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Pacific National broad gauge grain trains

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

Tail end kicks up dust passing Bannockburn station

21 January 2009 20:45 PM
Viewed 702 times
(7 times this month, 68 times this year)

Arriving into Bannockburn

21 January 2009 20:45 PM
Viewed 1014 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 97 times this year)

Slowing down for the crossing loop at Gheringhap

21 January 2009 20:35 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 116 times this year)

Running along the dual gauge towards Gheringhap

21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 83 times this year)

XR558 flashes past

21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 73 times this year)

Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

21 January 2009 20:29 PM
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(2 times this week, 12 times this month, 107 times this year)

Climbing upgrade from Bell Post Hill towards Moorabool

21 January 2009 20:28 PM
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(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 78 times this year)

XR558 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

21 January 2009 19:25 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 69 times this year)

XR558 and XR554 await departure from North Geelong C

21 January 2009 19:24 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 86 times this year)

Checking the brakes before the departure of XR558 and XR554 from North Geelong C

21 January 2009 19:24 PM
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(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 106 times this year)

X41 heads for Ballarat light engine from Maryborough

12 October 2008 17:54 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 70 times this year)

X41 heads for Ballarat light engine from Maryborough

12 October 2008 17:53 PM
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(2 times this week, 12 times this month, 81 times this year)

X41 heads for Ballarat light engine, as S301 waits in the platform

12 October 2008 17:53 PM
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(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 84 times this year)

BL32 waits at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 15:34 PM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 65 times this year)

BL32 waits at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 15:33 PM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 94 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 running light engine through North Geelong C

23 May 2008 12:12 PM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 76 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 running light engine through North Geelong C

23 May 2008 12:11 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 74 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 run back from Geelong Loco after turning the XRs

23 May 2008 12:05 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 74 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 run back from Geelong Loco after turning the XRs

23 May 2008 12:05 PM
Viewed 684 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 71 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 run around at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 11:22 AM
Viewed 642 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 70 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 run around at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 11:21 AM
Viewed 632 times
(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 83 times this year)

Locos cut off the grain hoppers at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 11:18 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 82 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 at North Geelong C

23 May 2008 11:15 AM
Viewed 676 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 84 times this year)

BL32-XR552-XR554 at the Geelong Grain Loop

23 May 2008 11:05 AM
Viewed 700 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 80 times this year)
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