Archive for: new Onehunga train line

Lee: Airport Rail ‘Sooner Than Later”

Lee: Airport Rail ‘Sooner Than Later”

ARC Chair Mike Lee in a report to the full ARC council says we must start thinking now about airport rail. Discussing the success of the Onehunga line opening, he...

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MP Says Give Onehunga A Chance

MP Says Give Onehunga A Chance

Stop concentrating on the low numbers using Onehunga. They’ll come. That’s what Labour MP Carol Beaumont said today - reflecting what we have been...

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Time For Airport Rail Campaign

Time For Airport Rail Campaign

As I predicted, the media virtually ignored rail’s big day on Saturday with scant coverage of the opening of Onehunga attended by hundreds of excited people...

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Joyce Excited About Auck Transport

Joyce Excited About Auck Transport

Transport minister Steven Joyce opened the Onehunga train station and re-activated line today and spelt out his transport policy principles and how excited he is...

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Pics: Onehunga Celebrates In Style

Pics: Onehunga Celebrates In Style

Set against a back drop of blustery winds and the odd shower , a Veolia train filled with guests celebrating the reopening of the Onehunga branch line rolled into...

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Video: Onehunga Steam Train

Video: Onehunga Steam Train

Onehunga residents and train enthusiasts greeted the return of trains to Onerhunga this morning after 37 years. A steam train arrived eventually - the train...

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Onehunga Opens Full Coverage

Onehunga Opens Full Coverage

Onehunga certainly knows how to turn on a festive occasion. Despite blustery winds and overcast skies, locals, assisted by the local Dolphin theatre and organisers...

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Welcome Te Papapa, Penrose 3

Welcome Te Papapa, Penrose 3

Welcome Te Papapa and Penrose 3 train stations to the rail network. Te Papapa can be accessed from Mays Rd, or Captain Springs Rd or Malvern Rd. Penrose 3 is...

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Onehunga Opening Details

Onehunga Opening Details

An exciting PT September ahead - two big openings at Onehunga and New Lynn. Onehunga’s grand official opening will be on Saturday September 18. A steam...

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Video: Onehunga Historic Testing

Video: Onehunga Historic Testing

Here are videos of the testing of the new Onehunga line this afternoon with a train arriving and backing out again at the new Onehunga Mall platform. Photos of...

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