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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.

Still crawling along beside the road

March 02, 2011 16:25 PM
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Crawling along the siding on the way to the Brooklyn concrete plant

March 02, 2011 16:23 PM
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X43 leads the train around the curve on the Brooklyn quarry siding

March 02, 2011 16:22 PM
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Loaded train slowing down for the junction at Sunshine

March 02, 2011 16:09 PM
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X43 leads X37 through Sunshine on a loaded train ex-Kilmore East

March 02, 2011 16:08 PM
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X43, X39 and a hidden X37 head the Apex train out of the Brookyn quarry siding

February 08, 2011 20:20 PM
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Crossing the Maribyrnong River Viaduct bound for Kilmore East

October 10, 2010 19:14 PM
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X43 leads X44 on the down empty train at McIntyre Loop

October 10, 2010 19:13 PM
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A pair of XRs lead the empty train from Westall through Flinders Street to Melbourne Yard

September 21, 2010 09:32 AM
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Wagons waiting to be unloaded

July 06, 2010 17:16 PM
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Locos head towards the down end of the siding

July 06, 2010 17:01 PM
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A85 and X42 wait for the gates

July 06, 2010 17:00 PM
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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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