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    Thread: NSWRTM charter heading to Brisbane
Post: NSWRTM charter heading to Brisbane

Full details posted in the NSW boards here, but has relevance on this board in view of its destination. What is not posted in the NSW thread is the link to the ARTC website: http://extranet.artc.com...
Ed Queensland 2 2,244 10-Mar-2010, 07:23 PM
    Thread: Bacardi Express - NSWRTM Heritage Special
Post: Bacardi Express - NSWRTM Heritage Special

Heading to Brisbane in Late March. From the ARTC website: dateline= Wrote:NSWRTM HERITAGE TRAINS: “BACARDI EXPRESS” 24th –27th MARCH 2009 THE FOLLOWING TIMETABLES WILL APPLY: THIRLMERE –...
Ed New South Wales & ACT 7 6,001 10-Mar-2010, 07:17 PM
    Thread: Train union calls for tanker ban
Post: Train union calls for tanker ban

Train union calls for tanker ban     * Related Story: Young sisters among tanker crash victims     * Related Story: Tanker crash dad dies in hospital     * Related Story: Tanker crash 'most likely d...
Ed General 2 2,331 06-Jan-2010, 08:14 AM
    Thread: Vic, City 'lost control' of train network
Post: Vic, City 'lost control' of train network

Vic, City 'lost control' of train network CLAY LUCAS The Age MEL October 10, 2009 OVERHEAD electricity wires on Melbourne's ageing rail train system sagged so badly during last summer's heatwave that...
Ed Victoria 0 1,634 10-Oct-2009, 08:28 AM
    Thread: Vic, The good, the bad and the chronically late
Post: Vic, The good, the bad and the chronically late

Vic, The good, the bad and the chronically late Sunday Age MEL September 20, 2009 Labor made big promises before being elected in 1999. Reid Sexton investigates what happened to them. WHEN Labor unex...
Ed Victoria 1 1,643 21-Sep-2009, 08:31 AM
    Thread: Qld, Man crushed by cane train
Post: Qld, Man crushed by cane train

Qld, Man crushed by cane train DARREN CARTWRIGHT Brisbane Times, BNE September 19, 2009 - 4:36PM The Australian Workers' Union (AWU) has placed indefinite bans on single-driver cane trains at seven Qu...
Ed E-Rail News 0 2,160 21-Sep-2009, 08:28 AM
    Thread: Three hurt in Victorian train derailment
Post: Three hurt in Victorian train derailment

dateline= Wrote:Three hurt in Victorian train derailment Posted 10 hours 2 minutes ago Updated 7 hours 42 minutes ago     * Map: Colac 3250 A passenger train carrying up to 100 passengers was dera...
Ed Victoria 14 7,262 13-Sep-2009, 09:34 AM
    Thread: Vic, Dicing with death at dangerous railway level crossings
Post: Vic, Dicing with death at dangerous railway level ...

Vic, Dicing with death at dangerous railway level crossings Article from: Ashley Gardiner July 17, 2009 12:00am CAMERAS installed at dangerous railway level crossings have captured extraordinary acts...
Ed E-Rail News 1 2,991 19-Jul-2009, 09:48 AM
    Thread: NSW, RailCorp told to pay up for road
Post: NSW, RailCorp told to pay up for road

NSW, RailCorp told to pay up for road FED UP: Paterson residents protest the number of truck movements through the main street. 160709CB2 EMMA SWAIN, MTL 17/07/2009 10:11:00 AM One small village. On...
Ed E-Rail News 2 3,427 19-Jul-2009, 09:46 AM
    Thread: Tas, $32m to take Tasmanian rail network public
Post: Tas, $32m to take Tasmanian rail network public

Tas, $32m to take Tasmanian rail network public Matthew Denholm | July 02, 2009 , Article from:  The Australian TASMANIAN taxpayers will spend $32 million to bring the state's rail network ba...
Ed E-Rail News 0 1,901 05-Jul-2009, 08:13 AM
    Thread: NSW, Raids smash graffiti crew on trains at Central Coast
Post: NSW, Raids smash graffiti crew on trains at Centra...

NSW, Raids smash graffiti crew on trains at Central Coast Article from: , By Richard Noone, July 02, 2009 12:00am A GRAFFITI gang has been broken up after three vandals were caught tagging trains at a...
Ed E-Rail News 1 2,916 05-Jul-2009, 08:12 AM
    Thread: NSW, Light rail extension could run within a year
Post: NSW, Light rail extension could run within a year

NSW, Light rail extension could run within a year • Andrew West • SMH SYD May 25, 2009 IN THE first sign that the Rees Government is looking for immediate solutions to inner Sydney's congestion ...
Ed E-Rail News 0 1,881 26-May-2009, 07:25 AM
    Thread: Vic, Speed restrictions on Connex's Siemens trains lifted
Post: Vic, Speed restrictions on Connex's Siemens trains...

Vic, Speed restrictions on Connex's Siemens trains lifted Article from: Herald Scum Ashley Gardiner MEL, May 01, 2009 12:00am THE late-train pain plaguing Melbourne commuters is over with speed restri...
Ed Victoria 4 2,774 02-May-2009, 11:49 AM
    Thread: Vic, City's trains in time warp (PTUA rant bait)
Post: Vic, City's trains in time warp (PTUA rant bait)

Vic, City's trains in time warp Article from: Sunday Herald Sun Liam Houlihan and Mitchell Toy MEL, April 26, 2009 12:00am MELBOURNE'S busiest train lines have fewer services now than 50 years ago - w...
Ed Victoria 2 2,115 27-Apr-2009, 08:12 AM
    Thread: Qld, Brisbane Citytrain driver missed red light in derailment
Post: Qld, Brisbane Citytrain driver missed red light in...

Qld, Brisbane Citytrain driver missed red light in derailment Article from: Ursula Heger and Robyn Ironside April 07, 2009 12:00am Video available at:  http://www.news.com.au/couriermail/story...02,0...
Ed E-Rail News 1 2,766 09-Apr-2009, 05:33 PM
    Thread: Vic, Next in line
Post: Vic, Opposition says rail tender will do nothing t...

Vic, Opposition says rail tender will do nothing to fix Melbourne's trains Article from: Matthew Schulz MEL, April 07, 2009 05:18pm HANDING Melbourne's troubled train network to a new operator will d...
Ed E-Rail News 8 6,537 09-Apr-2009, 05:29 PM
    Thread: Vic, Next in line
Post: Vic, Connex parent Veolia puts in rail bid

Vic, Connex parent Veolia puts in rail bid SMH SYD Breaking News, April 7, 2009 - 4:59PM The parent company of Melbourne rail operator Connex has lodged a bid to keep the embattled network running fr...
Ed E-Rail News 8 6,537 09-Apr-2009, 05:26 PM
    Thread: Vic, Next in line
Post: Vic, Next in line

Vic, Next in line Clay Lucas The Age MEL April 7, 2009 Photo: Angela Wylie BY MELBOURNE'S standards, the tram and bus network of the French city of Bordeaux is tiny: 44 trams running on 43 kilomet...
Ed E-Rail News 8 6,537 09-Apr-2009, 05:24 PM
    Thread: NT, At last, danger rail crossing made safer
Post: NT, At last, danger rail crossing made safer

NT, At last, danger rail crossing made safer Cameron Boon, Centralian Advocate, ASP, 31Mar09 Rod Cramer and Minister Karl Hampton at the railway crossing site on Ilparpa Road. Picture: Derrick Den ...
Ed E-Rail News 0 1,392 05-Apr-2009, 11:07 AM
    Thread: Qld, Don't play near coal trains - Police
Post: Qld, Don't play near coal trains - Police

Qld, Don't play near coal trains - Police MKY, Bianca Clare | 2nd April 2009 Queensland Rail was forced to shut down power to several Hay Point lines for about an hour after two children, aged 10, a...
Ed Queensland 15 5,625 05-Apr-2009, 11:07 AM