Two pairs of locomotives await assignments at Appleton Dock. The pair in the foreground were manufactured in the USA by National Railway Equipment....and the sound of the EMD prime movers idling ... (more)
N464 'City of Geelong' prepares to lead the morning Albury passenger service out of Southern Cross Station platform 1. Note the dual gauge track - the Albury line is standard gauge, while all othe... (more)
It's dawn at Southern Cross station, and 1951 built Hudsons R711 and R761 prepare to depart with 11 cars, bound for Ballarat via Geelong. At Ballarat the Rs will be swapped for a pair of K class 2... (more)
For the first time in 17 years, a historic electric train was permitted to run under its own power on the mainline in Melbourne. Steamrail Victoria (Elecrail division)'s preserved Tait set consist... (more)
A V/line VLocity set enters the train wash, seen from the Latrobe Street bridge - just to the north of Southern Cross Station.
1961 built EMD streamliner S313 is seen at Melbourne's Southern Cross Station, shortly before running a solo trip to Seymour for her 60th birthday. This was Steamrail Victoria's first trip since b... (more)
1961 built EMD streamliner S313 is seen at Melbourne's Southern Cross Station, shortly before running a solo trip to Seymour for her 60th birthday. Hood unit T356 had led the train in from Newport... (more)
A six car VLocity set approaches Flinders Street station, with an Up service from Traralgon.
A Comeng set on an 'Up' service from Frankston clatters over the Route 67 tram line on Glen Huntly Road, adjacent to Glenhuntly station. This is one of three remaining locations where Melbourne's ... (more)
An X'trapolis set heads for Hurstbridge, shortly after departing Eltham.
An X'trapolis set arrives at Victoria Park - traditional home of the Collingwood Football Club - with an afternoon service to Flinders Street.
An X'trapolis heads for the city near the Allendale Rd level crossing, between Diamond Creek and Eltham. While the state of Victoria gets its second wave of Covid-19 under control, I am only allow... (more)
An X'trapolis set runs a late afternoon service to Hurstbridge, as a passing dog wonders what on earth I'm doing.
An X'trapolis set runs through the rural scenery between Diamond Creek and Eltham, on Melbourne's Hurstbridge suburban line.