland Rail News

1312 stories | Newest story posted Saturday, 6 September

Rail Events

41 stories | Newest story posted Monday, 26 May

Rail News

2613 stories | Newest story posted 5 days ago

Railpage Australia News

69 stories | Newest story posted Monday, 25 August

Railway Stories

43 stories | Newest story posted Tuesday, 27 May

South Australian Rail News

461 stories | Newest story posted Friday, 29 August

Tasmanian Rail News

251 stories | Newest story posted Monday, 7 July

Tram and Light Rail News

692 stories | Newest story posted Monday, 8 September

Victorian Rail News

3132 stories | Newest story posted 4 days ago

Western Australian Rail News

656 stories | Newest story posted 4 days ago