Class leader, 9001 leads 2 other 90 class on a Kooragang Island bound coal train through East Maitland, NSW.
Leased from CFCLA, CF4411, CF4412 & CF4404 work a Kooragang Island-bound loaded Pacific National coal train from the Ravensworth district of the Hunter Valley.
Normal operations during "Steamfest" sees loaded and empty coal trains running alongside the special train services, as fans seek the best vantage points on overhead bridges etc, a Glen... (more)
I finally made it to Maitland Steamfest in it's 30th year, in this shot we see GOODWIN ALCO diesel 4490 hauling steam loco 5917 towards Newcastle about to pass through East Maitland, with fans sta... (more)
I finally made it to Maitland Steamfest in it's 30th year, in this shot we see Beyer, Peacock and Co built 4-8-4+4-8-4 Garratt 6029 being towed by diesel GL106 towards Newcastle passing through E... (more)
The recently commenced Aurizon hauled grain service that operates out of Carrington, Newcastle is seen at East Maitland behind locomotives 3209 & 6007 having loaded the previous day at Moree.
With the sun slowly closing in on the horizon, a Freightliner container service to Narrabri rumbles through East Maitland with Freightliner liveried GL112 and GL111 sandwhiching CFCLA liveried HL2... (more)
Pacific National locomotives 9215/9210/9214 lead a loaded coal train slowly through East Maitland on a perfect Spring morning. The end of the train was still in a temporary speed restriction area.
LDPs 004/005 power their freight train around the sweeping right hander into East Maitland station heading for Sydney and Melbourne.
XP2017 trails the northbound Sydney - Casino XPT through East Maitland on a perfect Spring day.
NR66/114/77 lead their 1500m superfreighter under Pintacree Road at East Maitland.
On a gorgeous Spring afternoon, Hunter set 5 powers out of East Maitland with a shoulder peak service from Newcastle to Telarah, just west of Maitland.
Pacific National 9004 with a load of Hunter Valley coal slows to 40 kph for a local speed restriction at the new Pitnacree Rd bridge.