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This is a proposed rail trail and is not yet open. It is one of the potential Rail Trails identified throughout NSW.
Not developed as yet
This was part of an old private narrow guage tramway between Cockburn and Broken Hill, owned by the Silverton Tramway Company. It was built in 1888 as a way to transport ore from the Silverton mines to Port Pirie in SA. It was extended on to Broken Hill upon discovery of minerals there.
About the region
Get ready to have a good time in Country NSW. From nation-making heritage sites and charming towns to cultural attractions, world-class food and wine regions, walking trails through World Heritage wilderness, and ancient sites of great significance for indigenous Australians, there’s a new adventure every day.
The Australian Capital Territory – home to Australia’s capital city of Canberra – is a tempting combination of outdoor adventure, urban exploration and artistic flare. Despite its small size, the state packs a big punch with world-renowned museums and a vibrant dining scene. The perfect destination for foodies, culture vultures and outdoor enthusiasts alike, the Australian Capital Territory is sure to challenge all your expectations.
Broken Hill to Silverton in Country NSW and ACT
Old tramway between Broken Hill and Silverton in the state's far west
Open hilly desert type terrain
For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.