This years Great Train Race at Steamfest Maitland featured 2 contenders 3642 and 6029, caught here mid way at Thornton as they race toward Maitland up a slight rise, I was told Beyer-Garrett 6029 ... (more)
CRL-4911 and SSR-S317 stabled in the SSR compound at Lithgow await further work.
6011-6007-6008 working empties west to load power upgrade out of the first of 4 tunnels on the Ulan Line at Kerrabee.
Centennial Coal empties run down grade at Capertee station, worked by CEY006 "Fassifern" - CEY004 "Kandos" and CEY002 "Lithgow".
Aurizon GE C44ACi 5022 and a freshly repainted older C40ACi 5002 work empty coal wagons across the flats of Bylong valley as they head for Ulan area mines to load.
Aurizon 5024-5032 work loaded coal wagons across the flats of Denman as they head for Newcastle to unload.
NR91-AN2-NR105 lead a Brisbane bound inter modal out of the loop at Craven NSW after crossing 2 XPT passenger services.
3221-3215-6008 work a loaded grain train across the Liverpool Plains near Spring Ridge on it's way to unload at Newcastle.
1105-1104 stabled in the Dubbo yard on an empty containerised grain train, will wait out the week end before heading out to one of the silo's to load.
The return leg of the Orange shuttle to Molong is seen climbing the 1 in 40 grade just out of town, the return leg is being led by steam loco Garrett 6029 now with diesel loco C502 rolling along o... (more)
The diesel led leg of the Orange steam shuttle to Molong is seen just out of town, soon the steam return leg will be led by Garrett 6029 rolling along on the rear.
Empty grain train worked by 8139-8162-8184-8164 gives the gathered photographers something to shoot between steam shuttles as it is approaching Milthorpe.
Garrett 6029 built 1954 working steam shuttles from Orange and return working the first return trip from Blayney approaching Milthorpe.
Garrett 6029 built 1954 working steam shuttles from Orange and return working hard upgrade assisted by C502 just outside Blayney on the return trip to Orange.
Stabled in the station yard at Parkes awaiting further work loading grain wagons at the many silo's in the region, DL531's 48211-48203 in Graincorp livery and looking the worst for wear Pacific Na... (more)