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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

XR555 and XR550 depart North Geelong C for the Geelong locomotive depot

G523, X48 and 8177 in the background, along with XR554 and XR552

20 September 2017 10:59 AM
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XR555 and XR550 depart North Geelong C for the Geelong locomotive depot

20 September 2017 10:58 AM
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BK002 and CSR007 on the up Dooen freight pass broad gauge XR555 and XR550 at North Geelong C

20 September 2017 10:45 AM
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Train crew arrive to start up XR555 and XR550 at North Geelong C

20 September 2017 10:45 AM
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Tail end of a broad gauge train waiting at North Geelong C for their turn around the grain loop

20 September 2017 10:11 AM
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Tail end of a broad gauge train waiting at North Geelong C for their turn around the grain loop

20 September 2017 10:11 AM
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XR555 and XR550 on a broad gauge train waiting at North Geelong C for their turn around the grain loop

20 September 2017 10:07 AM
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XR555 and XR550 on a broad gauge train waiting at North Geelong C for their turn around the grain loop

20 September 2017 10:06 AM
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XR554 and XR552 stabled at North Geelong Yard on a broad gauge train

20 September 2017 10:06 AM
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XR552 and G525 ready to depart, with G524 stabled alongside

27 August 2017 17:42 PM
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G542 and XR554 sitting at North Geelong C awaiting departure time

27 August 2017 17:39 PM
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G522 and XR553 stabled beside the mainline at the Melbourne end at North Geelong Yard

27 August 2017 17:31 PM
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XR552 and G524 stabled on a grain train at North Geelong C

27 August 2017 13:45 PM
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XR553 and G522 stabled beside the mainline at the Geelong end at North Geelong Yard

27 August 2017 13:35 PM
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XR552 and G524 stabled near North Geelong C at North Geelong Yard

27 August 2017 13:26 PM
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XR553 and G522 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a broad gauge grain train

25 August 2017 10:54 AM
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XR553 and BL32 collect a rake of broad gauge grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

2 August 2017 15:31 PM
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XR553 and BL32 collect a rake of broad gauge grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

2 August 2017 15:31 PM
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XR553 and BL32 collect a rake of broad gauge grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

2 August 2017 15:30 PM
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XR553 and BL32 collect a rake of broad gauge grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

2 August 2017 15:20 PM
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G543 stabled at the down end of Tottenham Yard with a rake of grain wagons

28 July 2017 08:44 AM
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G543 and G525 arrive at Tottenham Yard with an up broad gauge grain

15 July 2017 09:19 AM
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G542 and XR552 unload a broad gauge grain consist at Appleton Dock

19 June 2017 10:51 AM
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(7 times this month, 67 times this year)

G542 and XR552 unload a broad gauge grain consist at Appleton Dock

19 June 2017 10:50 AM
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(8 times this month, 77 times this year)
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