Wongm's Rail Gallery » Pacific National Apex quarry train

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

30 December 2015 18:25 PM
Viewed 692 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 52 times this year)

BL32 leads the Apex train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East at Sunshine

21 December 2015 09:57 AM
Viewed 575 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 55 times this year)

BL32 waits for a signal at the down end of Sunshine station

21 December 2015 09:53 AM
Viewed 525 times
(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 49 times this year)

BL32 leads along Sunshine platform 3, bound for Kilmore East

21 December 2015 09:52 AM
Viewed 541 times
(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 56 times this year)

BL32 leads the empty Apex train from Brooklyn onto the mainline at Sunshine station

21 December 2015 09:52 AM
Viewed 548 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 50 times this year)

G541 leads the empty Apex train onto the main line at Sunshine

25 March 2015 18:58 PM
Viewed 611 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 49 times this year)

G524 leads the empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East via Sunshine

17 March 2015 18:23 PM
Viewed 562 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 40 times this year)

G524 heads through platform 2 at Westall with an empty quarry train headed back to Kilmore East

6 March 2015 10:11 AM
Viewed 677 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 69 times this year)

G531 leads the empty Apex train onto the suburban tracks at Sunshine

24 February 2015 19:24 PM
Viewed 613 times
(8 times this month, 54 times this year)

G527 passes through Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

11 February 2015 18:48 PM
Viewed 568 times
(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 58 times this year)

G527 passes through Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

11 February 2015 18:48 PM
Viewed 593 times
(9 times this month, 57 times this year)

G531 departs Sunshine with an empty train from Brooklyn to Kilmore East

2 February 2015 19:37 PM
Viewed 610 times
(13 times this week, 18 times this month, 60 times this year)

Quarry hoppers among the illegally dumped rubbish in Sunshine

29 January 2015 18:47 PM
Viewed 621 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 49 times this year)

G543 waiting for a path onto the suburban tracks outside Sunshine

29 January 2015 18:43 PM
Viewed 586 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 39 times this year)

G531 heads back onto the wagons at North Geelong Yard

14 December 2014 15:20 PM
Viewed 577 times
(2 times this week, 12 times this month, 45 times this year)

G531 shunts back onto the freshly inspected wagons at North Geelong Yard

14 December 2014 15:19 PM
Viewed 613 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 51 times this year)

With the wagons shunted into the departure roads at North Geelong Yard, G531 runs around the train

14 December 2014 15:15 PM
Viewed 600 times
(9 times this month, 48 times this year)

G531 shunts the quarry hoppers out of the maintenance workshops at North Geelong Yard

14 December 2014 15:03 PM
Viewed 573 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 40 times this year)

G542 awaiting a path west at Tottenham Yard

8 December 2014 08:31 AM
Viewed 605 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 52 times this year)

Tail end of the Apex train, as it heads empty to Kilmore East

28 November 2014 19:53 PM
Viewed 561 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 48 times this year)

80 km/h 'reduce to medium speed' aspect for the train departing Sunshine platform 4

28 November 2014 19:51 PM
Viewed 617 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 48 times this year)

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

28 November 2014 19:51 PM
Viewed 556 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 46 times this year)

G531 stopped at Tottenham Yard as the crew prep the train

20 October 2014 08:01 AM
Viewed 597 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 45 times this year)
Tags

Viewed 767 times (7 times this week, 55 times this month, 263 times this year)