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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

Around the curves at Murgheboluc

Saturday 30 May 2009 12:42 PM
Viewed 1048 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 45 times this year)

Crossing PN liveried NR101 and NR52 at Gheringhap

Saturday 30 May 2009 12:27 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 45 times this year)

Stopped in the loop at Gheringhap

Saturday 30 May 2009 12:11 PM
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(4 times this month, 32 times this year)

Stopped in the loop at Gheringhap

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:50 AM
Viewed 1008 times
(8 times this month, 55 times this year)

Climbing upgrade towards Moorabool

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:41 AM
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(4 times this month, 30 times this year)

Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:41 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 39 times this year)

Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:41 AM
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(5 times this month, 26 times this year)

T386 and 4816 head west outside Lara

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:22 AM
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(5 times this month, 25 times this year)

T386 and 4816 head west outside Lara

Saturday 30 May 2009 11:22 AM
Viewed 872 times
(7 times this month, 28 times this year)

GM36 leads EL51 on the down Portland mineral sands train at Lara

Saturday 14 March 2009 17:01 PM
Viewed 1030 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 32 times this year)

Containers all up the back, with a whole lot of emptiness in between

Saturday 14 March 2009 17:01 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 25 times this year)

GM36 leads EL51 on the down Portland mineral sands train at Lara

Saturday 14 March 2009 17:00 PM
Viewed 1147 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 28 times this year)

Located up with empty 20 foot containers and headed for Portland

Tuesday 18 November 2008 16:36 PM
Viewed 859 times
(7 times this month, 49 times this year)

G514 and T386 on the down mineral sands train at Moorabool

Tuesday 18 November 2008 16:36 PM
Viewed 1304 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 41 times this year)

G514 and T386 on the down mineral sands train at North Shore

Tuesday 18 November 2008 16:26 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 28 times this year)

G514 and T386 on the down mineral sands train at North Shore, Y171 in the background

Tuesday 18 November 2008 16:26 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 44 times this year)

See what I mean...

Thursday 6 November 2008 18:05 PM
Viewed 1016 times
(4 times this month, 31 times this year)

Finally caught up, C501 leads GM36 through Cressy on the mineral sands train

Thursday 6 November 2008 18:05 PM
Viewed 1014 times
(8 times this month, 51 times this year)

C501 leads GM36 through Gheringhap on the Portland mineral sands train

Thursday 6 November 2008 17:24 PM
Viewed 1292 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 43 times this year)

And the loading on the mineral sands train

Thursday 16 October 2008 17:48 PM
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(2 times this month, 22 times this year)

G532 heads west for Portland on the El Zorro mineral sand train at Berrybank

Thursday 16 October 2008 17:48 PM
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(4 times this month, 31 times this year)

Stuffed full of empty 20 foot containers

Saturday 13 September 2008 18:14 PM
Viewed 857 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 26 times this year)

Outside Corio, El Zorro T386 leads the first containerised mineral sands train to Portland

Saturday 13 September 2008 18:14 PM
Viewed 1146 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 36 times this year)

El Zorro T386 leads the first containerised mineral sands train to Portland, through Werribee

Saturday 13 September 2008 17:12 PM
Viewed 1032 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 27 times this year)
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Viewed 8452 times (9 times this week, 1 time this month, 230 times this year)