Another train of export logs heads north from Murupara for export through Mount Maunganui. The planted pine forest in the foreground contrasts with the native forest covering the distant Ikawhenua... (more)
Kiwirail freight 547, with containers and empty milk tanks, leaving the cutting beside the former Kai Iwi tunnel (portal visible at right) on the Marton-New Plymouth line.
A very grubby KiwiRail 5517 is the lead locomotive on the helper set about to take a train through the 8km Otira Tunnel. The locomotive is still in the old Tranz Rail colour scheme.