Free trains

Updated 5 September 2010

Free passenger trains on 5 September 2010 during the closure of the Newmarket Viaduct

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Updated 15 August 2010

The Dargaville rail yards

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Rugby Special Trains

Updated 10 July 2010

Special train services for the All Blacks vs Springboks rugby game, a trial for the Rugby World Cup the following year

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Onehunga Before Reopening

Updated 10 July 2010

The Onehunga Branch shortly before its reopening

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Mission Bush

Updated 2 July 2010

Train 348 arriving at Mission Bush

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Sunday Trains to Henderson

Updated 20 June 2010

The beginning of Sunday trains to Henderson. We also visit the new Avondale station

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New Grafton Station and Out West

Updated 13 April 2010

The new Grafton station and other Western Line stations

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Kiwi Festival Week Excursion

Updated 6 March 2010

Ja 1275 at Papakura on a Kiwi Festival Week excursion to Tauranga

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Western Line, Later On

Updated 6 March 2010

We revisit some stations on the Western Line and look at the old temporary track through New Lynn

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Newmarket Station Upgrade

Updated 25 January 2010

A small handful of photos of the Newmarket station upgrade project

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Goldfields Railway

Updated 16 January 2010

Chasing the Goldfiels Railway train through Waihi

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New Lynn Trench Progress

Updated 5 January 2010

Looking at progress of the New Lynn trench project

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Helensville and the Santa Parade

Updated 29 November 2009

Special trains for the 2009 Farmers Santa Parade

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Papakura 2009

Updated 24 November 2009

Rail action at Papakura in 2009

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Otahuhu Freight

Updated 21 November 2009

Freight trains exiting Westfield yards at Otahuhu

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Glenbrook Vintage Railway

Updated 24 October 2009

Scenes from a visit to Glenbrook Vintage Railway

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Updated 7 October 2009

We take a short trip to Manurewa station

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Opaheke Road

Updated 2 October 2009

Two freight trains and an ADL at the Opaheke Road level crossing near Papakura

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Papakura, Takanini

Updated 1 October 2009

Suburban passenger trains between Papakura and Takanini

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Boundary Road

Updated 16 September 2009

We head to Boundary Road in Papakura to check out freight and passenger trains at the south end of the suburb

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DXR 8022

Updated 13 September 2009

Our first sighting of DXR 8022 at Papakura station in 2009

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