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Posted 22 Oct 2020 07:09 in Victoria by Bonzel

Spot on Hbedriver been thinking same , the Sealake and Nullawill grains ran via Bendigo for years till the floods.

Posted 16 Oct 2020 13:25 in Victoria by Bonzel

The capacity is low because the Andrews government stuffed the standardisation project and won't put the money up to fix the mess they created.
And it was Kennett who pulled the pas ...

Posted 09 Oct 2020 22:07 in Victoria by Bonzel

Has anyone checked the Grades and Curves book or checked it out on the ground from Ararat to Maryborough and explain how to get 80kph running with out major earthworks.

Posted 01 Oct 2020 16:46 in Victoria by Bonzel

7901V and 7904V crossing at Maryborough.


Posted 29 Sep 2020 20:55 in Victoria by Bonzel

Speaking about PN, they ran two rakes last week on BG but are yet to send one out this week. SSR BG loaded at Sea Lake and Nullawil on Sunday/Monday.
Rail companies only move the ...

Posted 04 Sep 2020 14:36 in Victoria by Bonzel

About 8 to 10 off at Donald rest for Merbien.

Posted 19 Aug 2020 07:35 in Victoria by Bonzel

PN and other operators only run trains when the grain companies have orders to fill.

Why is this crap in a rail group forum ? Take it else where.

Posted 24 Jul 2020 17:32 in Victoria by Bonzel

That`s the part i was referring to think it went up near Ouyen to repair a section of the line after a big derailment in the BG days .

Posted 24 Jul 2020 10:16 in Victoria by Bonzel

Where did the second hand rail from Castlemaine line get used Walsh wouldn`t have a clue. The project is a basket case and needs to be fixed ASAP  eg Ararat Junction , full use of whats left of Marybo ...

Posted 16 Jul 2020 10:06 in Victoria by Bonzel

[quote=NSWGR8022]My limited understanding of Mildura freight is it consists mainly of wine and fresh fruit and grain in containers firstly is this correct and secondly where does the loading end up?[/ ...

Posted 15 Jul 2020 15:12 in Victoria by Bonzel

[quote=bevans][quote]Fruitee is at or that close to its max permissible length of 1200 mtr , some Donald loading is being attached to 7902V and off 7901V. And the overflow from Donald run as a separat ...

Posted 15 Jul 2020 13:59 in Victoria by Bonzel

[quote=bevans][quote]Both 7901V and 7902V ran yesterday. I saw them both. G523, XR559, BL31 on 7901, G523, BL31, XR559 on 7902.[/quote]

Thanks Lachlan. I will let [url=/user/585][b]@GheringhapLoop[/ ...

Yes still used on interstate superfrieghters , QUBE use same length type on the paper trains and some were running on the fruitee about this time last year .


Agreed short term  BG fix only.

And how much money will that all cost? The BG line would have to be slewed onto one of the old alignments as the single line now runs up the centre or to one side or the other on curves , Kangaroo Fla ...

Posted 20 Jun 2020 12:56 in Victoria by Bonzel

[quote=BigShunter]Nice work Graeme, looks a bit on the blustery side, originating from Underbool, the grain has had a bit of cooks tour of Western Vic, someone with a better memory than will know, how ...

Posted 20 Jun 2020 10:54 in Victoria by Bonzel

[url=]After loading at Underbool 8171-BL27-8133 have just departed Maroona at 14.43 to tip at Portland. ...

Posted 11 Jun 2020 12:22 in Victoria by Bonzel

Is it time PN/Victrack invested in a fuel point at Maryborough?
There is one at Maryborough trouble is it BG and hasn`t been used for 5 years may be more.

Posted 06 Jun 2020 22:50 in Victoria by Bonzel

The low frequency of the Deni train have anything to do with drought and no rice to transport
Richard stroker
Defintley so.

[quote=bevans][quote][quote]Sadly this country and this state in particular lags behind other developed nations. [/quote]Although when it comes to whingeing well ahead of the pack, including the Poms ...

Posted 25 May 2020 09:10 in Victoria by Bonzel

[quote=cbinyon]Maryborough has a working No 3 road that's operational and No 2 is there but unsure if operational yet. There just hasn't been the volume of trains yet to truly test the limited capacit ...

Posted 25 May 2020 07:15 in Victoria by Bonzel

Thanks , am aware that its been manually operated for over 12 months now delaying train running as you say. Some one needs to give someone a big kick in the butt and a least get get this finished and  ...

Posted 24 May 2020 14:38 in Victoria by Bonzel

Any idea on when Ararat Junction is going to be finally finished ?

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