Category Archives: Trains

Hurstbridge Line Misses Out Again

According to a recent report in The Age the Hurstbridge line will miss out on improved weekend rail service frequencies Advertisements

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Banyule’s Public Transport Paradox

I have been using our local public transport services for the two past months for my daily to journey to work and nothing makes sense to me anymore.

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Planning Minister Guy and the NE Link Project

By Ian Hundley Planning Minister and Northern Metropolitan Province MP, Matthew Guy, has recently written to Friends of Banyule

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Doncaster Rail Project needs community involvement

By Ian Hundley If built Doncaster Rail could provide a sustainable solution for Banyules’ traffic congestion and lack of public transport.

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Activity centre development in Ivanhoe: Some food for thought

By Ian Hundley The City of Banyule’s recently released draft Ivanhoe Structure Plan covers the Ivanhoe Shopping Centre, surrounding commercial, civic and residential areas as well as the Ivanhoe and Darebin railway station precincts. The draft plan is generating a … Continue reading

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Heidelberg Sustainable Transport Forum – 31 August 2011

By Geoff Ball You are invited to an evening of information and conversation about how we might transform transport within, into and out of Heidelberg.

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Labor MP wrong on Public Transport Expansion

In arguing for a busway to Mernda Yan Yean MP, Danielle Green, has played the tired old eastern suburbs versus the rest jealousy card in swinging criticism of Coalition government proposals for a rail service to Melbourne Airport and new … Continue reading

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