After returning from Box Flat, BB18 1/4 1079 waits patiently next to the Bundamba Race Course, waiting for a clear road to head back out onto the main line to Brisbane.
With the wind taking most of the suns warmth away, this photographer saught shelter from the wind, as EMU70 trails a sister unit at Ebbw Vale, only a few stations away from its terminus, Ipswich.
A crew member looks to ensure nothing is coming on the down before conducting a few checks on QR RailMotor 1901 at Grandchester.
QR RailMotor 1901 slows for a stop at the historic Grandchester with #N600 so the crew can perform some checks on its trial run to Gatton. This is RM 1901's first mainline run in many years.
On a trial run to Gatton, QR RailMotor 1901 powers through Laidley on the South-West Line with #N600. The damage to the platform caused by some derailed Ballast Wagons that were dragged several k... (more)
Still shiny after being repainted while in overhaul, EMU 48 trains a Caboolture bound service out of Redbank. Note the overhaul didn't last long for the destination board...
The Historic Station Building/Water Tank at Grandchester on the Western Line forms an excellent back drop as 2308/2364 passes with empty Coal Train #9D58. The first section of QR Line ran from Ip... (more)
The drought is gradually drying the landscape West of Brisbane where 2306/2388 lead loaded Coal Train #9855 to the Port of Brisbane at Lane Rd near Calvert on the Western Line.
SMU233 slows for a station stop at Karrabin on the Ipswich - Rosewood shuttle on a cool winters afternoon.
Coal Train #9811 lead by QR 2388/2338 is photographed here from an overpass at Yarramalow on the Ebenezer Branch. This train will soon make a brief stop to swap the 'section staff' with Coal Trai... (more)
QR 2364/2308 ease down the grade at Yarrowlea where Coal Train #9E12 will branch away from the South-Western Mainline to the mine at Ebenezer.
Queensland Rail CityTrain EMU57 makes up the Ipswich - Rosewood shuttle service on Easter Monday, 2006. It is seen here ready to make a station stop at Thagoona.
QR National locomotives 2388 and 2338 lead an Ebenezer to Fishermans Island coal service. The train is seen here running along the staff section track away from the colliery, towards the main West... (more)
QR National locomotives 2388 and 2338 lead an Ebenezer to Fishermans Island coal service. The train is seen here being loaded by front-end loaders at the Ebenezer coal loading facility.
Fuel Train #6694 lead by QR 2172F & 2116D passes through Thagoona on the Western Line after commencing from the Shell Oil Refinery at Pinkenba