20 Jul 2023

Passenger rail in South floated

From Nights, 10:35 pm on 20 July 2023

It's been more than 20 years since the South Island had inter-regional passenger rail after the Southerner service stopped in 2002. Advocates for the Mainland say it was largely ignored in a recent inquiry by a parliamentary select committee into inter-regional rail services. Otago Business School senior lecturer and rail advocate, Dr Duncan Connors.

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