Rail Futures General Policy and Action Recommendations to Political Parties during 2017. Key recommendations: Regional Rail Upgrades Fast Line to Melbourne Airport to be next major rail project Segregation of regional and metro networks Facilitation of rail freight growth Trouble viewing the paper? Download the PDF.
Intercity is our blueprint for fast rail in regional Victoria. A key enabler of a “State of Cities” and regional growth A regional rail network for the 21st Century Trouble viewing the presentation? Download the PDF.
This report has been prepared by a team of transport and planning experts at the Rail Futures Institute. It provides a blueprint for the next thirty years of regional rail development in Victoria, to support projected population growth. Our contention is that the challenges of population growth will require fundamental shifts in strategic policy, and…
This purpose of this strategy is to bring about policy change which will enhance the competitiveness of Victorian rail freight operations and remove impediments facing potential rail users as part of a more economically, socially and environmentally-friendly freight transport system in Victoria. Trouble viewing the paper? Download the PDF.
Advocating a Plan for Melbourne that integrates metropolitan land use and transport strategy and ensures a sustainable, resilient, less car dependent city. Future Proofing Melbourne
Trams and/or Light Rail is seen as an attractive public transport option for cities, based on its ability to move more people per hour in a single arterial road lane than any other road-based transport mode. Read Policy Paper