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Colonial Tramcar Restaurant

Established in 1983 with a single W2 class tram converted into a restaurant, in the years since a number of other trams have joined the fleet that runs around Melbourne every lunch and dinner time. The numbering is as follows: #1 > W2.442, #2 > SW6.937, #3 > SW6.939, #4 > SW6.938, #5 > SW6.964, #6 > SW6.935.

Refrigerated truck delivering food to the trams parked at Southbank depot

Wednesday 8 January 2014 17:36 PM
Viewed 586 times
(1 time this month, 56 times this year)

SW6.935 heads east on Bourke Street at Spencer

Monday 6 January 2014 13:17 PM
Viewed 535 times
(1 time this month, 45 times this year)

SW6.934 heads east on Bourke Street at Spencer

Monday 6 January 2014 13:16 PM
Viewed 571 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 61 times this year)

SW6.938 heads east on Bourke Street at William

Monday 6 January 2014 13:14 PM
Viewed 581 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 59 times this year)

SW6.964 turned from William Street into Flinders Lane, passing a pair of northbound Z3 class trams on route 55

Friday 15 November 2013 13:45 PM
Viewed 652 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 55 times this year)

Restaurant tram SW6.964 southbound at William and Collins Streets

Friday 15 November 2013 13:44 PM
Viewed 627 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 50 times this year)

Last of the trams to shunt, SW6.938 shunts traverses the Epsom Road crossover

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:54 AM
Viewed 537 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 67 times this year)

The trio of restaurant trams shunt on Epsom Road before their return to the city

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:53 AM
Viewed 685 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 56 times this year)

Z3.229 on route 57 waits for the tram restaurants to shunt on Epsom Road

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:52 AM
Viewed 688 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 69 times this year)

SW6.938 heads north on Epsom Road

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:52 AM
Viewed 565 times
(1 time this month, 59 times this year)

Passing beneath the Flemington Racecourse line bridge, SW6.935 and SW6.964 head for the Epsom Road shunt

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:50 AM
Viewed 672 times, 65 times this year)

Passengers having departed for the races, SW6.935 leads the empty trams north on Epsom Road

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:49 AM
Viewed 591 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 62 times this year)

Z3.229 waits for the restaurant trams to drop off their passengers at Flemington Racecourse

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:44 AM
Viewed 520 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 65 times this year)

SW6.938 bringing up the rear of the restaurant tram trio

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:44 AM
Viewed 538 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 56 times this year)

SW6.964 and SW6.935 arrive at Flemington Racecourse with a special breakfast run

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:44 AM
Viewed 490 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 58 times this year)

SW6.935 leads SW6.964 on Racecourse Road with a Melbourne Cup breakfast special

Tuesday 5 November 2013 09:42 AM
Viewed 548 times
(1 time this month, 46 times this year)

SW6.935 heads south over Queens Bridge

Wednesday 30 October 2013 13:46 PM
Viewed 564 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 57 times this year)

SW6.938 heads south over Queens Bridge

Wednesday 30 October 2013 13:44 PM
Viewed 581 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 65 times this year)

Two trams out on the lunchtime run: SW6.938 and SW6.935

Wednesday 30 October 2013 13:06 PM
Viewed 532 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 67 times this year)

SW6.938 heads north past the Melbourne Exhibition Centre

Wednesday 30 October 2013 13:05 PM
Viewed 564 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 63 times this year)

Pair of restaurant trams on the lunchtime run down the Bourke Street Mall, led by SW6.938

Tuesday 29 October 2013 13:17 PM
Viewed 607 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 57 times this year)

SW6.935 heads east on La Trobe Street at Swanston

Thursday 17 October 2013 18:12 PM
Viewed 561 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 71 times this year)

SW6.935 heads east on La Trobe Street near Swanston

Thursday 17 October 2013 18:11 PM
Viewed 510 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 56 times this year)

SW6.935 bound for Southbank Depot shunts at Port Junction, with three other trams waiting

Sunday 11 August 2013 15:08 PM
Viewed 606 times
(6 times this month, 68 times this year)

Viewed 2596 times (3 times this week, 18 times this month, 191 times this year)