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Pacific National Apex quarry train

The 'Apex' train carries gravel and other quarry products from Kilmore East on the North East line, to Westall in south-eastern Melbourne, Brooklyn in western Melbourne, and North Shore in Geelong. Originally operated by the Victorian Railways, V/Line, Freight Australia then Pacific National, in 2016 Qube Logistics won the contract.

VHQF quarry wagons stored at Tottenham Yard, following Pacific National losing the Apex quarry train contract

Tuesday 29 November 2016 17:39 PM
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VHQF quarry wagons stored at Tottenham Yard, following Pacific National losing the Apex quarry train contract

Wednesday 30 December 2015 18:25 PM
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BL32 leads the Apex train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East at Sunshine

Monday 21 December 2015 09:57 AM
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BL32 waits for a signal at the down end of Sunshine station

Monday 21 December 2015 09:53 AM
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BL32 leads along Sunshine platform 3, bound for Kilmore East

Monday 21 December 2015 09:52 AM
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BL32 leads the empty Apex train from Brooklyn onto the mainline at Sunshine station

Monday 21 December 2015 09:52 AM
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G541 leads the empty Apex train onto the main line at Sunshine

Wednesday 25 March 2015 18:58 PM
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G524 leads the empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East via Sunshine

Tuesday 17 March 2015 18:23 PM
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G524 heads through platform 2 at Westall with an empty quarry train headed back to Kilmore East

Friday 6 March 2015 10:11 AM
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G531 leads the empty Apex train onto the suburban tracks at Sunshine

Tuesday 24 February 2015 19:24 PM
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G527 passes through Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

Wednesday 11 February 2015 18:48 PM
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G527 passes through Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

Wednesday 11 February 2015 18:48 PM
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G531 departs Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

Monday 2 February 2015 19:37 PM
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Quarry hoppers among the illegally dumped rubbish in Sunshine

Thursday 29 January 2015 18:47 PM
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G543 waiting for a path onto the suburban tracks outside Sunshine

Thursday 29 January 2015 18:43 PM
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G531 heads back onto the wagons at North Geelong Yard

Sunday 14 December 2014 15:20 PM
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G531 shunts back onto the freshly inspected wagons at North Geelong Yard

Sunday 14 December 2014 15:19 PM
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With the wagons shunted into the departure roads at North Geelong Yard, G531 runs around the train

Sunday 14 December 2014 15:15 PM
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G531 shunts the quarry hoppers out of the maintenance workshops at North Geelong Yard

Sunday 14 December 2014 15:03 PM
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G542 awaiting a path west at Tottenham Yard

Monday 8 December 2014 08:31 AM
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Tail end of the Apex train, as it heads empty to Kilmore East

Friday 28 November 2014 19:53 PM
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80 km/h 'reduce to medium speed' aspect for the train departing Sunshine platform 4

Friday 28 November 2014 19:51 PM
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G542 heads north through Sunshine station bound for Kilmore East

Having discharged at Brooklyn earlier in the day, it had to wait for a path on the goods line a short distance to the south

Friday 28 November 2014 19:51 PM
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G531 stopped at Tottenham Yard as the crew prep the train

Monday 20 October 2014 08:01 AM
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