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Pacifc National 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

G542 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a rake of grain wagons

20 February 2017 17:40 PM
Viewed 216 times
(3 times this month, 45 times this year)

BL30 and BL31 lead a down standard gauge grain train across the Maribyrnong River

16 February 2017 19:34 PM
Viewed 212 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 51 times this year)

BL32 stabled at Tottenham Yard on a grain train

6 February 2017 08:28 AM
Viewed 279 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 86 times this year)

XR555 and G527 stabled at the northern end of North Geelong Yard

25 January 2017 16:03 PM
Viewed 248 times
(1 time this month, 58 times this year)

BL32 shunts grain wagons at the north end of North Geelong Yard

25 January 2017 16:01 PM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 71 times this year)

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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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 81 times this year)

XR553 and XR552 stabled at Tottenham Yard

25 January 2017 11:54 AM
Viewed 263 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 65 times this year)

Tail end of an up broad gauge grain train at Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:42 AM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 79 times this year)

G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
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(5 times this month, 62 times this year)

G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
Viewed 355 times
(5 times this month, 72 times this year)

G542 and XR557 lead an up broad gauge grain through Brooklyn

12 January 2017 09:40 AM
Viewed 310 times
(4 times this month, 64 times this year)

Victorian grain hoppers at the rear of this standard gauge train

11 January 2017 14:05 PM
Viewed 238 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 65 times this year)

Mix of NSW and Victorian grain hoppers in this standard gauge train

11 January 2017 14:05 PM
Viewed 223 times
(5 times this month, 57 times this year)

Mix of NSW and Victorian grain hoppers in this standard gauge train

11 January 2017 14:05 PM
Viewed 352 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 84 times this year)

BL33 and BL26 lead a down standard gauge grain through Tottenham

11 January 2017 14:04 PM
Viewed 204 times
(2 times this month, 53 times this year)

BL33 and BL26 lead a down standard gauge grain through Tottenham

11 January 2017 14:04 PM
Viewed 283 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 70 times this year)

Crew change at North Geelong C, with G536 stabled and XR558 arriving

4 January 2017 17:01 PM
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(1 time this month, 72 times this year)

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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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 71 times this year)

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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(1 time this month, 75 times this year)

XR558, X44 and XR554 depart the grain loop at North Geelong C

4 January 2017 16:58 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 67 times this year)

XR558, X44 and XR554 depart the grain loop at North Geelong C

4 January 2017 16:57 PM
Viewed 367 times
(1 time this month, 66 times this year)

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
Viewed 370 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 78 times this year)

XR554 and XR555 lead an up broad gauge grain train towards Footscray

21 December 2016 14:20 PM
Viewed 289 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 64 times this year)
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