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Eastern Victoria

V/Line, freight and heritage trains from the east of Victoria

Eastern region stations and infrastructure

May 08, 2011

Stations and infrastructure in the east of the state

El Zorro to Morwell, October 2008

October 22, 2008

On October 22, 2008 El Zorro ran a test train to the Gippsland Intermodal Freight Terminal at Morwell, as a promotional event for local companies interested in using the terminal. The four container wagons were previously used on the Warrnambool contract: CQOY 2393 and three ZQLXs

Log trains

December 30, 2011

Midway operates a export woodchip plant at North Shore in Geelong, with logs sources from Bairnsdale and Wodonga by rail. Y class locos are often used to shunt the wagons at Geelong

Maffra line

December 10, 2008

Remains of the Maffra line that ran from Traralgon to Stratford

Maryvale paper train

June 27, 2017

Photos of the Maryvale Paper train that runs from Melbourne to the Australian Paper factory at Maryvale, north of Morwell

Orbost line

May 08, 2011

SEC Railway

March 06, 2010

Photos of the SEC electric locomotive and coal hoppers preserved at PowerWorks in Morwell, used in the Yallourn open cut and the Interconnecting Railway. Diagrams can be found at http://raildocs.wongm.com/sec-railway/.

South Gippsland Railway

May 13, 2017

South Gippsland Railway operates trains between Nyora, Korumburra, and Leongatha.

SRHC - Bairnsdale Blue Train Tour, January 2007

January 27, 2007

On Saturday 27th of January 2007 the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre ran their Bairnsdale Blue Train tour from Seymour to Bairnsdale. T320 and T357 were the locos, along with State Car No. 4, 1BS, 4AS, 3AS, 227BRS, Mitta Mitta, and power van DT319

Steam locomotive K183 preserved at Yarragon

August 25, 2012

'K183' is statically preserved at Yarragon - but is actually a renumbered K162

Steamrail - A2 986 'Spirit of Warragul' May 2017

May 13, 2017

After sitting in a park in Warragul for years, on 13 May 2017 newly restored steam locomotive A2 986 officially reentered service, running to Warragul where it was named 'Spirit of Warragul'.

V/Line around Gippsland

May 13, 2017

V/Line services in the east of Victoria

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