While watching his goats a young boy looks on as the Transkaroo rolls past heading in to Cape Town.
E1666 leads a late running Premier Classe here through Oostersee station for the last bit of the trip to Cape Town.
The Voorbaai to Worcester freight train have stopped here at Albertinia station to make a pickup before continuing on.
A Rovos train behind two class 18Es in TFR red is climbing up a slight grade here as it approaches Kleinstraat en route to Cape Town.
Three class 35s lead the Phelophepa health train through some vineyards outside Bonnievale en route to Ashton.
An empty ore train runs through the barren landscape on the west coast north of Lamberts Bay back to Sishen.
35026 leads a holiday train outside Bonnievale through a S curve in the late afternoon with the Langeberge (long mountains) providing the backdrop.
A Premier Classe special that visited Spier for the day is running back to Cape Town here past the semaphore signal at Lynedoch station.
A very friendly driver hangs out the window to wave at us on this special move consisting of 3 6E1 locos, a 7E and a class 36 in the Prasa blue colour.
Two 18Es in Spoornet blue towing a dead class 36 shunting loco lead a mix freight up the climb out of Lions River towards Durban.
Atlantic Rail's class 16DA pulling a Metro set on a test run from Cape Town to Stellenbosch is seen here approaching just outside Stellenbosch.
It is just after sunset as a short load of military vehicles behind 18684 is seen here just after running through the tunnel 4 of the Hexton tunnels which is just over 13km in length with a passin... (more)
35009 approaches Karringmelk with a short freight seen here through a gap between the young black wattle trees.
The back end of an empty ore train passes by in the late afternoon with the head end already gone underneath the Bobbejaansberg (baboon mountain) on the right with 15055 at the back.
The sun is about to set over the Atlantic ocean as we are treated to one final train for the day. Here a loaded ore train heads down the coast to Saldanha with E9025 at the back.