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Recent albums

Occasionally I will add new albums that contain older photos, here are the most recently added. There are 1,372 in total.

Greyhound Australia

16 December 2019

Greyhound Australia operates intercity coach services around Australia.

Gotta Go Charters

8 January 2022

Gotta Go Charters is a bus hire copmpany based on the Geelong suburb of Corio.

Outback Spirit Tours

Outback Spirit Tours is a tour company wholy owned by Journey Beyond; who operates the Indian Pacifc, The Ghan, The Overland and Great Southern rail services.

Victoria University shuttle bus

Transit Systems Victoria operates a shuttle bus service for Victoria University between Footscray Station, their Footscray Park Campus and the Riverbank car park at Flemington Racecourse.

Sunshine Tours

Sunshine Tours operates charter coach services in Melbourne, alongside V/Line and Metro Trains rail replacement services.

Gull Airport Service

Gull Airport Service runs a shuttle services between Geelong and Melbourne Airport.

Carbridge

Carbridge operates airside and landside bus services at Melbourne Airport.

P&O Trans Australia wagon transfer

In June 2011 P&O Trans Australia transferred a number of AFGF wagons from Adelaide atop standard gauge AQPY wagons along with a set of broad gauge for use in the upcoming Deniquillin rice train.

SCT Logistics - steel trains

In 2021 SCT Logistics commenced transporting Bluescope Steel products on the East-West corridor, after winning a 10 year joint contract with Qube Logistics from Pacific National in 2020.

Qube Logistics Long Island steel train

In 2021 Qube Logistics commenced transporting Bluescope Steel products to the Bluescope Steel mill at Hastings, south of Frankston, after winning a 10 year joint contract from Pacific National in 2020. The steel is transferred from broad to standard gauge trains at the Melbourne Freight Terminal at South Dynon.

Evergreen Coaches

Evergreen Coaches operates a fleet of charter coaches around Melbourne.

Steamrail - 2021 members special to Bendigo

19 December 2021

On 19 December 2021 A66 lead Steamrail Victoria's members special train to Bendigo. The tran was made up of PCP 292, Moorabool, 269 BZ, 14 BRS, 17 BE, 25 BE, 46 BE, 68 BW, 1BCE,
18 CE.

Comeng retirement transfer, 17 December 2021

On 17 December 2021 retired Comeng sets 341M-1021T-463M and 376M-1038T-362M were transferred by T381 and B75 from Newport Workshops to Tottenham Yard via Brooklyn for long term storage.

Pacific National wagon scrapping at Dynon

In December 2021 Pacific National commenced the scrapping redundant grain hoppers and Sadleirs louvred van at North Dynon.

Kinetic Melbourne

Kinetic Melbourne took over the Melbourne Bus Franchise from Transdev Melbourne in 31 January 2022.

Metro Tunnel early works at South Kensington

To make room for the western Metro Tunnel portal beside the Sunbury line at South Kensington, freight sidings at North Dynon were relocated to the south, which made room for the relocation of 220 kV high voltage transmission lines from the future rail corridor.

Lively Bus

7 December 2021

Lively Bus is a smaller charter bus operator in Melbourne

Hallam level crossing removal project

The level crossing on the Dandenong line at Hallam Road in Hallam will be removed by raising the railway on a bridge, with a new station to be built at Hallam.

South Gippsland Highway level crossing removal project

7 December 2021

The South Gippsland Highway level crossing on the Dandenong line at Dandenong South has been removed by raising the road on a bridge.

North McKinnon Centre level crossing removal replacement buses

During 2016 buses have replaced trains while three level level crossings on the Frankston line were removed - North Road, McKinnon Road, and Centre Road with Ormond, McKinnon and Bentleigh stations also being rebuilt.

Qube Logistics wagon transfers

Qube Logistics occasionally operates empty container transfers from NSW into Melbourne.

Comeng retirement transfer, 30 November 2021

4 December 2021

On 30 November 2021 Alstom Comeng set 538M-1119T-537M transferred stripped Comeng set 362M-1038T-376M from Westall to Newport Workshops. T385 and P17 then transferred sets 537M-1119T-538M and 359M-1030T-360M to Tottenham Yard on 3 December, with 537M-1119T-538M being transferred onwards to the SSR workshops at North Bendigo on 4 December.

Steamrail - Sandringham suburban shuttles 2021

28 November 2021

On 10 and 11 November 2021 K183 and K153 ran suburban shuttles from Flinders Street Station to Sandringham. The train was made up with carriages 17BE, 46BE, 7ABE, 25BE and 1 BCE.

Steamrail - Christmas charters 2021

Each year Steamrail runs a series of charter trains in the later half of the year for Dreamscape Tours, taking party goers from Melbourne of an evening out to the Macedon Ranges and return, with plenty of booze and partying along the way.