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Event: FULL STEAM AHEAD – October long weekend Newcastle Station and Foreshore

Event: FULL STEAM AHEAD - October long weekend Newcastle Station and Foreshore
When/Where: Sat 4th, Sun 5th, Mon 6th October 2014. 10 am – 4 pm at Newcastle Railway Station and Foreshore. Steam train welcome: Save Our Rail will be at Newcastle Station at 11.00 a.m. next Saturday, 4th October to GREET AND WELCOME trains STEAMING INTO NEWCASTLE. The “Newcastle City Steam Weekend” is being run by ...

We Deserve Better rally – Sat 06/09/2014, 10.30am, Civic Park

We Deserve Better rally - Sat 06/09/2014, 10.30am, Civic Park
This rally has been organised by an informal group of non-politically aligned community members – “We Deserve Better” – committed to ensuring better outcomes from our state and local governments – outcomes for the benefit of the community and the region. Save Our Rail will be speaking at the rally. RAIN, HAIL, or SHINE: Saturday 06/09/2014, 10.30 am, ...

Media event Newcastle – Wed 20/08/2014

CATCH THE 9.15 am TRAIN FROM CENTRAL TO NEWCASTLE SPECIAL GUEST FEDERAL MEMBER FOR PERTH Hon Alannah MacTiernan MP coming by train to Newcastle WED 20TH AUGUST 2014 SOR members will welcome the visitors at Newcastle Station at 11.50 am. Contact info@saveourrail.org.au or ph: 0408 618 198

Come to Maitland: MARCH FOR RAIL – Thur 31/07/2014, 11am Maitland Station

Come to Maitland: MARCH FOR RAIL - Thur 31/07/2014, 11am Maitland Station
Come to Maitland and March for Rail. Maintain our rail connection between Maitland, the Upper Hunter, Lake Macquarie, Newcastle and Sydney. Show your opposition to the decision of Gladys Berijiklian, NSW Transport Minister, to terminate passenger rail services to Newcastle CBD from boxing day this year. Add your voice to the 11,000 who signed the petition to Parliament. ...

Event: High noon in June! (Sat 14 June 2014, 12 noon @ Newcastle Leagues Club)

Event: High noon in June! (Sat 14 June 2014, 12 noon @ Newcastle Leagues Club)
SOR: HIGH NOON IN JUNE / Don’t cut Newcastle rail line Future trains – what is possible for Newcastle intercity rail? CELEBRATE 30 years of electric trains TO NEWCASTLE SEE HOW TO IMPROVE NOT REMOVE GUEST PRESENTERS ~ ENTERTAINMENT ~ NIBBLES ~ SAT 14 JUNE at 12 NOON FREE at NEWCASTLE LEAGUES CLUB National Park ...

Event: Celebrate 30 years of electric rail to Newcastle – Sat 14/06/2014 – noon at Ncle Leagues Club

This is a preliminary announcement that Save Our Rail is organising a public meeting for 12 noon on Saturday 14 June at Newcastle Leagues Club (National Park Street, opposite Spotlight). We will be celebrating 30 years of electric rail to Newcastle, plus we will have speakers on the past and future of Newcastle rail. Nibbles ...

Event: Rail cut demonstration – Sat 17/05/2014 – Fassifern to Newcastle

The following event is being organised by the Lake Macquarie Greens (contact details at the end of this notice). We encourage Save Our Rail supporters, especially those from Lake Macquarie, to attend. Join a group of Lake Macquarie residents who will undertake travel into Newcastle from Fassifern Station at 10.29 am Saturday May 17 to ...

Event: Rally 4 Rail at NSW Parliament – noon Wed 28/05/2014

Join us on the on the train to Sydney. We will be catching the 08:19 train from Newcastle to Central (connections possible from Scone and Dungog). We need your attendance. The Government is moving to close the line soon. Developers want that land! If you’re debating whether to be there please make the decision and ...

Event: Newcastle Institute Public Forum – 7pm Wed 14/05/2014, Newcastle City Hall

Redeveloping Newcastle:- Why? What? How? The multiple redevelopment projects underway or being planned for Newcastle are creating a great deal of public interest and discussion, with plenty of strong opinions. The next public forum of local think-tank The Newcastle Institute will bring four different perspectives on the Newcastle’s ongoing redevelopment. Bob Dupont, Newcastle-based Valuer and ...

May Day march: Saturday 3th May 2014 @ 10am

Show your support for keeping the Newcastle rail line by joining Save Our Rail in this year’s May Day march. It is on Saturday 3th May 2014 at 10.00 a.m. Assemble in the park adjacent to Hamilton Station. Carry a banner for Save Our Rail – let the new Premier & new Minister for The ...

Railfest – Sunday October 20th 2013 at Newcastle Foreshore Park – 11am to 3pm

Save Our Rail is planning to celebrate rail services with a great day out at Newcastle Foreshore Park.  “RAILFEST” will be on Sunday 20th October 2013 with all sorts of fun activities – face painting, music, entertainment and a sausage sizzle.  Groups are invited to be part of our festival and can contact Bobbie on ...

May Day march: Saturday 4th May 2013 @ 10am

Show your support for keeping the Newcastle rail line by joining Save Our Rail in this year’s May Day march. It is on Saturday 4th May 2013 at 10.00 a.m. Assemble in the park adjacent to Hamilton Station.

SOR rally at Parliament House (Sydney) – Tues 19 Feb 2013 @ 11am

SOR rally at Parliament House (Sydney) - Tues 19 Feb 2013 @ 11am
Rally at Parliament House, Macquarie Street Sydney, Tuesday 19 February at 11.00am. Catch the 8.03 am train from Newcastle. Also, later that evening, Politics in the Pub at the Hamilton Station Hotel, 6.30 pm featuring a special guest speaker. Help us get the messages around the community. Keep up the good work with the petitions. ...