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by verbatim9
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Pet Policy
Replies: 2
Views: 2436

Re: Pet Policy

by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

^^Maybe someone can hold Andrew Constance to his words last year and to get cracking on LRT from Tweed City to OOL. [emoji106] What does have to do with him? He is not the minster for regional transport. Just noticed the date February 19, 2019 2:34 pm in Gold Coast, Tweed by Matt McDonald so over 1...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

The Gold Coast is a step closer to having a light rail link connecting Surfers Paradise to Coolangatta Airport. https://t.co/OyAjjYbB1y @DeonSav #7NEWS https://t.co/0qlCuX3AkF

https://twitter.com/7NewsBrisbane/statu ... 3096633344
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Re: Electric Buses

7 News Gold Coast story on the buses: https://www.facebook.com/7NEWSGoldCoast/videos/council-announces-plans-to-introduce-electric-buses/2678237882274504/ The buses look to be the Mercedes eCitaro G models, which are only launching this year. https://www.mercedes-benz-bus.com/content/dam/mbo/markets...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Pet Policy
Replies: 2
Views: 2436

Re: Pet Policy

Couriermail --> Dogs on CityCats trial extended to May 31 DOG owners will be allowed to take their furry friends on Brisbane’s CityCats and ferries for another few months, after the State Government approved an extension of the trial. The Courier-Mail can reveal about 800 commuters have taken dogs o...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

^^Maybe someone can hold Andrew Constance to his words last year and to get cracking on LRT from Tweed City to OOL. [emoji106]
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 7:35 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

MyGC----> Light rail line between Tweed and Coolangatta a step closer Light rail line between Tweed and Coolangatta a step closer February 19, 2019 2:34 pm in Gold Coast, Tweed by Matt McDonald A cross-border light rail line could soon become a reality with ambitious plans to eventually connect it u...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

Gold Coast Bulletin --> Gold Coast light rail Stage 3B: Gold Coasters urged to have their say SOUTHERN Gold Coasters are being urged to have their say after the fourth and final light rail extension from Burleigh to Tugun was announced this morning. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has met with transpo...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

Premier and Minister for Trade The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk Minister for Transport and Main Roads The Honourable Mark Bailey http://statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/2020/3/7/next-stage-of-light-rail-part-of-vision-for-the-southern-gold-coast Saturday, March 07, 2020 Next stage of Light Rail p...
by verbatim9
Sat Mar 07, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??
Replies: 22
Views: 9333

Re: Glink to Tweed Heads? & Byron Bay??

Gold Coast Bulletin --> Gold Coast light rail Stage 3B: Study backs Palm Beach to Gold Coast Airport tram route THE State Government will end years of debate today by announcing the last stage of the light rail will run along the coast to the airport. A two-year study by international consulting fir...
by verbatim9
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Discussion - Sydney / NSW
Topic: NSW High Speed Rail... Again
Replies: 85
Views: 24316

Re: NSW High Speed Rail... Again

Sydney Morning Herald --> Faster journeys on Sydney-Canberra trains among 'priorities' Slow trips for passengers travelling on the ageing rail line between Sydney and Canberra have been singled out by the country's top infrastructure adviser, which favours an upgrade to tracks and railway signallin...
by verbatim9
Wed Feb 26, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Cross River Rail Link
Replies: 8
Views: 14223

Re: Cross River Rail Link

Rail Express --> Compliance strengthened in Cross River Rail project A new governance structure for the Cross River Rail project will ensure that contractors deliver on time and to budget, announced Minister for Cross River Rail, Kate Jones. Lead contractor, CPB Group, has been caught up in controve...
by verbatim9
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: New Bus service for Flagstone area.
Replies: 2
Views: 5215

Re: New Bus service for Flagstone area.

Translink.com.au----> New bus route for Flagstone New bus route for Flagstone Last reviewed: Wednesday 20 Nov 2019 at 4.06pm (3 months ago) From 18 November 2019, new bus route 535 will connect the greater Flagstone new development area to Greenbank Shopping Centre, Greenbank RSL and Grand Plaza Sho...
by verbatim9
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Pet Policy
Replies: 2
Views: 2436

Pet Policy

Couriermail --> Queensland ferry, CityCat trail to change open public transport up to pets nationwide https://multitools.newscdn.com.au/multitools/slider/content/1582151447591/Dog-day-out_mfCGRfjo.jpg Pet owners could soon be able to bring their four-legged friends on public transport, if recommenda...
by verbatim9
Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Re: Electric Buses

This will be the biggest shake-up to transport on the Gold Coast since the light rail. The plan for electric buses has been revealed in a special briefing to councillors today. @BrendonWolf9 #9News https://t.co/cMeXsngSVp https://twitter.com/9NewsGoldCoast/status/1230395450592768000 Looks like they...
by verbatim9
Thu Feb 20, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Re: Electric Buses

Couriermail.com.au (Quest)----> Brisbane City Council’s bus fleet could go fully electric Brisbane City Council’s bus fleet could go fully electric Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner says the council is calling on bus builders to pitch plans to make its bus fleet zero emission. . February 20, 2020 6:08pm B...
by verbatim9
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Re: Electric Buses

This will be the biggest shake-up to transport on the Gold Coast since the light rail. The plan for electric buses has been revealed in a special briefing to councillors today. @BrendonWolf9 #9News https://t.co/cMeXsngSVp https://twitter.com/9NewsGoldCoast/status/1230395450592768000 Looks like they...
by verbatim9
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Re: Electric Buses

This will be the biggest shake-up to transport on the Gold Coast since the light rail.

The plan for electric buses has been revealed in a special briefing to councillors today. @BrendonWolf9 #9News https://t.co/cMeXsngSVp

https://twitter.com/9NewsGoldCoast/stat ... 0592768000
by verbatim9
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: Electric Buses
Replies: 8
Views: 3040

Electric Buses

It's an electric plan that would put Brisbane in the same company as London and Paris. From 2022 Brisbane City Council wants to start rolling out electric buses with the goal of a completely clean transport system. https://t.co/VZ3A1cpmr5 #7NEWS https://t.co/t4U5fUUjAC https://twitter.com/7NewsBrisb...
by verbatim9
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Discussion - Sydney / NSW
Topic: Opal Discussion and Observations
Replies: 9055
Views: 1492247

Re: Introducing OPAL Card

https://www.commbank.com.au/guidance/newsroom/cba-tfnsw-tap-and-go-busses--201907.html From tomorrow (Monday, 29 July) commuters using their credit card or mobile device to ‘tap on and off’ Opal enabled train, light rail, Sydney Metro, and ferry services will receive the same Opal travel benefits a...
by verbatim9
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Discussion - Sydney / NSW
Topic: Opal Discussion and Observations
Replies: 9055
Views: 1492247

Re: Introducing OPAL Card

The article in the Opal website has not been updated but in the heading of the website it now has the following so I expect the Opal website now to die any day. Opal now at transportnsw.info Next time you're on the go, visit transportnsw.info for all your Opal needs And also on the Opal home page i...
by verbatim9
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Discussion - Brisbane / QLD
Topic: New Bus service for Flagstone area.
Replies: 2
Views: 5215

Re: New Bus service for Flagstone area.

interesting that translink is planning to put new service from flagstone area to browns plain Grand plaza, route info will be out on october or nov this year. https://www.busnews.com.au/industry-news/1907/new-queensland-bus-service-gets-aud-19-6-million-investment?fbclid=IwAR0_IQklOogsVTJ7fqt7XCoCP...
by verbatim9
Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Discussion - Sydney / NSW
Topic: Opal Discussion and Observations
Replies: 9055
Views: 1492247

Re: Introducing OPAL Card

All transport including private vehicles in the future will need to change to distance based calculation. We already have it for private vehicles through fuel levys; the further you drive, the more petrol you consume, the more tax you pay. Transport authorities around the world have been talking ab...
by verbatim9
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: Discussion - Sydney / NSW
Topic: Opal Discussion and Observations
Replies: 9055
Views: 1492247

Re: Introducing OPAL Card

boronia wrote:
(Air and sea travel is calculated on distance based.)
Not exactly. In many situations it can be cheaper to fly overseas than to fly domestically.
IATA rules are distance based

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