01 March 2021

Drop-In Session 1

1 - 4pm: Drop-in to the School of Arts at Burringbar to talk with Rail Trail Project Director Iain Lonsdale and Public Works Project Manager Alex Manning about the Tweed section of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail. 

11 March 2021

Drop-in Session 2

2.30-4pm: Drop-in to the School of Arts at Burringbar to talk with Rail Trail Project Director Iain Lonsdale and Public Works Project Manager Alex Manning about the Tweed section of the Northern Rivers Rail Trail. 

11 January 2021

Vegetation clearing starts

Vegetation clearing along the Murwillumbah to Crabbes Creek rail corridor is due to start at Wooyung Road near Crabbes Creek, working north to the Murwillumbah Railway Station. This will allow the four preferred construction companies to access and inspect the rail infrastructure to prepare their design and costings for the proposed rail trail.

 

21 January 2021

Early Tender Involvement (ETI) workshop

Workshop involving Council and the four short-listed prospective tenderers to provide tenderers with a clearer understanding of the project scope and key issues.

February 2021

ETI Workshops 2

One-on-one workshops with individual prospective tenderers to discuss issues and create opportunities for innovation.

February → March 2021

Award design and construct tender

15 October 2020

Bill passes Parliament

A Bill to close the railway line passes the Upper House, having passed the Lower House on 23 September 2020

April 2021

Start construction

December 2021

Commission Tweed Valley Rail Trail