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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.

A78 approaches Geelong, taking empty wagons from North Geelong Yard to Waurn Ponds

6 July 2010 10:26 AM
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(5 times this month, 78 times this year)

Ten VPAX wagons at Appleton Dock - dropped off by the up Mildura?

15 May 2010 08:42 AM
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(2 times this month, 53 times this year)

Cement hoppers stabled in the siding at Gheringhap

17 December 2009 06:15 AM
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(4 times this month, 68 times this year)

Brought from North Geelong Yard earlier that day

2 November 2009 17:10 PM
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(3 times this month, 61 times this year)

To be attached to the down Mildura freight when it heads past next

2 November 2009 17:10 PM
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(3 times this month, 55 times this year)

11 cement pots stabled in the old gypsum siding at Gheringhap

2 November 2009 17:08 PM
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(3 times this month, 71 times this year)

A few cement hoppers in the sidings at Waurn Ponds, along with a lot of B double trucks

24 October 2009 15:26 PM
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(3 times this month, 65 times this year)

A85 lurks under the Dynon Road bridge at Melbourne Yard with a rake of cement hoppers

1 October 2009 08:20 AM
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(7 times this month, 59 times this year)

End of the short 6 wagon train

26 March 2009 19:43 PM
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(4 times this month, 74 times this year)

Cement pots go streaking past

26 March 2009 19:43 PM
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(4 times this month, 58 times this year)

X43 leads 6 cement hoppers from North Geelong to Somerton, at North Shore

26 March 2009 19:43 PM
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(5 times this month, 60 times this year)

X31 long end leading on the down at North Shore

21 November 2008 14:28 PM
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(5 times this month, 66 times this year)

A85 returns light engine from the Waurn Ponds cement works

14 November 2008 11:31 AM
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(2 times this month, 60 times this year)

A85 returns light engine from the Waurn Ponds cement works

14 November 2008 11:31 AM
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(6 times this month, 81 times this year)

A85 returns light engine from the Waurn Ponds cement works

14 November 2008 11:31 AM
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(4 times this month, 65 times this year)

A85 leads the down cement train at Grovedale

14 November 2008 11:03 AM
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(1 time this month, 53 times this year)

Up cement train crosses the Yarra Street level crossing at South Geelong

23 October 2008 11:58 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 84 times this year)

X31 leads H4 past a VLocity in the siding at South Geelong

23 October 2008 11:56 AM
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(3 times this month, 60 times this year)

X31 leads H4 arrives at South Geelong with an up cement train

23 October 2008 11:56 AM
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(4 times this month, 56 times this year)

X31 leads H4 back to North Geelong through Breakwater

23 October 2008 11:51 AM
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(3 times this month, 53 times this year)

Down cement train departs South Geelong bound for Waurn Ponds

23 October 2008 10:39 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 52 times this year)

The crew of H4 and X31 has collected the master key at South Geelong and power away bound for Waurn Ponds

23 October 2008 10:38 AM
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(3 times this month, 59 times this year)

Down cement train crosses the Yarra Street level crossing at South Geelong

23 October 2008 10:37 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 61 times this year)

Smoke billows out of the Geelong Tunnel as a down cement train exits

23 October 2008 10:34 AM
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(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 71 times this year)
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