22 March 2017

PN Unit 55 - 82 class on coal

A quad set of 82 class on Unit train 55 parked in Lithgow Up Yard.


21 March 2017

Aurizon BM7

BM7 at Bargo on 22/2/17.  

A very clean LDP002 leading 6009 on BM7.

LDP002 in QR National livery.

A pair of ABLK containers on a CQBY.  The Caru box is ABLK 5603.

A former FUKU container, now marked for Aurizon as ATED 380989-7.  These are owned by Tradecorp and leased to Aurizon.  

A load of Orrcon Steel on a K&S KHS flatrack.

An interesting load on a K&S KT flatrack.

A K&S KTLU 401409 curtain sider,

An unusual visitor on the east coast is NTFS 40ft container 781.  

A favourite of mine, Rand Big Freeze reefer RBFU 466001-7.

Royal Wolf RVTU 941367-3.  Auscision are doing models of these containers.

An unusual pair of RWOR Royal Wolf containers.


20 March 2017


A record shot of S312 currently stored at Lithgow.  


19 March 2017

Jumbo Coil Wagons

Some interesting Jumbo Coil wagons from an MW2 service in Feb.

CQKY 1022 leased from CFCLA.

NCFF 21498 with fixed cradles on the end and a DMJU container in the middle.

NCFF 21805 with two fixed cradles and yellow highlights.

NQTY 21910 with two DMJU containers.  


18 March 2017

Qube Railset

Thank goodness it has been some wet and miserable this March, as I am still catching up from a very bright and sunny February.

Here is a Qube hauled ARTC railset job with 44202 and 872 leading through Aylmerton.  The lead wagon is a ballast plough.


16 March 2017

SCT Inline Fuel Tank

A few more photos for the modellers of the SCT east coast inline fuel tanker set-up.

The tanker is CXTU 116200 and is on a PQKY wagon.


15 March 2017

GL111 - Freightliner patch job

Scored double GLs on a port bound container job in mid-Feb.  GL111 was formerly in Freightliner livery and has been patched back into CF style livery.


13 March 2017

Tolls Shipping Side Door

Formerly an SCFU marked box, this side door is now TSSS 312206-7.


11 March 2017

Steel Wagons

A few different wagons and mods on NY3 from Feb.

RQFY 63 with a pair of half heights in the middle slot.  

RQRY 1105 with a lightly loaded RIC frame.

ROKX 2917 with a new side panel.

RKFX 51 with two new side panels.


08 March 2017

BM4 Containers

Some interesting containers on BM4 in Feb.

Triple NRs at Bargo.

Former Pilkinton box, now AMX 05 is a glass container coming in at 11'6 (3500mm) so needs to be transported in a well wagon.  The box infront is 9'6!

A very old FCL FCGU container.  It would be close to 20 years old,and the far end has recently been repaired.

RQJW 60019 wit a load of 20ft boxes.  The two Pedemonts are marked differently.

Another old box and an old curtain.  This Toll-SPD box, 633, is marked for Australian Paper.

A neat load on RQJW 21976.  A 40ft sealcell and a 21+ TSDR Toll Reefer.

Unit48, PVDU 480049-1.  In Europe these are Unit45s and are 45ft long.

Contianer ICOU 751779-7 has a roller door mounted into the side of the container.  

SCFU 875890-0 is an SCF Tank Contianers.  It looks like it was blue underneath.  

JTSU 016743-7.  I'm pretty sure these are moving powdered building materials between Melbourne and Brisbane, such as cement and lime.  

A true 40ft Toll reefer.  This one is TSHR 1302.