I decided to start this group because High Speed Rail because after over 150 years of trains, Australian Passenger Trains only run at an average speed of 80km. That's the same as steam trains of the nineteenth century.

The purpose of the group is to promote community involvement and discussion in bringing about HSR in Australia that benefits the community.

Anybody interested in technology or trains should join.

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    Lee G. Lee G. joined
    May 29, 2012
    Lee G.
    "I work within sustainability and have a great interest in the idea of haveing a high speed rail from Bris-Syd-Can-Me­lb. In these days of climate change/peak oil there should be an alternative to flying to move people about the East Coast."
  • New Discussion
    David L.

    "Hi all, I have been writing to the NSW Premier and Transport Ministers about HSR and getting no reasonable response other than 'your letter is being forwarded onto .. (x,y,z)'...."

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  • New Member
    Glee W. Glee W. joined
    February 29, 2012
    Glee W.
    "I live in the States but I'm interested in high speed rail worldwide, including in Oz."
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    simran simran joined
    November 24, 2011
    "Hi! :)"
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    Kevin Y. Kevin Y. joined
    August 22, 2011
    Kevin Y.
    "I have project experience in this area and am glad to hear other's voices."
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