An X'trapolis set bound for Eltham clatters back onto the double track, after descending the 1 in 50 grade from Heidelberg. The short Rosanna - Heidelberg section is one of several single track bo... (more)
An X'trapolis EMU on a service from Epping to the city departs North Richmond station, the 'Up' end of which is on a bridge over Elizabeth Street. I was being a little cautious here, as the bloke ... (more)
A Hurstbridge bound X'Trapolis set rounds the curve behind Edendale Farm in Eltham North, on a cold but sunny Sunday afternoon.
An X'trapolis set rounds the curve into East Malvern with a service from Glen Waverley, as dark clouds loom in the distance.
Still carrying the livery of former operator Connex, a six-car X'Trapolis set passes the Diamond Creek home signal on a Hurstbridge - Flinders Street service. Most other sets still in the old live... (more)
On the first morning of Spring for 2009, a six-car X'Trapolis set arrives from the city into the outer-suburban terminus of Hurstbridge. The semaphore Home signal can be seen in the background.
In fantastic evening light with storm clouds looming in the distance, a Connex X'Trapolis set crosses the wooden trestle bridge at Eltham, on Melbourne's Hurstbridge line.
Clattering past the closed signal box and preserved hand-gates, a Connex X'trapolis set carrying the name 'Croydon West' is about to arrive at Clifton Hill, junction of the Hurstbridge and Epping ... (more)
This city-bound X'trapolis set has just crossed the Darebin Creek Viaduct and now climbs towards Alphington Station, passing through an ancient lava flow which can just be seen to either side of t... (more)
The Hurstbridge Line is home to many of Melbourne's large electrified viaducts, such as this double-track viaduct over the Darebin Creek. On a sunny Friday afternoon, a city-bound X'trap crosses t... (more)