Stadium Bus Shuttle Extended


Newcastle’s shuttle service Park and Ride will continue. Changes include starting the afternoon service to McDonald Jones Stadium earlier to support parents ...

GA8 Aircraft Temporarily Suspended


The Civil Aviation Safety Authority has temporarily suspended the operations of GippsAero GA8 aircraft. This follows a fatal GA8 aircraft accident on ...

Parking by Mobile Phone


In an Australian first, motorists can now access new digital parking technology that guides them to available parking spaces within the Newcastle CBD. ...

Driverless in Legoland


Automated transport has arrived in Newcastle with the City’s driverless shuttle bus. The 11-seater vehicle was inspected at Keolis Downer’s Hamilton depot ...

Toot Toot… off to Sydney this Weekend?


Transport Heritage Expo over long weekend, 8, 9, 10 June 2019. Heritage trains from across NSW gather in Sydney this week in ...

Opal Fares Under Review


The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) wants community input into how public transport fares should be set until 2024. IPART is ...

Driverless Bus on the Way


A driverless vehicle is planned to run on Newcastle roads in 2019. Council has chosen Keolis Downer to trial the autonomous ...

Making Hunter Hogs Happier


Online publication to make Motorcycling the Hunter even easier. Motorcycling enthusiasts across the Hunter will ...

Cyclists Need More Protection than Paint


More than a stripe of paint needed to keep cyclists safe On-road marked bicycle lanes are not the optimal solution to keeping ...

City to Fund Park and Ride


Newcastle Council will pay for Park and Ride after state government dumps commuters. City of ...

More Australian Shipping Slips Away


Port Kembla: Crew, emergency workers, farewell the Iron Chieftain. The Iron Chieftain left Port Kembla on Wednesday, 27 March, under tow to ...

More Than Disturbing – Cyclists ‘not human enough for drivers’


A new Australian study has found that more than half of car drivers think ...

The Great Air Race


Pioneer aviators Sir Ross and Sir Keith Smith’s personal papers now online . The personal ...

Hike and Ride Says NSW Govt


State Government decision looming for Park and Ride Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has informed City ...

Autonomous Transport Isn’t Just More Cars


By Peter Newman Professor of Sustainability, Curtin University . A unique opportunity exists for infrastructure investment in Australia as transport as we ...

Trucker Fined


Trucking company Mainfreight Distribution Pty Ltd has been fined $4,000 for allegedly failing to carry the required safety equipment while transporting dangerous goods in Mayfield ...

Metro Delivery by Electric Trucks


Home delivery contractor ANC has begun using commercial electric vehicles for  its IKEA “last mile” NSW deliveries. Three 100% electric zero-emissions ...

Gladys, the Trams Were Lovely, But What If…?


Tram Trains What if light rail cars had used the existing but opened ...

Historic Loco 3265 Hunter at Thirlmere


Five historic locos meet the tracks at Thirlmere this weekend . Five century-old steam locomotives will be on show at the ...

End of Road for Car Museum


The largest collection of classic cars in the Southern Hemisphere is going up for Auction in ...

How Will Mass Transit Handle Automation?


As it was with the Internet, we can scarcely guess where the future ...

Public Hearing on Automated Mass Transit


Australia is on the edge of a transport revolution, as governments and industry prepare for the ...

Megaliner Explorer of the Seas Visits Newcastle


The largest cruise ship to visit the region will make its maiden voyage to Port of ...

Civil Aviation Safety Check Flights


If you’re buzzed by a low-flying aircraft resembling the one pictured above, don’t be alarmed. It’s ...

Newcastle Light Rail in Service from Monday 18th February


Newcastle Light Rail will launch with a free community open day on Sunday 17 February before ...

Loco 3609 Finds a Home


A historic 90-year-old steam locomotive built by the NSW Government Railways is travelling by road from ...

Newcastle City Parking Price Change


The City of Newcastle is trialling reduced cost of on-street parking for users of pay-by-phone “Easypark” parking app. From 1 January, the ...

Holiday Time: Slow Down, Kids Around


Cessnock City Council is proud to be partnering with the Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation to launch the Holiday Time: Slow Down, ...

NTC examining driver distraction and the Australian Road Rules


The National Transport Commission (NTC) is examining the effectiveness of the Australian Road Rules relating to driver distraction. NTC Acting Chief Executive, Dr Geoff ...

Newcastle Light Rail Study Begins


Minister for Transport Gladys Berejiklian released key tenders and the appointment of a project director to study Newcastle light rail. ...


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