Public transport

Mad Men on fast trains

Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Pete Campbell (Vincent Kartheiser) and Harry Crane (Rich Sommer), of the hit series Mad Men, sit down in 1965 to discuss trains and why we need them.

Trains get you where you want to go, more directly than planes too. We can't wait another decade to move forward on high speed rail. The future is now. Find out how you can help support the cause at www.madfasttrains.com.

Is That Thing Diesel?

Is That Thing Diesel?

Friday, 8 April 2011

The sub heading, "One man, one bike and the first lap around Australia on used cooking oil” says it all.

Girl wearing sunhat and sunglasses

Stay sun-smart when you ride or travel by public transport

Monday, 14 December 2009

If you've been keeping up the effort on the ditch the car challenge we did earlier this year, I bet you've noticed the weather heating up for summer, and I hope you've been staying sun-smart.

Solar-powered bus

New public transport trials

Saturday, 15 August 2009

It's been a little while since we did the car-free once-a-week challenge, and the good news is that there's some new options if you're living in Melbourne or Adelaide.

Traffic jam

Challenge review: leave the car at home

Friday, 26 June 2009

Spending on public transport doesn't just help us tackle climate change, it also helps people in outer suburbs have better access to essential services, and is good for the economy too.

One of Perth's natural-gas powered buses

Clean energy for public transport - what are the options?

Monday, 6 April 2009

Even though public transport is more efficient than car travel, it could be even better if it were run on cleaner sources of fuel. There are a lot more options for this than there used to be.

Eastern Distribution Tunnel in Sydney

What are the benefits of reducing car travel?

Monday, 6 April 2009

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions is a great reason to ditch your car for a day. But what other benefits are there for us?

Smartrider processor

Making public transport easier to use

Sunday, 29 March 2009

New technology can make public transport easier and simpler to use

Park and Ride station in Perth

We're back with a new challenge! Leave your car at home and try an alternative

Tuesday, 24 March 2009

We're back with a new challenge! This time it's ditching the car once a week. It's a great way to explore your alternatives - train, bus, bike, your own feet.

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