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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

Dual gauge 'W' track at Sims Street

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

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

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

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

26 January 2019 08:33 AM
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Dual gauge 'W' track at Sims Street

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

29 March 2017 11:13 AM
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Pair of new rail mounted gantry cranes at the Pacific National Melbourne Freight Terminal at South Dynon

23 February 2017 16:10 PM
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Pacific National and National Rail branded signs at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

4 December 2016 13:25 PM
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Pair of new rail mounted gantry cranes in place at the Pacific National Melbourne Freight Terminal

3 November 2015 17:01 PM
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One of two new rail mounted gantry cranes at the Pacific National Melbourne Freight Terminal

3 November 2015 17:01 PM
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New Hyster reach stackers at the eastern end of the PN Melbourne Freight Terminal

8 October 2015 15:08 PM
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