Melbourne, Tasmania and Sydney
A Mainly normals holiday to visit family with a couple of ned privilages
08-09.01.2018 Getting there
Haulage List :- A7-BCS A7-APD
Haulage List :- N470 1158 1143
11.01.2018 Trip to Geelong and Bellarine railway
Haulage List :- 1130 X20 1125 1155
Haulage List :- N456 1142 (A66 viewed working out of Southern Cross about 16:10)
13.01.2018 Early bus to Melbourne airport to get to Hobart
Haulage List :- VH-YID
14.01.2018 Hobarts Brighton Hub
Poor Y Class still sat unused. The ridiculousness is, they're no allowed to operate now as full length side handrails need to be on!! H&S gone Barmy!
15.01.2018 Hobarts Brighton Hub
17.01.2018 Launcestons East Tamar Depot
Viewings on shed :- 2003 2004 2008 2051 2052 2053 2054 2111 2112 2113 2114 2115 2118 2100 2101 2121 2122 2128 2131 2133 2134 2137 2138 TR08 Not a lot of movement on shed from previous years
22.01.2018 Drop in East ~Tamar again TR02 was there also.
24.01.2018 Brighton Hub, nice to see a DQ on a train for a change
27.01.2018 Fly to Sydney and home :o(
Haulage List :- VH-YIE A7 A35 A7-APG A7-BDD (To note, Most sydney units are A "Warratah" sets Only 1 K set K84 was viewed on the way back to the airport. H and V sets still operate the longer distance trains. H sets are set to be displaced to local trains soon by new units. V sets assumingly will retire.