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South Dynon

Located between Dynon and Footscray Roads, alongside Moonee Ponds Creek and the Maribyrnong River, the South Dynon precinct includes the Pacific National operated Melbourne Freight Terminal and Melbourne Operations Terminal

Indian Pacific liveried NR29 and 8115 at the west end of the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Tuesday 25 January 2022 14:38 PM
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Pair of rail mounted gantry cranes moving containers between truck and rail

Tuesday 25 January 2022 12:36 PM
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Nighttime at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 23 June 2021 21:18 PM
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Pacific National derailment recovery truck parked outside the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Sunday 21 March 2021 11:46 AM
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(1 time this month, 44 times this year)

Signal DYN114 cleared for a broad gauge movement over the 'W' track from South Dynon towards North Dynon

Sunday 21 March 2021 11:44 AM
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'Thru movements must not proceed past this point unless signal DYN120 is at proceed' sign on dual gauge 'W' track at Sims Street

Sunday 17 November 2019 13:51 PM
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Dual gauge 'W' track at Sims Street

Sunday 17 November 2019 13:51 PM
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Trio of bogies support each corner of the gantry crane

Four axles powered, two axles are idlers

Tuesday 1 October 2019 08:17 AM
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Container wagons at the west end of the yard

Saturday 3 August 2019 09:06 AM
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Lifting frame of the rail mounted gantry crane

Saturday 26 January 2019 08:34 AM
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Unloading a 40 foot container with the rail mounted gantry crane

Saturday 26 January 2019 08:33 AM
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(4 times this month, 67 times this year)

Dual gauge 'W' track at Sims Street

Sunday 20 January 2019 08:58 AM
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Eastern end of the gantry crane rails at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Tuesday 27 November 2018 08:13 AM
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Air compressor for pumping up the wagon brakes at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Tuesday 27 November 2018 08:13 AM
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Rail mounted gantry crane at work at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Sunday 13 May 2018 12:45 PM
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Terminal tractor moving an empty container 'skel' trailer around the terminal

Friday 13 April 2018 10:33 AM
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City end of the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Friday 8 December 2017 15:13 PM
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Long climb to the cab for the operator of the gantry crane

Thursday 20 April 2017 14:39 PM
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Adjusting the lifting frame ready for the next load

Rail mounted gantry crane at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:42 AM
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Rail mounted gantry crane lifting a 40 foot tautliner container at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:39 AM
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Adjusting the lifting frame ready for the next load

Rail mounted gantry crane at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:39 AM
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Rail mounted gantry crane lifting a 20 foot tanktainer at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:37 AM
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National Rail 'No entry' sign at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:37 AM
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Dual gauge track linking western end of South Dynon to the freight lines towards Eastern Victoria

Also used as a headshunt for standard gauge trains

Wednesday 29 March 2017 11:13 AM
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(3 times this month, 62 times this year)
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