On a mostly cloudy afternoon in northern Tasmania, DQ2012, DQ2003 & DQ2004 work 372 loaded ore concentrate train from Primrose to Burnie. Having chased this train the previous day with the new TR ... (more)
Having departed not too long beforehand from Primrose siding in Rosebery, DQ2012, DQ2003 & DQ2004 traverse the Pieman River rail bridge on the old Emu Bay Railway with 372 loaded ore as seen from ... (more)
The newly rebuilt rail bridge that crosses the Blythe River at Heybridge sees the 431 Burnie to Boyer paper train speed across it behind MKA2133, MKA2137 & DQ2011.
All four of the Z class members, Z2113, Z2111, Z2110 & Z2112 are seen here combining with MKA2131 to work 134 loaded log train from Brighton Hub to East Tamar on a glorious late afternoon at Tea T... (more)
The overnight Burnie-Hobart intermodal rounds into Brighton behind ex Queensland locos 2052 & 2051 with MKA2134 lending a hand as third unit.
In a lovely country scene near Romaine, south of Burnie, DQ2012, DQ2003 & DQ2004 work 372 loaded ore train from Primrose, Rosebery on the old Emy Bay line on its way to Burnie.
The Tasrail lashup of MKA2133/MKA2137/DQ2011 combine to pull the paper train from Burnie to Boyer as they power along the northern coast of Tasmania through Ulverstone.
The TR class locomotives are the first new locomotives to be delivered to Tasrail since the ZA class in 1976. Here TR01 & TR04 are on trial leading online but not in power 2012 and dead attached 2... (more)
Mt Wellington makes for a nice backdrop as Z2110 & Z2112 hauls 564 empty log train from Hobart port. The train is on approach to Brighton where it will load.
Crossing over the Derwent River near Granton in Hobart's north, ex WAGR D class 2021 & 2020 sandwich ex Queensland Rail's 2053 with 635 intermodal train from Burnie headed for Hobart.
Train no.36 is running several hours behind schedule due to a ruptured brake hose as it nears Penguin
Tasrail's twice daily mineral train from Rosebery makes the afternoon return to Bernie with 2007, 2010 and 2004
Train no. 36 from Hobart winds its way north with a Bernie bound container train
Train no. 36 heads north near Dunorlan with a Bernie bound container train
A pair of Z class chortle along the scenic coastline heading to Burnie, Tasmania with train 46. No live penguins train watching that day, just the statues of them around the town.