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Mildura freight

The Mildura freight runs from Merbein (just north of the town) to Melbourne and return for Wakefield Transport. The train is made up of standard and refrigerated containers, as well as a small amount of cement loading. Until recent years oil tankers, louvre vans and LCL containers were also attached to the train.

Tail end of the up Mildura freight at Brooklyn

November 25, 2016 10:55 AM
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XR550 leads G542 on the up Mildura freight at Brooklyn

November 25, 2016 10:51 AM
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Tail end of the up Mildura freight taking the old line at Manor Junction

August 12, 2015 08:46 AM
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G528, X43 and XR550 lead the up Mildura freight at Manor Junction

August 12, 2015 08:46 AM
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G528, X43 and XR550 lead the up Mildura freight at Manor Junction

August 12, 2015 08:45 AM
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G527, P20 and G524 lead the up Mildura freight through Middle Footscray

September 23, 2011 10:42 AM
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A fat lot of nothing at the tail end

November 15, 2010 14:18 PM
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Passing through Lethbridge

November 15, 2010 14:17 PM
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Only two 40 foot containers on the train, plus the genset container

November 15, 2010 14:05 PM
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Passing through Bannockburn

November 15, 2010 14:04 PM
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With the cement wagons attached, G527 climbs the grade into Bannockburn

November 15, 2010 14:04 PM
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Ready to move out of the siding

November 15, 2010 13:38 PM
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G527 sets back onto the cement hoppers

November 15, 2010 13:37 PM
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Crew unlock the gypsum siding to collect the wagons

November 15, 2010 13:36 PM
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The down freight arrives at Gheringhap to collect the cement wagons ex-North Geelong Yard

November 15, 2010 13:35 PM
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G527 crosses the Moorabool Viaduct with a lot of fresh air behind

November 15, 2010 13:27 PM
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G527, A81 and X41 pass the station at West Footscray

July 09, 2010 09:58 AM
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Rolling onto the dual gauge at West Footscray

July 09, 2010 09:58 AM
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G527 leads A81 and X41 on the up Mildura, running along the west line at Brooklyn

July 09, 2010 09:19 AM
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G527, P22 and A81 passing the former station at Paisley

June 14, 2010 12:25 PM
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Running on the 'wrong' line at Paisley, due to an occupation at Laverton

June 14, 2010 12:25 PM
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