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.
Meet at Maitland Station at 11 am, Thursday 31/07/2014, for a march along Church Street to Caroline Place (next to police station, down from Robyn Parker’s office). The event runs from 11 am to 1 pm, including march and speakers.
Bring banners and posters for the march.
Speakers will include the candidates for the state government election in 2014.
Connecting rail services are as follows:
- 10.02 from Dungog to Maitland
- 10.25 from Newcastle to Maitland
- 9.33 from Fassifern, change at Hamiltion at 10.36 for Maitland
For further details contact Kim Cross on 0407 919 807 or Joan Dawson 0408 618 198.
Download PDF flyers: PDF flyer (front), PDF flyer (back)
Download PDF poster: PDF poster (full page), JPG poster (full page)