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Great Southern Rail - The Overland

Great Southern Rail operates 'The Overland' from Melbourne to Adelaide, via Geelong, Ararat and the Western standard gauge

The Overland westbound at Bell Post Hill, with only 3 sitting cars in the consist

21 February 2009 10:06 AM
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NR8 leads the Overland with the first westbound Motorail through North Shore

21 February 2009 09:49 AM
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NR48 shunts back to take the carriages away

20 February 2009 19:12 PM
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And away

20 February 2009 19:08 PM
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Driving down the ramp...

20 February 2009 19:08 PM
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Getting ready to unload the car

20 February 2009 19:06 PM
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Checking the motorail ramp over

20 February 2009 19:03 PM
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Shunting the wagon into the dock

20 February 2009 19:00 PM
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Shunting the wagon into the dock

20 February 2009 18:59 PM
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Changing direction to shunt into the dock

20 February 2009 18:58 PM
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Headed back the other way with the wagon

20 February 2009 18:57 PM
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Headed back to the train to pick up the motorail wagon

20 February 2009 18:41 PM
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NR48 runs around the train long end leading

20 February 2009 18:39 PM
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Signage at Southern Cross pointing towards the motorail dock

25 January 2009 14:30 PM
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Motorail wagon AMRZ241 still at Southern Cross two weeks after arriving

It arrived back in early January for fit testing of the newly completed motorail dock

25 January 2009 13:45 PM
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Testing lowering the motorail ramp with a wagon in the dock

13 January 2009 08:25 AM
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Motorail ramp under test, the wagon was AMRZ241

13 January 2009 08:15 AM
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Motorail ramp under test, the wagon was AMRZ241

13 January 2009 08:14 AM
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'Trailerail' liveried NR55 departs Southern Cross with the westbound Overland, motorail wagon AMPZ238 in the consist for testing

13 January 2009 08:06 AM
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'Trailerail' liveried NR55 departs Southern Cross with the westbound Overland, motorail wagon AMPZ238 in the consist for testing

13 January 2009 08:06 AM
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The Overland through heat haze outside Horsham

9 January 2009 13:57 PM
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The Overland with the Grampians on the background outside Horsham

9 January 2009 13:56 PM
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NR55 passes through a level crossing outside Dooen

9 January 2009 13:56 PM
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Same train after a stop at Horsham, crossing the plains at Dooen

9 January 2009 13:56 PM
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