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Final 10-kilometre link in Carrum-Warburton bike path gets go-ahead

Adam Carey A 90-kilometre off-road bike trail through Melbourne's east - from the bayside suburb of Carrum to the hills town of Warburton - will be complete within two years when a 10-kilometre missing link is...

Ageing train system leads to soaring power costs

Metro train.

Adam Carey Victoria's ageing train infrastructure is costing taxpayers millions in unnecessary power usage and stymieing efforts by the train operator to cut its greenhouse emissions.

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Premier Denis Napthine's cheap fares pledge surprises transport operators

New beeline tram in Melbourne

Adam Carey The Napthine government's announcement that outer suburbs commuters will pay cheaper zone 1 fares and that tram travel in the CBD and Docklands will be free drew a lukewarm response from public...

Disabled train and tram passengers forgotten

Luba Grigorovitch

Adam Carey and Henrietta Cook Passengers with disabilities are being left stranded on Melbourne's trains and trams because drivers ''forget'' to help them off at their requested stop or station, an inquiry has heard.

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Train services resume on key lines

Adam Carey Train services have resumed between Camberwell and Box Hill stations after a woman was hit by a train and killed this morning.

Commuters derailed amid stormy start to day

Lightning strikes have affected train services.

Adam Carey and Nino Bucci Train services have mostly returned to normal after storms disrupted morning travel for thousands of commuters.

Getting on board: Frankston passengers first to take a rainbow ride

Adam Carey The pot of gold the Napthine government is splashing on the Frankston railway line will soon lead to rainbows.

Schoolkids on track to visit every station in a day

Schoolchildren begin their quest to visit every train station in Melbourne in one day. They're pictured at Pakenham station.

Adam Carey One day, 16 railway lines, 209 stations, 17 schoolchildren. Is it possible to visit every railway station in Melbourne in a day?

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