Newsletters

President’s Report 2016-2017

Awareness Campaign
Much work was done this year to raise the awareness of the MRT …
Interactions in Queanbeyan and ACT govts.
Andrew Carter and Cate Spencer have been working hard to make a presence in the ACT and Queanbeyan Palerang Regional Council (QPRC) …
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Snowy Monaro Council Elections

Support for MRT
Committee members have met with candidates in the forthcoming election and formed a view on who best supports MRT …
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Phil Anderson Fund Raising Ride

This event has been cancelled due to an injury to Phil Anderson

Join Tour de France yellow jersey winner Phil Anderson on a family friendly fundraiser for MRT in Cooma on 26 August, followed by lunch in Cooma …
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January 2017

Rail trails in NSW
All rail trail proposals in NSW are likely to follow a development pathway set by a pilot case at Tumbarumba. …
Federal politics
In November, the MRT committee was given the opportunity to brief Dr Mike Kelly, Federal member for Eden Monaro. …
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September 2016

MRT Annual General Meeting
The first AGM and elections were held on 30 August at the Alpine Hotel Cooma …
The past 12 months
This has been a busy time for the committee as we inform the Monaro communities about the meaning and benefits of a recreational cycle way. …
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July 2016

Building community awareness
Informing people and communities along the route continues to be the focal point of our activities. …
Local council amalgamation
The three local councils on the Monaro have recently amalgamated to form the Snowy Monaro Council. This has meant …
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April 2016

The Monaro Rail Trail banner road show
February: Recent purchase of a pull up banner to promote our proposal has allowed the committee to visit communities along the route. …
Some significant meetings
In January we attended a meeting with the Cooma Monaro Council and as a result we have written a submission to the Council. …
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