After enjoying lunch at the station restaurant we are ready to depart again to Hartenbos on board the 3 Wickham Inspection Trolleys (named Tom, Dick and Harry) of the Diaz Express.
A clean looking 35494 leads a short train from George to Voorbaai, passing the Diaz Express parked in the loop at Groot Brakrivier station while we enjoyed lunch at the station restaurant.
Double traction class 24 Line Oudtshoorn-Klipplaa
Class 24 3622 heads the 06.55 George - Knysna goods. This popular railway was designated as a Heritage Museum Line in 1991, but catastrophic flooding in 2006 and 2007 put paid to this, hopefully n... (more)
Scanned image (original on Kodachrome - camera used was a Voitlander Vitomatic) © Lindsay Bridge from The Lindsay Bridge Vintage South African Railways Collection and submitted here with permissi... (more)
34457 leads a Rovos train here north between Kandelaars and Oudtshoorn.
The Railway Society of Southern Africa's Tour Train - "Cape Midlander" - hauled by a double-headed combination of a class 24 and GMA/M garret. This is climbing the famous Outeniqua Moun... (more)
The Railway Society of Southern Africa's Tour Train - "Cape Midlander" - performs a runpast on the Oudtshoorn to Kliplaat line
Class GEA Garrat locomotive outside the Outeniqua Transport Museum in George with a Class 36 shunter loco in the back.
A Rovos train behind 2 class 34s passes through a very scenic part of the line between George and Voorbaai.
34902 approaches Outeniqua siding with Rovos behind having left George not to long ago, in the distance above the bridge is Georg airport.
A Rovos African Collage train trip behind 2 class 34s passes a neatly kept garden in Reebok in the Southern Cape heading to Cape Town.
Two class 34s pulling a Rovos train from George to Oudtshoorn have just gone over the summit and now negotiate the grade down to Camfer at the bottom of the mountain.
The Cape Town - Port Elizabeth Premier Classe luxury train running through some attractive scenery south of Oudsthoorn. Sadly, this service no longer operates
Two class 34s have just pulled into Oudtshoorn station from George with a Rovos train behind. The tourists will go visit an ostrich farm during the morning and the train would eventually depart ag... (more)