Northern Rivers Rail Trail – Casino to Bentley draft master plan

Council is publicly exhibiting the Northern Rivers Rail Trail – Casino to Bentley draft master plan. This $7.5 million project is being fully funded by the Australian Government, under the National Tourism Icons Program.

This draft document for the 13.4km rail trail section sets out the key elements of the project, and includes design concepts for four precincts which represent important features and attractions of the trail, as well as the design of bridges and intersections, the refurbishment of heritage structures such as Old Casino Station, landscaping and planting, signage, and the importance of connecting rail trail users to the Casino CBD.

Council welcomes public feedback on the draft master plan, so please take the time to view the document and have your say.

The plans can be viewed or downloaded  via the link below, or at each of Council’s customer service centres (during normal office hours) at:

  • Casino—10 Graham Place Casino
  • Evans Head—25 Woodburn Street Evans Head

Any person may make a written submission on the draft policy during the exhibition period, by sending it to the General Manager:

  • Email to council@richmondvalley.nsw.gov.au
  • Filling out a Make a Submission form on this website here.
  • By post—Locked Bag 10 CASINO NSW 2470
  • By delivery to a Council administration centre — Casino or Evans Head.

Submissions close on Thursday 12 November.

Further information  is available from Council on (02) 6660 0300.

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