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V/Line 2011 Avalon Airshow specials

The most boring airshow for V/Line ever: VLocities ran the majority of services. Only one hauled push-pull set ran, with a pair of N classes it only ran one return trip on Saturday and one return trip on Sunday.

V/Line airshow ticket: "AIRSHOW" fare code, and a destination of "Avalon Airshow"

Saturday 5 March 2011 08:19 AM
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"Lara" displayed on the suburban PIDS display as the final destination of a V/Line service

Saturday 5 March 2011 08:52 AM
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Airshow crowds depart a push-pull set at Lara

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:40 AM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 49 times this year)

Queue for the shuttle buses squeezes out of the platform via a single pedestrian crossing

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:41 AM
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(5 times this month, 25 times this year)

Temporary signal panel setup in the Lara station waiting room

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:43 AM
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(2 times this month, 35 times this year)

Detail of the Werribee - Lara - South Geelong signal panel setup at Lara station

Allowing station staff to see where trains are so that the crowds can be moved efficiently

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:43 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 43 times this year)

N452 trails a push-pull out of the platform at Lara

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:43 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 29 times this year)

Waiting passengers for the next up train at Lara

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:44 AM
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(5 times this month, 34 times this year)

VLocity arrives into the other platform with another load of airshow patrons

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:45 AM
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(3 times this month, 24 times this year)

N452 shunts into the siding until the afternoon

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:46 AM
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(7 times this month, 40 times this year)

N467 trails the push-pull, the first train to enter the siding

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:47 AM
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(6 times this month, 45 times this year)

Crowds wait to exit the platform for shuttle buses at Lara

Saturday 5 March 2011 09:47 AM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 41 times this year)

N458 on the east line at Lara, waiting for form a down Geelong airshow special

Saturday 5 March 2011 17:12 PM
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(4 times this month, 28 times this year)

Stabled trains for the Avalon Airshow in the siding at Lara: only one push-pull set, the rest VLocities

Sunday 6 March 2011 12:39 PM
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(4 times this month, 24 times this year)
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