Newcastle has huge festival, mass transport but no info – Media Release 13/11/2012

MEDIA RELEASE – SAVE OUR RAIL NSW INCORPORATED NEWCASTLE HAS HUGE FESTIVAL, MASS TRANSPORT BUT NO INFO CITYFEST – THE MAJOR event of the year in terms of anticipated numbers, figure of 20,000, comes to Newcastle next weekend. This is HUGE. Grand transport plans including 28 extra train services to run as shuttles between Broadmeadow ...

S.O.R. Lower Hunter special meeting 14/11/2012 re: trial of rail cut

Dear members, The Management committee of Save Our Rail NSW Inc has made a decision to call on the Government to implement a trial of cutting the rail line. We urge you to consider this important initiative taken by the committee, which is earnestly committed to the retention of the intercity rail line direct to ...

Letter to Lord Mayor of Newcastle re: trial cut of Newcastle rail line

The Lord Mayor of Newcastle Councillor Jeff McCloy c/- Newcastle City Council Save Our Rail NSW Inc yesterday issued a media release (attached) calling on the Government to test with full costing and appropriate evaluation, the proposed replacement system before any decision to cut the rail services or infrastructure to Newcastle Station Save Our Rail ...

Letter to Premier re: trial cut of Newcastle rail line

The Premier of NSW The Hon Barry O’Farrell, MP Dear Mr O’Farrell, Save Our Rail calls on Government to trial cut of Newcastle rail line Save Our Rail NSW Inc has issued a media release, (attached) which calls on the Government of NSW to carry out a trial of any proposed replacement system intended for ...

Government must test replacement system before any rail cut decision, says Save Our Rail – MEDIA RELEASE 11/11/2012

Save our Rail today calls on the NSW Government to conduct a trial suspension of rail services before making any final decision to cut Newcastle rail infrastructure or services. Responding to strong rumours that a decision to cut the Newcastle rail line was imminent, Joan Dawson, President of Save Our Rail, said it would be ...