Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster

Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster - the worst rail tragedy in Australia’s history.
New South Wales Rail News

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China rolls out its new 400-mph 'super bullet' magnetic levitation train

Asian Rail News
Rolling into the next generation of high-speed, magnetic levitation passenger trains, China took the wrapper off the prototype for its shiny new "Super Bullet" choo-choo last week at the city of Chengdu in the Sichuan Province.

Man charged after allegedly failing to wear a mask on a NSW train and biting a police officer

Cityrail News
A police officer needed hospital treatment after a train rider allegedly bit him on the stomach after being confronted for not wearing a mask.

Upper Paradise / Scenic Hamilton construction: HSR detour, January 14

From 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Thursday, **January 14**, the [City of Hamilton]( is closing + **Upper Paradise Road** just south of **Scenic Drive**,

Eglinton - Crosstown LRT - Chaplin: Road closure, TTC detour, starting January 11

[Metrolinx]( contractors continue building the [future **Eglinton Crosstown** light rail transit line]( between Mount Dennis and Kennedy.

Caps on fares instituted and proposed on rail networks to grow patronage

New Zealand Rail News
Auckland Transport will make discounts to off-peak fares permanent, as of February 7.

High Speed Trains Coming to Greece

High speed trains will soon make traveling across Greece much faster. The trains, which can reach speeds of 200 km (124 miles) per hour, will arrive in the country on January 18.

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On this day

Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster


South Australian ‘N’ Gauge Society display, workshop & talk


Gippsland Explorer Heritage Train


Returning Big George TOUR


Our Town Model Show (Newcastle)


South Australian N Gauge Society – Hallett Cove SA


10th Annual Queensland Transport Infrastructure Conference


Suburban Steam Shuttles - Essendon to Broadmeadows and return


Inaugural North East Rail Trail event in Tasmania


Bundaberg Model Train Expo