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Waurn Ponds cement train

Since the 2000s the main cement traffic in Victoria is from the Blue Circle Southern works at Waurn Ponds, outside Geelong. The major destination of the traffic was Lyndhurst in the south-east, which last saw a train in 2009, and Mildura and Somerton which saw the cement traffic end in December 2015.

Cement hoppers still stabled on the former Fyansford line stub at North Geelong Yard

27 August 2017 13:28 PM
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Cement hopper VPAX 64H stabled on the former Fyansford line stub at North Geelong Yard

17 January 2016 20:44 PM
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Cement hoppers stabled on the former Fyansford line stub at North Geelong Yard

17 January 2016 20:44 PM
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G524 and T400 stabled at North Geelong Yard with a mix of grain and cement wagons

20 December 2015 19:06 PM
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G531 stabled on a rake of cement hoppers at North Geelong Yard

11 December 2015 18:35 PM
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G536 return light engine from the cement works at Waurn Ponds station

12 August 2015 11:39 AM
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G536 return light engine from the cement works at Waurn Ponds station

12 August 2015 11:39 AM
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Warning sign outside the Waurn Ponds cement works

12 August 2015 11:18 AM
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Shunting cement wagons at Waurn Ponds cement works

12 August 2015 11:18 AM
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G536 shunting empty wagons into the Waurn Ponds cement works

12 August 2015 11:16 AM
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Down cement train about to pass under Anglesea Road, bound for the Waurn Ponds cement works

12 August 2015 11:08 AM
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G536 about to head under Baanip Boulevard on the down cement train

12 August 2015 11:07 AM
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G536 leads the down cement train through Waurn Ponds station

12 August 2015 11:07 AM
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G527 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a rake of cement hoppers

16 June 2015 08:34 AM
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Rake of 18 cement hoppers stabled at Tottenham Yard

16 June 2015 08:33 AM
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Stabled cement hoppers in the siding at Gheringhap, waiting their trip north to Mildura

18 January 2014 11:23 AM
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Twelve VPAX cement hoppers in the siding at Gheringhap, waiting their trip north to Mildura

6 August 2011 15:30 PM
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Signal cleared for the loop road at Gheringhap Loop

15 November 2010 13:01 PM
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A78 cuts off, the second person secures the hoppers

15 November 2010 13:00 PM
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Setting back with the cement hoppers into the gypsum siding

15 November 2010 13:00 PM
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The train pulls forwards into the broad gauge Gheringhap Loop loop road

15 November 2010 12:59 PM
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Crew out of the loco, to clear the signal forward for the shunt

15 November 2010 12:54 PM
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Stopped at the down end of the gypsum siding

15 November 2010 12:52 PM
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