A loaded Aurizon coal train crosses Black Creek on its journey to the port of Newcastle.
Rolling through the NSW country town of Gunnedah.
Crossing Turrabeile Creek on the outskirts of Boggabri.
5025-5008 work hard as they haul loaded coal hoppers east towards Newcastle climbing Minimbah Bank just east of Singleton NSW the whole train can be seen in this veiw.
.Passing the wheat silos at Willow Tree.
QR National 5023-5011 work empties westbound through Bylong loop to load at Wilpingjong mine.
Moolarben loader. Taken with permission.
Standing in the new loop at Wilpingjong QR National 5029-5027 probably not more than 6mnths old working loads east are passed by new Xstrata Rail XRN019-XRN018 with XRN004 itself only a year or so... (more)
In beautiful sunrise light a pair of QR National 5020 class lead an empty coal hopper train westbound over the Goulburn River bridge at Kerrabee as the sun peeks over the surrounding hills.
Near new 5025 in new QR National livery leads 6012 itself only months older in old QR National livery through the Bylong - Sandy Hollow Road crossing with an empty coal train at track speed.