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El Zorro mineral sands train

The mineral sands train was operated by El Zorro and runs on an irregular basis between Melbourne and Portland, to transport titanium and zircon mineral sands processed by Iluka Resources at Hamilton

Dropping through a dip approaching Dunkeld

Saturday 30 May 2009 16:18 PM
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Powering upgrade from the loop at Glenthompson

Saturday 30 May 2009 16:07 PM
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Powering upgrade from the loop at Glenthompson

Saturday 30 May 2009 16:07 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 56 times this year)

Climbing upgrade at Stavely

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:56 PM
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(1 time this month, 60 times this year)

Passing a pile of old sleepers at Stavely

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:56 PM
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Kicking up the dust at a level crossing at Stavely

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:56 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 41 times this year)

Crossing the plains towards Willaura

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:39 PM
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Crossing the plains towards Willaura

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:38 PM
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 48 times this year)

Crossing the plains towards Willaura

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:38 PM
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The train drops down onto the plains towards Willaura

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:34 PM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 42 times this year)

Stuck on the wrong side of the line

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:33 PM
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Shadows cast by the train

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:33 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 44 times this year)

Track workers wait for the train to pass outside Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:29 PM
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(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 73 times this year)

The train departs Maroona along the Portland line

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:26 PM
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(1 time this month, 39 times this year)

Coupling back onto the train at Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:15 PM
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Passing the points at Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:12 PM
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48 class passing the disused station at Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:12 PM
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Running around the train at Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:11 PM
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(1 time this month, 46 times this year)

Coming around the curve at Maroona

Saturday 30 May 2009 15:02 PM
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Running along the main line at Tatyoon

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:53 PM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 48 times this year)

Passing the silos at Tatyoon

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:52 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)

The sun spotlights the train passing through Tatyoon

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:52 PM
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(1 time this month, 63 times this year)

The train wanders into a sunbeam at Tatyoon

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:52 PM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 85 times this year)

The sun comes out again, headed for Tatyoon

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:47 PM
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