Family Memories of the Train Trip to Strangways

Family Memories of the Train Trip to Strangways

CMRT member Tim Cocking shares some family memories of the train service from 50 years ago. (Photo: Rail Motor at Strangways Station c1977) My Grandmother, Eleanor Pengelly, was the Post Mistress for the Strangways post office in the 1950’s, 60’s + 70’s. She made...
The Next Chapter

The Next Chapter

We have begun the next chapter! Immediately prior to Easter we applied to the Victorian Government’s Enabling Tourism Fund (ETF) for $400,000 to complete the next stage of the trail, the Pre-Construction Stage. Mt Alexander and Central Goldfields Shires have pledged...
Book today: Walking the past, glimpsing the future

Book today: Walking the past, glimpsing the future

Book Today! …Walking the past, glimpsing the future Walk the path of our future rail trail. Experience the rich history and natural beauty of Maryborough to Carisbrook. This March 24, join us to walk the historic rail line from Maryborough to Carisbrook on Dja...
Trail Dreaming: the High Country and Tumbarumba

Trail Dreaming: the High Country and Tumbarumba

trail dreaming: along high country and tumbarumba – rosewood trails 10 September , 2023 CMRT members are getting frisky about the growth of rail trails around the country – for fun and local inspiration. The Tumbarumba to Rosewood trail, in the NSW...
Feasibility study our biggest milestone yet

Feasibility study our biggest milestone yet

expert study declares trail can ‘transform’ Central Victoria with jobs and visitors 24 August, 2023 It’s a new dawn, Trail Blazers! An expert study released today affirms the transformative effect a trail can have upon our region. The study marks our biggest...