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Two hurt as out-of-control train derails in Tasmania

Two hurt as out-of-control train derails in Tasmania

The TasRail automated service left the tracks in the Devonport wharf area, hitting a fence and sending debris flying.

  • by Sarah Lansdown & Lucy Slade

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Sign of the times: Train fanatic puts $500,000 collection up for sale
City life

Sign of the times: Train fanatic puts $500,000 collection up for sale

Have you ever wanted to buy one of those classic railway station signs? Here's your chance.

  • by Carolyn Webb
Track work planned for weekend of Sydney to the Gong bike ride
Roads

Track work planned for weekend of Sydney to the Gong bike ride

Many riders use the train network to travel to the stating point with their cycles or return home at the end.

NSW government to spend $1 million on Canberra to Eden rail link study
Canberra

NSW government to spend $1 million on Canberra to Eden rail link study

NSW government leaders have described the idea as a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create a "borderless region".

  • by Blake Foden
'Delay non-essential travel': Major delays on Sydney's train network
Public transport

'Delay non-essential travel': Major delays on Sydney's train network

IT issues blamed for the city's public transport woes, which continued throughout Saturday.

  • by Georgina Mitchell, Ben Grubb & James Lemon
'Scary stuff': Footage highlights danger of 'train surfing' trend

'Scary stuff': Footage highlights danger of 'train surfing' trend

With incidents of "train surfing" on the rise, Sydney Trains has modelled how long it takes a train to stop and the impact of a train hitting a person or an object.

  • by Jenny Noyes
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Government land sale to fund Redfern station upgrade, leaked docs show
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Public transport

Government land sale to fund Redfern station upgrade, leaked docs show

A $200 million-plus upgrade to Sydney's sixth busiest station is part of bolder plans for a 'market-led' redevelopment of the precinct around Redfern.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
'Not great': Trains cancelled, delayed across the whole network
Public transport

'Not great': Trains cancelled, delayed across the whole network

A major upgrade to a signalling system took longer than expected, with some customers calling for compensation.

  • by Josh Dye
Plans for first set of 11,000 units to go near Sydney Metro stations
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City life

Plans for first set of 11,000 units to go near Sydney Metro stations

Plans for more than 1000 units at the first station on the Sydney Metro line in Rouse Hill have been released.

  • by Nigel Gladstone
Cow on tracks forces several train cancellations
Public Transport

Cow on tracks forces several train cancellations

Several Ipswich and Rosewood line trains were cancelled or delayed on Thursday morning because a cow was on the tracks.

  • by Lucy Stone
'Visionary': The new plan for a Canberra to Eden railway line
Canberra

'Visionary': The new plan for a Canberra to Eden railway line

Supporters say the proposal would allow the capital to unlock the potential of "relatively isolated" areas in south-east Australia.

  • by Blake Foden