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Posted by: Maxn99 - 10-Dec-2017, 05:16 PM - Forum: Queensland - No Replies

Saturday 9.12.2017
Oakey Railway Station was officially opened as a Visitor Information Centre to be known as ' 4401 Info'.

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  Windmill blades through Nth QLD
Posted by: Petan - 11-Oct-2017, 02:13 PM - Forum: General - No Replies

Perhaps for those who enjoy transport challenges;
Windmill blades through Nth QLD


You might appreciate this. https://vimeo.com/236974684

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  Sightings from Perth
Posted by: Lsrailfan - 30-Jun-2017, 01:01 PM - Forum: Western Australia - No Replies

Hello all, I have recently come back from a Holiday in Perth, and I managed to grab a few sightings whilst I was over there,(not many sightings) they are as follows
NR62 is in the process of refuelling at Cook, which is situated on the Nullarbour Plains
A Tamper track machine is about to enter the sidings at Midland, I have no idea where this has come from
Watco Australia's HL203 arrives at Midland, with a rake of what looks to be Grain Wagons, this will get propelled into the sidings where the Track Machine came from
The Prospector arrives at Midland from Kalgoorlie, this service runs twice a day in each direction.
CBH Locos 002/010 combine to haul a Grain Train through Midland,
At Woodbridge, CBH Locos 0014/017 combine to haul an outbound Grain Train
Kind Regards

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  Health & mental status!
Posted by: Alan Parker - 14-Jun-2017, 05:30 PM - Forum: Queensland - No Replies

Hello again to y,all.I`m glad to report that I`m still alive and I hope you all are too.--Lander cars are frequently going N & S past here due to a shortage of Tilts.I don`t know why.  Cheers.

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  NZ Trip 2017
Posted by: Graham4405 - 24-Feb-2017, 07:39 PM - Forum: International Railways - Replies (2)

I'm in NZ at present. Our tour includes some rail components. Wednesday we rode the Glenbrook Vintage Railway. Our train was very ably pulled by Ww 644. A very impressive volunteer outfit.

Today, Friday 24/02/2017, sighted:
9233 + 9020 on a southbound mixed freight at Taihape.
Several Wellington suburban units.

In Auckand, saw 3 unidentified derelict steam locomotives.

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  Who Is Wayne Robeck?
Posted by: Maxn99 - 23-Feb-2017, 03:02 PM - Forum: Queensland - Replies (2)

Thursday 23rd February, 2017
Empty coalie through Oakey at 11.05am Confused  2350D (with Wayne Robeck above it) & 2388D

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  "Silverwater" stop/siding on the Brisbane Valley Line.
Posted by: BorallonRailMotor - 03-Feb-2017, 08:13 PM - Forum: Queensland - Replies (3)

Hi all,

I am curious. I thought I knew all of the former stations/stops & even their former names...but upon visiting the Heritage House Museum at Yarraman yesterday, I came across a reference to, "Silverwater", which apparently was a wayward stop/siding north of Mt Hallen...can anybody provide me with any information with regards to this stop, as it's got intrigued! I believe, "Silverwater", was the name of the private property that the siding was near...

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  Port of Brisbane open this weekend
Posted by: Petan - 06-Oct-2016, 08:17 PM - Forum: Queensland - No Replies

The Port of Brisbane (rail activity) is open to the public this weekend as part of Brisbane Open House. http://brisbaneopenhouse.com.au/2016-bui...ne-bld-210 and http://brisbaneopenhouse.com.au/2016-bui...al-bld-448 Archerfield Airport also on the list http://brisbaneopenhouse.com.au/2016-bui...rt-bld-271  

State Archives at Runcorn also open

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  Kippa Ring Timetable Complaints.
Posted by: D17 No.122 - 06-Oct-2016, 03:56 PM - Forum: Queensland - Replies (3)

ABC radio taking many calls complaining this morning about Petrie ( now Kippa Ring ) trains no longer stopping at Toombul ( Caboolture trains already express ). Most of these residents complaining lived from Petrie inwards who have shopped or worked at Toombul Shoppingtown for years and now have to get off at Northgate or Eagle Junc. and change trains for a 2 or 1 station journey.

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  Clarendon Station photo query
Posted by: BorallonRailMotor - 03-Oct-2016, 08:41 PM - Forum: Queensland - Replies (3)

Hi everyone, I was just wondering if anyone had any photos of old Clarendon Station from along the Brisbane Valley Railway Line at all? I've tried Bonzle & Trove, to no avail, but maybe I'm not putting the correct key words in to the search bar?

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