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    Thread: The MVHR News
Post: Rattler Re-start update

Newsletter issued today, 17th July Mary Valley Rattler e-News Update Construction work is well and truly underway on the Mary Valley Rattler revitalisation project. We are progressing in so many are...
CNsylvester Preservation and Tourist Railways 1,552 554,975 17-Jul-2017, 10:55 PM
    Thread: Day in the life QR fireman 1956 ......
Post: RE: Day in the life QR fireman 1956 ......

(24-Feb-2017, 03:46 PM)Petan Wrote: Extract from a blog by Mr. George McHugh on the Wamuran Community page http://www.wamurancommunity.com.au/?pg=2&sub=42 Good Pick up Petan! He's just written...
CNsylvester Railway Archaeology 259 90,135 07-Mar-2017, 10:43 PM
    Thread: The MVHR News
Post: RE: The MVHR News

20 February 2017 https://www.gympietimes.com.au/news/opin...k/3145851/ IT LOOKS like there may be some light at the end of the dark tunnel after all for our Mary Valley Rattler. It has been lying in...
CNsylvester Preservation and Tourist Railways 1,552 554,975 20-Feb-2017, 06:56 PM
    Thread: Last 7A90
Post: RE: Last 7A90

(19-Dec-2016, 05:32 PM)1761D Wrote: Re The Last Great Train ride, train 7M90/7A90/7M91/7C91 would anyone happen to have any details of the trains consists at all? This was the consists ex Almaden on...
CNsylvester Queensland 19 15,737 20-Dec-2016, 02:08 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with add...

(30-Oct-2016, 07:49 PM)Graham4405 Wrote: A friend reported seeing a locomotive on the back of a truck eastbound on the Warrego Hwy through Dalby during the past week. Anyone know what it might have ...
CNsylvester Queensland 7,231 2,637,288 30-Oct-2016, 08:23 PM
    Thread: Kippa Ring Timetable Complaints.
Post: RE: Kippa Ring Timetable Complaints.

(07-Oct-2016, 08:15 AM)D17 No.122 Wrote: None of this worries us Wynnum boys anyway. After years of hopping on at Bald Hills / Petrie hoping for a seat on the train, I've had a week of 'seats-a-ple...
CNsylvester Queensland 3 6,003 08-Oct-2016, 03:08 PM
    Thread: Kippa Ring Timetable Complaints.
Post: RE: Kippa Ring Timetable Complaints.

Thats Nice, I'm very happy going express Northgate to Bowen Hills (stopping at Eagle Jct) after years of stopping at Toombul and never getting on or off.
CNsylvester Queensland 3 6,003 06-Oct-2016, 06:55 PM
    Thread: Clarendon Station photo query
Post: RE: Clarendon Station photo query

(03-Oct-2016, 08:41 PM)BorallonRailMotor Wrote: 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 Bon...
CNsylvester Queensland 3 6,851 03-Oct-2016, 09:42 PM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

(03-Oct-2016, 01:03 PM)Graham4405 Wrote: (03-Oct-2016, 12:21 PM)CNsylvester Wrote: Some photos from todays community open day: Photos shows the first train of dignitaries and special guests: Pho...
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 03-Oct-2016, 02:04 PM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

Some photos from todays community open day: Photos shows the first train of dignitaries and special guests: Photos of the train were taken from Platform 1 of Kallangur Station of the first train ret...
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 03-Oct-2016, 12:21 PM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

Just in case anyone has been residing under a rock lately, "The Railway Is Comin' To Town!" The Redcliffe Peninsula Railway Line has a soft opening on Monday 3rd October (Public Holiday) with revenue...
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 29-Sep-2016, 11:13 AM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

16 September 2016 Share Path opened to public 17 September 2016 I rode the length of the shared pathway Route: I rode from my place to Kallangur station via the suburban streets, then joined the pat...
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 18-Sep-2016, 08:44 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with add...

(30-Jul-2016, 10:50 PM)Graham4405 Wrote: (30-Jul-2016, 06:08 PM)Scott Wrote: 08:10 Steam Locomotive LE sthbound @ Nobby That would be C17 974 en route to Warwick, on loan to SDSR until either C17...
CNsylvester Queensland 7,231 2,637,288 11-Aug-2016, 10:53 PM
    Thread: 10kg train shrapnel flies through pedestrian crossing
Post: RE: 10kg train shrapnel flies through pedestrian c...

(30-Jul-2016, 10:51 PM)Graham4405 Wrote: I meant to add that the Channel 7 News footage showed PN003 at the platform, so I assume it is the offender. Correct!
CNsylvester Queensland 2 6,288 02-Aug-2016, 10:52 PM
    Thread: DERAILED COAL WAGONS
Post: RE: DERAILED COAL WAGONS

(13-May-2016, 03:55 PM)Maxn99 Wrote: How long have the 7 derailed coal wagons been along the western line near the Pirrinuan - Apunyal Road and what caused the derailment? :s December 2015, happene...
CNsylvester Queensland 1 3,159 18-May-2016, 07:28 PM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

23 April 2016 A 12 car SMU/IMU unit travelled south across the MBRL over the top of the Bruce Hwy at approx 9am on the Up track.  On the down track, an EMU (unsure how many cars, couldn't see due to ...
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 23-Apr-2016, 10:40 AM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with add...

12 April 07:20 hrs.  Bray Park north bound, one diesel loco only off the CTT (closest thing ive seen to a 1200 LE movement in a long time.
CNsylvester Queensland 7,231 2,637,288 12-Apr-2016, 07:29 AM
    Thread: Petrie to Redcliffe
Post: RE: Petrie to Redcliffe

9 April 2016 Track machine on the branch at Bray's Rd overpass. Anyone coming down / across to travel on the bike path Petrie to Kippa-Ring in the near future?
CNsylvester Queensland 99 64,242 11-Apr-2016, 06:42 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with add...

4/4/16 2199 + 1730 roaring through Bald Hills at approx 7am with a south bound loaded cattle train.  Rare for peak hour (must have been due to the weekend closure).
CNsylvester Queensland 7,231 2,637,288 04-Apr-2016, 06:17 PM
    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
Post: RE: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with add...

(30-Mar-2016, 06:08 PM)Coyote Wrote: I think you will find that is the Rail Grinder. [Image: http://gallery.wheelsonsteel.com.au/main...alNumber=1] [Image: http://gallery.wheelsonsteel.com.au/main...
CNsylvester Queensland 7,231 2,637,288 03-Apr-2016, 01:24 PM