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Great Southern Rail - Southern Spirit

The very expensive rail cruise operated by Great Southern Rail, running on various routes around Australia a few times a year.

Rolling onto the dual gauge at West Footscray

30 January 2011 07:49 AM
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(9 times this month, 25 times this year)

Tail end of the train, with the Melbourne CBD skyline in the background

30 January 2011 07:28 AM
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(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 23 times this year)

NR84 leads the train into Melbourne near Paisley

30 January 2011 07:27 AM
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(7 times this month, 23 times this year)

NR85 runs around at Southern Cross

30 January 2010 10:00 AM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 22 times this year)

NR85 arrives long end leading at Southern Cross with the empty cars

30 January 2010 09:56 AM
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Approaching Melbourne on the second tour of 2010

29 January 2010 08:09 AM
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(8 times this month, 22 times this year)

The Southern Spirit crosses the Maribyrnong River Viaduct

29 January 2010 08:08 AM
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(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 29 times this year)

Southern Spirit arrives into the loop road at McIntyre to cross an IP liveried NR leading an up freight, the signaller hiding in the relay cabin

17 January 2010 11:52 AM
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You pay $15,000 and get to see the sights of Melbourne's western suburbs?

17 January 2010 11:51 AM
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(5 times this month, 16 times this year)

Headed out of Albion bound for a cross at McIntyre Loop

17 January 2010 11:51 AM
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Platinum class sleeping cars with the glossy black windows

17 January 2010 11:03 AM
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The Southern Spirit passing the remains of the white elephant ferris wheel

17 January 2010 11:03 AM
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(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 30 times this year)

Departure from Southern Cross, just before a cloud rolls over!

17 January 2010 11:02 AM
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Shunter signalling to the driver to ease up

17 January 2010 10:18 AM
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NR85 headed back onto the train

17 January 2010 10:15 AM
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Still waiting as a half Metro liveried Siemens goes past

17 January 2010 10:12 AM
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Waiting for the signal to head back onto the train

17 January 2010 10:12 AM
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(6 times this month, 19 times this year)

NR85 runs around the consist at Southern Cross

17 January 2010 10:11 AM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 17 times this year)

Tail end of the consist headed empty cars

17 January 2010 09:57 AM
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(6 times this month, 21 times this year)

NR85 still climbing up the grade with the empty cars

17 January 2010 09:55 AM
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(8 times this month, 22 times this year)

Long end leading on the climb up to the North Melbourne Flyover

17 January 2010 09:55 AM
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NR85 coupled up to the stabled carriages at South Dynon

17 January 2010 09:30 AM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 19 times this year)

And finally arrived into Melbourne

16 January 2010 15:14 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 13 times this year)

Tail end finally in sight, 13 carriages in the train

16 January 2010 15:13 PM
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(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 27 times this year)
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