Transport Media

CPSA resigns from NSW Older Driver Taskforce

Today CPSA has written to Transport for NSW to resign from the NSW Older Driver Taskforce.

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Rural bus fares to go up but no improvement in services

IPART has released today the price increases for NSW rural and regional bus fares. From 1 January 2013, fares will go up by an average of 3.3 per cent.

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Rural pensioners call for half of NSW Treasurer’s $1 billion windfall to save CountryLink trains

Ageing CountryLink trains are now past their use-by date, built to last for 25 years yet many have been running for over 30 years.

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Older Driver Testing in two-speed economy: WA steps on reform accelerator; NSW has foot on the brake

"It’s ironic that WA is abolishing part of this economically booming state’s Older Driver Testing regime on the grounds that it is too expensive, while budget-deficit stricken NSW continues with its draconian and expensive testing regime,” said CPSA Policy Coordinator Paul Versteege.

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Pensioners ask O’Farrell: will you keep your promise to scrap the older driver test?

“If Barry O’Farrell promises to resign if an elected Coalition Government fails to keep its election promises, pensioners ask: will the Coalition keep its promise to abolish the older driver test?”, said CPSA Policy Coordinator Charmaine Crowe.

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