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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

XR553 and G542 unload their grain train at Appleton Dock, T392 stabled alongside

10 May 2017 16:47 PM
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G525 shunting a rake of grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

20 March 2017 18:06 PM
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XR558 shunting grain wagons at Tottenham Yard

24 February 2017 08:53 AM
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G542 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a rake of grain wagons

20 February 2017 17:40 PM
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BL32 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a grain train

6 February 2017 08:28 AM
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XR555 and G527 stabled at the northern end of North Geelong Yard

25 January 2017 16:03 PM
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BL32 shunts grain wagons at the north end of North Geelong Yard

25 January 2017 16:01 PM
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XR555 and G527 stabled at the north end of North Geelong Yard, beside BL32 shunting grain wagons

25 January 2017 16:01 PM
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XR553 and XR552 stabled at Tottenham Yard

25 January 2017 11:54 AM
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Tail end of an up broad gauge grain train at Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:42 AM
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G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
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G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
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G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
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Crew change at North Geelong C, with G536 stabled and XR558 arriving

4 January 2017 17:01 PM
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Crew change at North Geelong C, with G536 stabled and XR558, X44 and XR554 arriving

4 January 2017 17:01 PM
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G536 stabled at North Geelong C, with XR558, X44 and XR554 arriving on a second train

4 January 2017 17:01 PM
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XR558, X44 and XR554 depart the grain loop at North Geelong C

4 January 2017 16:58 PM
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XR558, X44 and XR554 depart the grain loop at North Geelong C

4 January 2017 16:57 PM
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Signaller at North Geelong C collects the train staff from a train departing the grain loop

4 January 2017 16:57 PM
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XR558, X44 and XR554 exit the grain loop at North Geelong C

4 January 2017 16:57 PM
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XR554 and XR555 lead an up broad gauge grain train towards Footscray

21 December 2016 14:20 PM
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XR554 and XR555 lead an up broad gauge grain train towards Footscray

21 December 2016 14:19 PM
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XR554 and XR555 lead an up broad gauge grain train towards Footscray

21 December 2016 14:19 PM
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XR555 and G524 on the move at West Footscray with an up grain train

11 December 2016 12:23 PM
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