Finally we get one of the new Afro 4000 locos that Prasa ordered from Spain out on the main line, leading the Premier Classe which is newly painted in the Prasa blue livery.
Four class 35s with only the first 2 working lead some tankers and dz wagons through Buffeljagsrivier en route to Worcester.
Class 9E E9025 is at the back of a loaded ore train rounding a curve as it approaches Loop 6 with the middle part of the train visible on the left.
Four class 35s lead a short load west towards Worcester with the Langeberge as a backdrop and the Hex River Valley mountains in the far distance.
Two brand new class 20E dual voltage locos painted in the Blue Train colour is seen here on their first trip from Cape Town to Pretoria just north of Wellington.
Two class 35s with two class 34s pull into Bergrivier siding with steal coil empties behind passing a few parked coal wagons in one of the loops.
15062 approaches Loop 6 with a loaded ore train behind in the late afternoon. The first and second helper locos can be seen in the distance with the third one just out of site.
A short train runs north past a row of blue gum trees en route to the cement factory at De Hoek.
Metrorail train number 3527 rounds the curve between Muldersvlei and Klapmuts en route to Wellington.
Class 9E 9023 brings up the rear of a loaded ore train as it passes through a S curve between Loop 7 & 8 in the Northern Cape. The second helper loco can also be seen in the distance.
A loaded ore train on the left is parked in Loop 7 while an empty one on the right passes by with rain building up in the distance.
A loaded ore train snakes through a S curve in the late afternoon between Loop 6 & 7 with some thunder clouds building up in the back.
43088 leads a short train north approaching Loop 2 on the West Coast to cross a loaded ore train heading south to Saldanha.
An empty ore train appears through a cut as it crosses the Kromrivier in the Northern Cape between Loop 6 and 7.
A Metro train running from Cape Town to Wellington drops down the grade as it approaches Muldersvlei late in the afternoon.