Newsrail is a monthly railway magazine covering the railways and tramways of Victoria, Australia. It was launched in January 1973 by the Victorian Division of the Australian Railway Historical Society, superseding Divisional Diary, that had been published by the society since November 1957.[1][2][3]

Newsrail
Picture of the Newsrail magazine cover, with an image of a train.
Newsrail magazine cover
EditorJohn Hawthorne
FrequencyMonthly
Circulation5,000
PublisherVictorian Rail Publishing Inc.
Founded1973
CountryAustralia
Based inMelbourne, Victoria
LanguageEnglish
Websitewww.vicrailpublishing.com.au
ISSN0310-7477

Since May 2020, the magazine has been published by Victorian Rail Publishing Inc.[4]

Details Edit

  • Issue December 2019 is Vol 47 No. 12.
  • Period = monthly
  • Size = 245 mm (H) by 170 mm (W) (to Dec 1991), A4 (from Jan 1992)[5]

References Edit

  1. ^ Here & There Australian Railway Historical Society Bulletin issue 424, February 1973, page 2
  2. ^ "Fifteen Years of Change". Newsrail. Vol. 16, no. 1. Vic: ARHS Victoria Division. January 1988. pp. 4–7. ISSN 0310-7477. OCLC 19676396.
  3. ^ Newsrail. OCLC 19676396 – via Worldcat.org.
  4. ^ "Victorian Rail Publishing Inc". 29 July 2020.
  5. ^ "Newsrail - a retrospective". Newsrail. Vol. 48, no. 4. Vic: ARHS Victoria Division. April 2020. p. 125. ISSN 0310-7477. OCLC 19676396.

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