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Grain Rail iT Matters

Editor
Monday, 25 February 2013

Fremantle Town Hall was packed with 250 people on January 31 for a public meeting on sustainable transport organised by the Freo Road to Rail campaign and hosted by the Fremantle City Council. The forum was also supported by the Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute (CUSP), the Bicycle Users Group and the Wheatbelt Rail Retention Alliance.

Editor
Sunday, 17 February 2013

The rail v truck debate for regional grain must also take into consideration health and cancer issues.

Experts at the World Health Organisation (WHO) state diesel engine exhaust fumes can cause cancer in humans.

Editor
Tuesday, 05 February 2013

Nationals Statement

Nationals MP and candidate for Central Wheatbelt, Mia Davies has stated that The Nationals WA was the only Party that had a responsible position on tier 3 rail.

“The Nationals WA released their plan for the future of the rail freight network prior to Christmas in 2012 and we have committed funds to it,” Ms Davies said.

Editor
Sunday, 27 January 2013

The WA Local Government Association has supported moves to keep Grain Rail, or what is also called Tier 3, open in Western Australian regional areas.

Editor
Sunday, 27 January 2013

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia in 2012 endorsed investment in rail in Australia.

The release of the Federal Government’s National Land Freight Strategy at their conference in September 2012 was a catalyst to endorse rail.

Editor
Monday, 21 January 2013

Independent Max Hipkins has called for Tier 3 rail to be returned to pubic ownership.

Editor
Sunday, 20 January 2013

Labor Statement

WA Labor will allocate $30million over the next three years to keep Tier 3 grain rail lines open and trucks off our roads, WA Labor Mark McGowan said today.

Editor
Thursday, 10 January 2013

Nationals Statement December 17

The Nationals WA have released their plan to support the retention of a competitive and safe grain freight network in regional Western Australia.

Editor
Saturday, 05 January 2013
Labor candidate Ian Radisich vowed to keep Grain Rail going in October 2012
Editor
Thursday, 03 January 2013

WA Farmers statement on Grain Rail in October 2012 and there lobbying to have stay operational.

Editor
Thursday, 03 January 2013

WA Farmers Media Release

A report tabled in State Parliament today by the Auditor General, Colin Murphy, has backed up the concerns of the Western Australian Farmers Federation (Inc.) (WAFarmers), in relation to Tier 3 rail lines.

Editor
Monday, 24 December 2012

Labor Statement

The National Party's 'position statement' on Western Australia's grain rail network is completely worthless unless their Liberal Party partners commit to keeping the Wheatbelt rail lines open, Shadow Transport Minster Ken Travers said today.

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