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Kuranda Scenic Railway

The Kuranda Scenic Railway operates from Cairns to Kuranda and return, with the journey taking around 2 hours, with a stop at 'Freshwater' station for tour buses, and one at Barron Falls to observe the waterfall. A pair of 1720 class locomotives haul each train with two down services services operating each morning, and two up services in the evening.

Kuranda Scenic Railway carriage BL4801

24 August 2014 09:10 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway carriage BB6005

24 August 2014 09:10 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway carriage BLH750

24 August 2014 09:10 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway 'Gold Class' carriage ALR6007

24 August 2014 09:10 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway 'Gold Class' carriage ALR6001

24 August 2014 09:09 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway 'Gold Class' carriage ALW5404

Note the extra double door in the middle - it provides wheelchair access to the carriage

24 August 2014 09:09 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway carriage BH5801

24 August 2014 09:09 AM
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Locomotives 1734 and 1764 pass the oil terminals in southern Cairns on the empty car move from Portsmith Yard

24 August 2014 09:09 AM
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Empty car move on the way between Portsmith Yard and Cairns station

24 August 2014 09:08 AM
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Stopping mark for 12-carriage long KSR trains at Cairns platform 2

24 August 2014 08:25 AM
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Handbrake wheel and battery charger panel beneath a KSR carriage

24 August 2014 08:12 AM
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Locomotive 1771 and classmate awaiting departure from Cairns platform 2

24 August 2014 08:10 AM
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Sun goes down on another day

23 August 2014 17:29 PM
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Locomotives 1734 and 1764 lead the final train back into Cairns station

23 August 2014 17:28 PM
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Tail end of the train as it heads back to Cairns

23 August 2014 15:52 PM
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KSR-liveried locomotive 1771 with a 'patched' QR-liveried locomotive 1756

23 August 2014 15:52 PM
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Headed north through the Cairns suburbs bound for the mountains

23 August 2014 09:38 AM
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Locomotives 1734 and 1764 lead the 9.30am train through the Cairns suburbs

23 August 2014 09:38 AM
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Locomotives notch up as they leave the 20 km/h speed restriction

23 August 2014 08:38 AM
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Mix of carriage colours and types in the consist

Green carriages are the 'Gold Class' service on the KSR

23 August 2014 08:38 AM
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Kuranda Scenic Railway service heads out of the suburbs of Cairns

23 August 2014 08:37 AM
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Locomotives 1771 and 1756 lead the 8.30am departure out of Cairns, just north of the station

23 August 2014 08:36 AM
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