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Mernda Rail

In August 2018 the 8 km long railway extension from South Morang to Mernda was opened to passengers, with new stations at Mernda, Hawkstowe and Middle Gorge.

Emergency walkways, lighting, exit signage and fire hydrants inside the Plenty Road tunnel

20 January 2019 10:12 AM
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Sump pumps at the south end of the Plenty Road tunnel

20 January 2019 10:12 AM
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'MMR' sign for up trains approaching Middle Gorge station

MMR for the original name of Marymede

20 January 2019 10:12 AM
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Bridge over the Yan Yean pipe track at South Morang

20 January 2019 10:10 AM
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Signal SMG169 for up trains approaching South Morang

20 January 2019 10:10 AM
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Axle counters used for train detection beyond South Morang

20 January 2019 10:09 AM
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Emergency exit walkway through the cutting at the down end of South Morang station

20 January 2019 10:09 AM
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Pedestrian crossing on the emergency exit walkway through the cutting at the down end of South Morang station

20 January 2019 10:09 AM
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Multicoloured cutting walls at the down end of South Morang station

20 January 2019 10:09 AM
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Little used south-western car park at Middle Gorge station

21 November 2018 12:30 PM
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Entrance to Middle Gorge platform 2

21 November 2018 12:29 PM
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Headed down into the Plenty Road tunnel

21 November 2018 12:27 PM
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Looking out from the rail embankment north of Hawkstowe station

21 November 2018 12:25 PM
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Check rails form a 'V' at Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:24 PM
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Windmill still in place opposite the Mernda station car park

21 November 2018 12:23 PM
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Extra overhead feeder cable at Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:18 PM
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Under the main roof at Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:18 PM
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X'Trapolis train awaiting departure time from Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:17 PM
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Up end of Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:16 PM
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'MTM Car Stop' and 'Start AXC' signs at the up end of Mernda station

AXC = axle counters, used for train detection by the signalling system

21 November 2018 12:16 PM
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Up end of Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:16 PM
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Looking out from the elevated platform at Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:15 PM
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Pair of viaduct tracks continue north of Mernda station towards the stabling yard

21 November 2018 12:12 PM
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Unattended myki gates at the northern entrance to Mernda station

21 November 2018 12:12 PM
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