8243 leads 8128(PN)/8157/8227 with a loaded coal as they tackle the start of Minimbah bank, a 1:80 uphill grade for about 3 miles. Pity about the hazy day!
8252 leads 8168, 8142 and 8181(PN) on a light engine movement through Port Waratah yards. These locos will later be coupled to an empty rake of coal wagons, before heading out to one of the many H... (more)
A number of trainsets and light engines sit stabled in Port Waratah yards, awaiting their next turn of duty. On the far right, two brand new 92 Class locomotives for Pacific National can be seen b... (more)
Lead by an 82 in the old FreightCorp livery with an 82 and 81 behind, an empty coal train from Port Kembla heads north toward Sydney through the Scarborough township. The Pacific Ocean is visible ... (more)
Using one of the tracks normally used primarily by CityRail and intermodal freight services, a pair of 82s leads an empty coal train heading west on a sunny Saturday afternoon. Most coal traffic u... (more)
Pacific National's 8229 and 8128 lead an empty coal train into the loop at Dungog. The train is on its way to Stratford coal mine, near Gloucester. It is becoming increasingly common to see 81 cla... (more)
Empty coal train.
PN locomotives 8217 and 8238 haul empty coal wagons from the Port of Newcastle westbound to their mine for reloading. The train is seen here on the coal road passing Hexham station, in the Hunter ... (more)
8217/8238 leads an empty Coal Train toward the mine at Hexham on the Hunter Valley Line