After pondering how to spend our next few hours with a bit of down time between the trains we had planned to photograph, 1WB3 steel train from Port Kembla to Brisbane surprised us with a nice 5 lo... (more)
For what is normally worked by a single NR locomotive, 1MP2 steel train from Melbourne to Perth has an unusually pleasant combination of NR84, AN6, 8121 & NR98 up front as they pass through Bellev... (more)
Pacific National's 6SP5 service from Sydney is in it's final 30 minutes of the transcontinental journey across Australia as it drifts downgrade through the Swan Valley region of Perth.
The ruling grades in the Adelaide hills requires most Pacific National intermodal train to pick up a banker from the run between Tailem Bend and Adelaide. Here NR52, NR61 & BL30 work 6MP5 up Calli... (more)
The Spencer Junction-bound 7PX4 steel train emerges out of a cutting near Tammin in the Western Australian wheatbelt with locos NR37 & NR104 leading and MRL002 & 8121 dead hauled for transfer east... (more)
Pacific National use their steel train services to transfer locomotives between Perth and Adelaide normally as seen at Avon Yard, Northam on 7PX4. NR37 & NR104 haul the dead MRL002 & 8121 on the P... (more)
NR24 works the empty zinc ore hoppers ex Port Pirie up Huddleston bank near Crystal Brook en route to Broken Hill.
The only of it's kind painted in the mark II Indian Pacific livery, NR18 leads NR64 on 6SP5 PN intermodal from Sydney to Perth as they reach the final stages of their long cross-country journey at... (more)
Normally hauled by a single NR class loco, it was nice for a change to see 7PX4 steel train hauled by NR73, NR88 & AN1 as they round the curve at Meenaar.
NR18&XRB5562&NR42 speeding through Swan View with 5MP5 Melbourne-Perth freighter.
NR27 powering through Guildford with 5AP8 Indian Pacific on a rainy day.
NR92&NR97 departing Parkeston with 6PS7 express service to Sydney.
NR104 & NR56 combine to haul MRL's 3032 loaded iron ore from Mt Walton to Kwinana seen racing through suburban Jandakot.
NR107, DL41 & NR16 roll out of West Kalgoorlie yard with 6PM7 express PN intermodal to Melbourne.
On a crisp winters afternoon NR2 & NR73 with 7PM5 intermodal pass through the scenic Swan Valley in Perth's outskirts.