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Pacific National broad gauge grain

Grain is a major freight traffic in Victoria, but drought has cut the level of traffic in recent years. Trains operate on both broad and standard gauges, with the main destinations being export terminals at Melbourne and Geelong, as well as Portland, and a number of domestic flour mills

XR557 and XR554 pass the Lethbridge quarry

Saturday 14 March 2009 14:25 PM
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XR557 and XR554 depart Lethbridge

Saturday 14 March 2009 14:25 PM
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XR557 and XR554 depart Lethbridge

Saturday 14 March 2009 14:25 PM
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XR557 and XR554 round the curve into Bannockburn

Saturday 14 March 2009 14:14 PM
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XR557 and XR554 climb upgrade through Moorabool

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:58 PM
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XR557 and XR554 climb upgrade through Moorabool

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:58 PM
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XR557 and XR554 climb upgrade through Moorabool

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:58 PM
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XR557 and XR554 climb upgrade through Moorabool

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:58 PM
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XR557 and XR554 climb upgrade through Moorabool

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:57 PM
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XR557 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:34 PM
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XR557 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

Saturday 14 March 2009 13:33 PM
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Tail end of the down grain train passes the former quarry at Lethbridge

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:59 PM
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Tail end of the train passes the former quarry at Lethbridge

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:58 PM
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The train leaves Lethbridge on the down

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:58 PM
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Tail end kicks up dust passing Bannockburn station

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:45 PM
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Arriving into Bannockburn

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:45 PM
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Slowing down for the crossing loop at Gheringhap

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:35 PM
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Running along the dual gauge towards Gheringhap

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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XR558 flashes past

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

Wednesday 21 January 2009 20:28 PM
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XR558 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

Wednesday 21 January 2009 19:25 PM
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XR558 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

Wednesday 21 January 2009 19:24 PM
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Checking the brakes before the departure of XR558 and XR554 from North Geelong C

Wednesday 21 January 2009 19:24 PM
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