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August/September/October 1999 (Edition 185/186/187)

July 1999 (Edition 184)

  • Train Notice for New Australian Rail Speed Record
  • Timetables and Sying - A current Australian Story (Victor Isaacs)
  • Review of Australian Private Bus and Coach Internet Web sites and the Timetables available on them (Lourie Smit)
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Queensland Railways Northern Division Working Timetable of 30th June 1968 (Brian Webber)
  • Graphic Insight - Frequency comparison Ansett vs QANTAS

May/June 1999 (Edition 182/183)

  • The "Gold Coast Motorail" Express (David Hennell)
  • Victorian Railways Country Lines Services in 1937 (Victor Isaacs)
  • Sydney Private Metropolitan Bus Timetables with Paid Advertisements (Lourie Smit)
  • Letters to the Editor
  • How to get Timetables - Method 5 (Jack McLean)
  • Route Numbers for Sydney Trams (Circa 1917) (Ross Willson)
  • Graphic Insight - McCafferty's Queensland Coach network

April 1999 (Edition 181)

March 1999 (Edition 180)

February 1999 (Edition 179)

January 1999 (Edition 178)

December 1998 (Edition 177)

November 1998 (Edition 176)

October 1998 (Edition 175)

September 1998 (Edition 174)

August 1998 (Edition 173)

July 1998 (Edition 172)

June 1998 (Edition 171)

May 1998 (Edition 170)

April 1998 (Edition 169)

March 1998 (Edition 168)

February 1998 (Edition 167)

January 1998 (Edition 166)

December 1997 (Edition 165)

  • Bradshaw's Column No 1: New South Wales Railways Timetable 2 Dec 1917
  • Bradshaw's Column No 2: Bus Timetable Mont Park to Cotham Rd 24 Apr 1953 (Melbourne)
  • To Northern Queensland by Train, Steamer and Launch GQI&TB 8 April 1927
  • Graphic Insight: Daily vehicle-hours run by a variety of transport routes and modes

November 1997 (Edition 164)

  • Melbourne Tram timetables - route openings
  • Graphic Insight: Australian Airport to City Centre bus connections 1997.

October 1997 (Edition 163)

September 1997 (Edition 162)

August 1997 (Edition 161)

July 1997 (Edition 160)

  • The Opening of the Indian Pacific in 1970
  • The End of the Line: Nelson to Glenhope in New Zealand, 1953.
  • Bradshaw's Column: Queensland Railways Timetable, 1910 (Part 6)
  • Shipping, Coaches and Trains in 1901, as seen through the pages of the Argus.
  • Graphic Insight: Ansett and QANTAS air services within NSW, 1997.

June 1997 (Edition 159)

May 1997 (Edition 158)

April 1997 (Edition 157)

March 1997 (Edition 156)

February 1997 (Edition 155)

  • Royal Progress by Train: 1954 (Warburton Vic)
  • From Hampton to Highett (Vic) in 1934
  • Bradshaw's Column: Queensland Railways Timetable, 1910 (Part 1)
  • Graphic Insight - Sunday Suburban Train Frequencies (Australia) 1996

January 1997 (Edition 154)

December 1996 (Edition 153)

November 1996 (Edition 152)

  • Sydney's Western line Cinderella Branches 1957 (NSW)
  • Bradshaw's Column (1) - Jamaica Railway Corporation Timetable 1970
  • Bradshaw's Column (2) - Royal Train to Maryvale 1956 (Vic.)
  • Graphic Insight - Rail vs Road commuting times in Melbourne 1996.

October 1996 (Edition 151)

  • Toowoomba suburban services 1945 (Qld)
  • Rural Victorian Bus timetables from the late 1940s (Victoria)
  • Bradshaw's Column - WAGR Timetable 1953 (WA)
  • Graphic Insight - North Ryde bus frequencies by hour of day (Sydney)

September 1996 (Edition 150)

  • Slowing down the Narrow Gauge "Ghan" 1970/1971 (Northern Territory)
  • Rathad-Iarainn Nan Eilean (Iron Road to the Isles) 1995 (Scotland)
  • Bradshaw's Column - Tasmanian Railways Timetable 1937
  • Graphic Insight - Sydney to Melbourne by air and Melbourne-Geelong by Rail 1995.

August 1996 (Edition 149)

  • Bradshaw's Column - Government Railways of Tasmania, Timetable 15/Dec 1937
  • Mangled English from the 1992 Polish Timetable (Poland)
  • When the "Spirit of Progress" did Progress (Victoria)
  • Graphic Insight - QANTAS weekly route service frequencies 1982-1996 (Australia)

July 1996 (Edition 148)

June 1996 (Edition 147)

  • Changes to the Mildura line in 1909 (Victoria)
  • Another Bite from Dracula (Romania)
  • Victoria's new deal for country travellers - Already an important part of history
  • Bradshaw's Column: Northwestern Connecticut rural transit, 4/Sep/1984
  • Graphic Insight - Sydney Suburban Train Frequencies 1994

May 1996 (Edition 146)

April 1996 (Edition 145)