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Surrey Hills level crossing removal replacement buses

9 July 2022

During 2022 the Lilydale and Belgrave lines have been closed between Camberwell and Box Hill, buses replacing trains while the level crossings at Mont Albert Road, Mont Albert and Union Road, Surrey Hills are being removed by lowing the tracks, along with the two stations being replaced by the new 'Union Station' in the middle.

Swan Hill line stations and infrastructure

24 June 2006

Swan Hill station yard and facilities, plus a few bits from other places along the line

Swanston Street tram stop works

19 December 2013

Between May 2011 and July 2012 new platform tram stops were constructed on Swanston Street at Collins, Bourke and La Trobe Street.

Sydney buses

5 October 2022

Buses operated by State Transit and various private operators around Sydney

Sydney freight terminals

5 October 2022

Freight trains around the metropolitan Sydney area

Sydney light rail bits and pieces

2 October 2022

Bits and pieces from across the Sydney light rail fleet.

Sydney light rail infrastructure

5 October 2022

Infrastructure from across the Sydney light rail system.

Sydney Metro Bankstown line conversion

2 October 2022

In 2019 the conversion of the T3 Bankstown Line to form part of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest line commenced. Tracks, stations and signals will be upgraded between Bankstown and Sydenham, where the existing railway will connect to new tunnels towards the Sydney CBD.

Sydney Monorail

24 March 2013

Opened in 1988 as a 3.6 kilometres loop around the Sydney CBD and Darling Harbour, it was initially operated by TNT Harbourlink but is today known as the Metro Monorail. The last day of operations will be 30 June 2013.

Sydney Monorail infrastructure

24 March 2013

More than just the trains that run on the Sydney Monorail

Sydney railway traction substations

5 October 2022

Scattered around Sydney's railway network, traction substations convert 33kV AC power supplied by electricity companies to the 1500V DC used by trains.

Sydney Trains

5 October 2022

Sydney Trains, formerly CityRail, operates the passenger rail service covering suburban Sydney

Sydney Trains bits

4 October 2022

Just bits and pieces of Sydney Trains EMUs, carriages and railcars

Sydney Trains industrial action 2022

5 October 2022

During 2022 Sydney Trains and NSW TrainLink staff have been undertaking industrial action during the negotiation process for their new enterprise agreement.

Sydney Trains maintenance centres

2 October 2022

Sydney Trains operates maintenance centres and storage yards at Auburn, Eveleigh, Flemington, Hornsby, Kangy Angy, Macdonaldtown and Mortdale.

Sydney Trains trackwork

5 October 2022

Trackwork and maintenance on the Sydney suburban railway network.

Sydney Tramway Museum

5 October 2022

Located south of Sydney at Loftus, the museum has an extensive collection of trams from Sydney, other cities in Australia, plus a few from elsewhere in the world. It operates two lengths of track: one heading 1.5 km towards Sutherland, the other heading 2 km into the Royal National Park.

Sydney's unfinished underground stations

2 October 2022

Around Sydney there are a number of unfinished underground railway stations: St James, Central and Redfern

T376 transfer, December 2008

16 December 2008

T376 headed light engine from Seymour to Melbourne on 16 December 2008, after being used to transfer carriages to the Seymour Rail Heritage Centre depot

T400 and S306 transfer to Newport Workshops 2019

13 June 2019

On 13 June July 2019 T400 and S306 were dead transferred between G541 and G527 from the scrap row at South Dynon, to Newport Workshops. S306 is now preserved with 707 Operations, but T400 was stripped of parts, then returned to South Dynon for scrapping.

Tailem Bend, South Australia

4 October 2019

Once an important railway town on the Adelaide-Melbourne mainline, now the yard is full of stored wagons, the main action being the attachment of bank engines to trains about to tackle the Adelaide Hills.

The lighter side of...

6 March 2023

A look at the lighter side of rail transport

The Overland open day

5 May 2007

On 5 May 2007 an open day was held at Southern Cross Station, giving Melbourne a first look at The Overland following a $4 million facelift to the carriage fleet.

The Sunlander

22 August 2014

The locomotive hauled 'Sunlander' train travels between Brisbane and Cairns a number of times each week, with sleeping and sitting cars in the consist, along with club and dining cars, and a motorail van.

Thompsons Road level crossing removal project

30 June 2019

The level crossing on the Cranbourne line at Thompsons Road in Cranbourne North is being replaced by a pair of road over rail bridges as part of a road duplication project

Ticketing systems of Sydney

9 October 2022

Sydney uses a disparate collection of ticketing systems to collect fare on public transport: uses magstripe tickets, the multi-modal MyZone system covers much of the network, but each mode also issue their own tickets. T-Card was the first attempt at replacing it was a Smartcard system but failed, with the Opal system currently being introduced.

TMSV - Footscray tour 2012

24 March 2012

On March 24, 2012 the Tramway Museum Society Of Victoria chartered Z3.185 in the Royal Tram livery to run a tram to commemorate the closure of the Footscray tramways.

The route was Brunswick Depot > Lygon Street > Franklin Street > Victoria Street > Royal Park > Showgrounds Loop > Footscray > Moonee Ponds > West Maribyrnong > Ascot Vale > Haymarket > Flagstaff Station > Footscray Road > Melbourne Central Station > Franklin Street > Victoria Street> Sydney Road > Brunswick Depot.

Toorak Road level crossing removal project

1 February 2023

The Toorak Road, Kooyong level crossing on the Glen Waverley line will be removed by building a rail bridge over Toorak Road

Torrumbarry T class and Hitachi carriages

12 April 2009

At Torrumbarry (on the Murray west of Echuca) are privately owned ex-V/Line diesel locomotive T375 and Hitachi carriages 4M, 97M, 1921T and 133M. There is also a Centurion tank across the road

Tottenham Yard wagon scrapping

30 September 2019

In July 2019 Pacific National started another clean out of the stored wagons at Tottenham Yard. T392 was used to transfer them to North Dynon, where they were loaded onto trucks to be moved to the scrap yard by road.

Town buses around Victoria

11 November 2017

Buses running public transport services in the various towns around Victoria

TPWS in suburban Melbourne

15 December 2021

Commencing in 2010 Train Protection & Warning System (TPWS) has been retrofitted to signals across suburban Melbourne.

Track machines

Pictures of ballast tampers, ballast plows, sleeper wagons, rail layers, overhead wiring trucks, rail grinders and other trackwork machinery and trains

Track, rail and sleepers

2 December 2022

Track, rail and sleepers from Melbourne and the rest of Victoria

Tram Bar at the Arts Centre Melbourne

5 February 2015

In 2011 retired tram SW6.969 was converted into a bar and setup at the Arts Centre in Melbourne, being removed a number of times, only to return again come summer. In February 2013 it appeared again as 'Tram Bar', which closed for good in January 2015.

Tram infrastructure of Melbourne

13 January 2021

Bits and pieces of tramway infrastructure from around the Yarra Trams network in Melbourne

Tram stop extensions for E class trams

1 January 2021

As part of the preparation for the longer E class trams entering service across Melbourne, tram stops along route 96 and La Trobe were extended to cater for their length.

Tram vs car on Nicholson Street, February 2012

8 February 2012

On February 8, 2012 a Mercedes headed southbound on Nicholson Street near Elgin Street managed to find it's way onto the tram tracks, with D2.5009 bashing in the entire drivers side of the car. More details at the Herald Sun - "Man, 60, in hospital after car-tram crash"

Trams stalled on section insulator

18 March 2019

The network of overhead wires used to power trams are divided into multiple electrical sections, so that faults can be isolated and maintenance work completed in safety. However if a tram stops with the pantograph resting in the middle of a section insulator, getting the tram moving again is hard work!

TramTracker across Melbourne

3 December 2022

tramTRACKER screens across the Melbourne tram and rail networks provides real time departure and disruption information to passengers.

Transborder Express

11 October 2022

Transborder Express is an Australian bus and coach company based in Yass, New South Wales. It is a subsiday of CDC NSW.

Transdev Melbourne

31 January 2022

Transdev Melbourne operates a fleet of over 500 buses on 45 bus routes across Melbourne, as well seven SmartBus routes. It commenced operations in August 2013, taking over all Melbourne Bus Link and National Bus Company routes.

Transdev Melbourne 'quality'

25 September 2021

More quality service from Transdev Melbourne

Transdev Melbourne leased buses

4 December 2017

In mid September 2017 Transport Safety Victoria and VicRoads completed an audit of the Transdev Melbourne fleet of buses. Initially 33 buses at two depots were removed from service due to defects, with 100+ buses eventually being taken off the road once all depots had been visited. Buses from Dysons Group and Sita Buslines were 'wet leased' to fill the gaps, with Transdev drivers directing drivers on the 'foreign' routes. 'Dry leasing' soon followed, with Transdev drivers in charge of the foreign buses, with Kastoria and Mitchell Transit also supplying vehicles.

Transfer of accident damaged NR51, April 2010

26 April 2010

In April 2010 accident damaged diesel locomotive NR51 was transferred to the UGL workshops at Spotswood, after being damaged in a February 2009 derailment on the Trans-Australian line. The prime mover inside had been removed, the brakes piped through, and the cab shrink wrapped with plastic. The first stage of the transfer was dead attached to PW4 freight, with the final leg from South Dynon to Spotswood requiring eight other NR classes to assist.