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27 August 2009 More Grants!
Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs - The Volunteer Grants 2009 funding round opens on Friday 14 August 2009 and closes on Friday 25 September 2009 at 5pm AEST.
www.fahcsia.gov.au/sa/volunteers/funding/Pages/volunteer_grant09.aspx
21 August 2009 The Pay Bus and Cash on Tracks Exhibition
Rail pay bus FP1 (c1937) arrived at Central Station on Friday 21 August to launch the Cash on Track Exhibition at Central Station Concourse. The exhibition will run until May 2010. More ...
18 August 2009 RailCorp’s EOI for surplus rolling stock
RailCorp’s Office of Rail Heritage publishes the status of the December 2008 Expression of Interest for surplus rolling stock.

The rolling stock remaining from this EOI will be disposed of by commercial tender - an advert for this tender is scheduled for 24 August 2009.

DOWNLOAD:
“EOI Status 2009 August” dated 17/08/2009, pdf format.
27 July 2009 Office of Rail Heritage Volunteer Award Winners 2009
RailCorp recognises excellence in rail heritage volunteering with the 2009 Office of Rail Heritage Volunteer Awards. More...
June 2009 New Boiler for 3801
Railway Digest Magazine June 2009
20 June 2009 Rail Motor Society receives $40,000 Grant for vintage rolling stock. Media release
2 June 2009 $15m centre upgrade
Wollondilly Advertiser
1 June 2009 Wagga Wagga Rail Heritage Museum Opening
27 May 2009 Work begins on preserving Broadmeadow roundhouse
Media release - David Campbell MP Minister for Transport Minister for the Illawarra
22 May 200 A big tank-you from Rail Heritage Centre
Goulbourn Post
May 2009 Railway Heritage: Opportunities and Challenges Conference at Workshops Rail Museum. Register Now!                                
14 May 2009 Railmotor ride to Tarana
Oberon Review  
4 May 2009 Thomas the Tank Engine visits Thirlmere’s rail heritage museum
Macarthur Chronicles
4 May 2009 Photo Gallery of Thomas and all his friends
Macarthur Chronicles
Autumn 2009 A grand station sits on the border
On Track – The RailCorp Magazine
Autumn 2009 Preparing the past for the future
On Track – The RailCorp Magazine
18 April 2009 Classic Rail Motors for Mt Victoria Festival
26 March 2009 Rail Buffs Move into New Museum*
Prime TV News, Wagga Wagga

*Reproduced with permission from broadcaster
1 March 2009 Rail Heritage to become a Major Tourist Drawcard







Events
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August 2009
Sunday 30 Tin Hare Rail Motor, Canberra - Fyshwick shuttle Canberra Station
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September 2009
Saturday 5 to Sunday 13 History Week 2009:
Scandals, Crime and Corruption: History Week 2009 will be a wild journey through the dark shadows of our past. Discover the scandals, crime and corruption that have shocked us over time. www.historycouncilnsw.org.au/events/events
Sunday 6 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Steam Train Rides Thirlmere
Sunday 6 Father's Day Steam Experience - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 Day Out With Thomas Thirlmere
Sunday 20 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Steam Train Rides Thirlmere
Sunday 20 Bungendore Market Day Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 26 Rail & Sail™ to Newcastle   Sydney & Suburbs to Newcastle
Saturday 26 Newcastle Flyer™         Sydney & Suburbs to Newcastle
Sunday 27 Tin Hare Rail Motor, Canberra - Fyshwick shuttle Canberra Station
Tuesday 29 Veteran Rail Motor Trips - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
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October 2009
Thursday 1 School Holiday Vintage Train - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Sunday 4 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Steam Train Rides Thirlmere
Wednesday 7 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Railmotor Rides   Thirlmere
Friday 2 -
Tuesday 6
North-South-West Aurora™ - Rail Escape   Sydney – Country NSW    
Tuesday 6 Veteran Rail Motor Trips - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Wednesday 14 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Railmotor Rides Thirlmere
Thursday 8 School Holiday Vintage Train - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 17 RailRoad Restaurant Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Sunday 18 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Steam Train Rides Thirlmere
Sunday 18 Bungendore Market Day Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 24 Southern Highlander™ - Steam Train to Robertson Sydney & Suburbs to Robertson
Sunday 25 Tin Hare Rail Motor, Canberra - Fyshwick shuttle Canberra Station
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November 2009
Sunday 1 - Wednesday 4 Melbourne Cup Aurora™ Sydney to Melbourne
Sunday 1 Thirlmere Heritage Railway™ – Steam Train Rides Thirlmere
Saturday 7 RailRoad Restaurant Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Sunday 15 Bungendore Spring Fair & Market Day Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 21 Rail & Sail™ to Wollongong      Sydney & Suburbs to Wollongong
Saturday 21 Steam to the Surf™        Sydney & Suburbs to Austinmer and Wollongong
Sunday 22 Santas Steam Train™      Sydney & Suburbs to Thirlmere
Saturday 28 Christmas Dinner/Dance Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Tarago Canberra Station
Sunday 29 Tin Hare Rail Motor, Canberra - Fyshwick shuttle Canberra Station
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December 2009
Saturday 5 Christmas Dinner/Dance Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Tarago Canberra Station
Sunday 6 Santa Special Train - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Bungendore Canberra Station
Saturday 12 Christmas Dinner/Dance Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Tarago Canberra Station
Thursday 31 New Years Eve Special - Canberra/Queanbeyan - Sydney Canberra Station
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September 2010
Saturday 4 to Sunday 12 History Week 2010:
Faces in the Street: Join us in History Week 2010 for a walk down the streets of the past and into the lives of those you pass. Explore the biographies of our leaders, those who shaped our world and the ordinary worlds of lesser known identities. http://www.historycouncilnsw.org.au/events/history-week


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