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[quote=RTT_Rules][quote]Taragoola trains are no more. Monto branch cut out completely by straight railing the Moura Short Line at Graham, but the Graham signals still operate. I never got onto a Tarag ...

Taragoola trains are no more. Monto branch cut out completely by straight railing the Moura Short Line at Graham, but the Graham signals still operate. I never got onto a Taragoola train, Im told it w ...

Posted 04 May 2021 18:22 in Queensland by Expost

And in one photo, its mentioned about the elevated formation east of Duaringa. During the 2011 floods, this entire elevated formation went several metres underwater. The flooding extended approx 11km, ...

Posted 04 May 2021 17:30 in Queensland by Expost

Duaringa station, the actual station building, was demolished in approx 2010.

Posted 04 May 2021 17:28 in Queensland by Expost

The "unusual" empty Aurizon coalie heading south from Blackwater (onto the old Leylham branch, now only to Koorilgah (Cook Collery)) will be a cancelled, for whatever reason, train returning from furt ...

And the people of Rocky are not going to tolerate coal trains running down the centre of Denison St.

[url=https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=VMRaKqgsOXs]Australia: Trains on Rockhampton's Denison Stree ...

Definately PN, Linfox/Aurizon dont run triple packs.

[quote=Sulla1]The North Coast Line was always planned to move the coal north to Dalrymple Bay with a balloon loop and loadout between Ogmore and St Lawrence. The issue with the Bruce Highway was its l ...

Rerouting highways around minesites has been done numerous times in the past. I can think of at least 3 examples in the Bowen Basin. One even involved the closure of a branch line.

There is more t ...

Yet our government is happy to fritter away god only knows how many millions, potentially over the billion dollars, on a 3 week sports fest in 2032.

Just wondering how long it took to finally build to Kippa Ring????????????

Posted 08 Mar 2021 16:54 in Queensland by Expost

[quote=Graham4405][quote]No sign of either of them at Calle diesel shed, unless they are parked around the back. So they might have gone down to Brissy. Seems strange that they were not just attached ...

Posted 07 Mar 2021 15:44 in Queensland by Expost

No sign of either of them at Calle diesel shed, unless they are parked around the back. So they might have gone down to Brissy. Seems strange that they were not just attached to a freighter, instead o ...

As per my response in the 1720 thread. I spotted 1771 and 1774 heading south under tow at Epala this morning.

Posted 07 Mar 2021 10:07 in Queensland by Expost

Spotted KSR 1771 and 1774 under tow, heading south between Rocklands and Mt Larcom this morning. Presumably heading for service at Callemondah diesel shed. See if I can grab a pic later. Presumably ma ...

[quote=The Vinelander][quote]It would be a big fat NO from me. The state is broke enough as it is. Facilities from 1982 are likely to be well past their use by date for "Olympic standard" and would ha ...

It would be a big fat NO from me. The state is broke enough as it is. Facilities from 1982 are likely to be well past their use by date for "Olympic standard" and would have to be renewed. I doubt tha ...

Posted 25 Feb 2021 08:27 in Queensland by Expost

We still see them around Calle shops on occasion. Its been a while, but I am still qualified to drive them.

Agree with Bevans. We did the KSR in late August 2020 on the tail end of our trip to The Cape. Only 2 people per bench seat in the cars, bugger all people on the train itself, and Kuranda was more clo ...

Looks like Styx River. Up to Dally Bay would be easiest.

Posted 09 Dec 2020 10:35 in Queensland by Expost

However, if you would like to do some light reading.

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Posted 09 Dec 2020 10:33 in Queensland by Expost

I asked almost this exact same question prior to me starting in the job. I sought out books, any training guides, anything to help me get a step up. I wasnt successful in my search. The reality is, ha ...

[quote=KeyFlatRail][quote][quote][quote][quote]Loved my trip on the Queenslander Train earlier this year from Prosepine to Brisbane. Took the family on a rail bed. The service was excellent as was ...

Posted 28 Oct 2020 00:29 in Queensland by Expost

[quote=Sulla1][quote][quote]Im not absolutely sure how much is private haul road, I would expect 100%, or very close to it. Certainly the road from the north comes down to the Dawson Hwy about 1km eas ...

Posted 26 Oct 2020 20:30 in Queensland by Expost

Im not absolutely sure how much is private haul road, I would expect 100%, or very close to it. Certainly the road from the north comes down to the Dawson Hwy about 1km east of the loadout, turns righ ...

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