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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

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Saturday 20 February 2010 13:03 PM
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Out into the open again at Yendon

Saturday 20 February 2010 13:03 PM
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Ducking out of shadows in the forest at Lal Lal

Saturday 20 February 2010 13:00 PM
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Running through the empty station at Lal Lal

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:58 PM
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Approaching the highway crossing at Elaine, at the former station site

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:43 PM
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Approaching Elaine

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:40 PM
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Mix of green and blue hoppers in the rake

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:36 PM
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Around the curve past the Meredith distant signal

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:36 PM
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Out of the flat plains

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:25 PM
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Powering along at Medina

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:25 PM
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Ducking into the cutting beside the old Lethbridge quarry

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:16 PM
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Powering over the valley outside Lethbridge

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:15 PM
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Paralleling the Midland Highway

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:08 PM
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Headed over the plains towards Lethbridge

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:03 PM
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Passing the closed station at Bannockburn

Saturday 20 February 2010 12:02 PM
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Departure from North Geelong C

Saturday 20 February 2010 11:38 AM
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Tail end of the train still in the grain loop

Saturday 20 February 2010 11:36 AM
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XR557 and XR552 awaiting departure from North Geelong C

Saturday 20 February 2010 11:36 AM
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XR552 and XR557 stabled under the loco shed at Maryborough

Sunday 14 February 2010 11:35 AM
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BL32 stabled at Maryborough on a grain train

Sunday 14 February 2010 11:31 AM
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Many rakes of stabled grain wagons in the yard at Maryborough

Friday 8 January 2010 10:10 AM
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BL32 stabled at Maryborough

Friday 8 January 2010 10:10 AM
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Broad gauge BL32, XR557 and XR552 at the Geelong Grain Loop

Saturday 16 May 2009 10:12 AM
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Broad gauge BL32, XR557 and XR552 at the Geelong Grain Loop

Saturday 16 May 2009 10:10 AM
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