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Apex quarry train

The Apex train carries gravel and other quarry products from Kilmore East on the North East line, to Westall in south-eastern Melbourne, Brooklyn in western Melbourne, and North Shore in Geelong. Originally operated by Freight Australia then Pacific National, in 2016 Qube Logistics won the contract.

Crew lower boom gates over the access road inside the quarry

July 06, 2010 16:59 PM
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Locos cross the road into the quarry

July 06, 2010 16:57 PM
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Skewed level crossing over the access road

July 06, 2010 16:56 PM
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Ready to unload the train at Brooklyn

July 06, 2010 16:55 PM
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Sun sets on the loaded train at Brooklyn

July 06, 2010 16:52 PM
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Crew change outside the Brooklyn quarry

July 06, 2010 16:50 PM
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Signs your track is rooted: trains are beaten by the guy walking alongside!

July 06, 2010 16:49 PM
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Running alongside the road to the quarry

July 06, 2010 16:49 PM
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Trundling around the curve past the old VR tip

July 06, 2010 16:47 PM
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Points thrown for the siding, the crew gets back into the cab

July 06, 2010 16:42 PM
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A85 and X42 just arrived at Brookyn along the Sunshine goods line

July 06, 2010 16:40 PM
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H1 and an X class stabled at Melbourne Yard arrivals for the weekend

May 22, 2010 10:28 AM
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Unloading roads at the far end of the Hansen siding at Brooklyn

May 18, 2010 12:05 PM
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Cement plant at the Hansen siding at Brooklyn

May 18, 2010 12:04 PM
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Cement plant at the Hansen siding at Brooklyn

May 18, 2010 12:04 PM
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Wagon VHQF 251P and classmate have been sitting at Brooklyn for two years - April 2008 to be precise...

May 18, 2010 12:04 PM
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Apex train with the 'B' team - stabled for the weekend at Melbourne Yard

The last six or so wagons were pulled from storage to replace those damaged in the Craigieburn collision

May 15, 2010 10:46 AM
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G524 arrives into Melbourne Yard with the empty train from Westall

April 29, 2010 09:55 AM
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Tail end of the empty train at Southern Cross

August 27, 2009 09:40 AM
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NR liveried BL32 leads the empty Apex train from Westall at Southern Cross

August 27, 2009 09:39 AM
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NR liveried BL32 leads the empty Apex train from Westall at Southern Cross

August 27, 2009 09:38 AM
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Holding up traffic on Somerville Road

August 14, 2009 10:20 AM
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Crossing Somerville Road

August 14, 2009 10:19 AM
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VR tip siding is behind

August 14, 2009 10:18 AM
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