Yarra Trams CEO/Boos Hubert Goyot is set to leave behind Melbourne's Reunified Tram Network which is run by Yarra Trains in September after 6 years at the helm as CEO of Yarra Trams for a new appointment in Genoa Italy.
In a first for a railway based tourism attraction, the heritage regional attraction called the Daylesford Spa Country Railway has become an accredited museum in the Museum Accreditation Program or MAP. MAP Accreditation recognises that the railway is committed to, is achieving, maintaining and improving upon high professional standards within both the museum and tourism industries.
Yesterday's tram derailments in central Melbourne have prompted claims from the tram drivers' union that it is only a matter of time before there are serious injuries from what it says is an unacceptable number of derailments.
Representatives from the Glen Innes Severn Council will reiterate the importance of a rail link being re-established through the New England at the New England Local Government Group meeting at Guyra on Monday.