Te Kuiti Muster and Vintage Harvest Festival

A busy day for GVR as the Te Kuti Muster excursion, the Vintage Harvest Festival and a charter all fall on the same day

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With the Grand Pacific Tours charter waiting at Glenbrook station, DBR 1295 arrives with the Te Kuiti Muster excursion and stops before the KiwiRail siding

30 March 2019

With the Grand Pacific Tours charter waiting at Glenbrook station, DBR 1295 arrives with the Te Kuiti Muster excursion and stops before the KiwiRail siding

DBR 1295 heads away from the now-stabled carriages. The excursion will be hauled by a KiwiRail locomotive from here

30 March 2019

DBR 1295 heads away from the now-stabled carriages. The excursion will be hauled by a KiwiRail locomotive from here

DBR 1295 sits next to ELS 1028, the GVR's steam crane, to be displayed for the day

30 March 2019

DBR 1295 sits next to ELS 1028, the GVR's steam crane, to be displayed for the day

DL 9659 passes through Glenbrook with train 140R. The locomotive for the excursion is sitting at Mission Bush at this point waiting for 140R to clear the branch

30 March 2019

DL 9659 passes through Glenbrook with train 140R. The locomotive for the excursion is sitting at Mission Bush at this point waiting for 140R to clear the branch

DL 9659 shines as it passes through Glenbrook with train 140R

30 March 2019

DL 9659 shines as it passes through Glenbrook with train 140R

Passing the crowd of waiting passengers and excursion crew, DL 9659 heads to Mission Bush with train 140R

30 March 2019

Passing the crowd of waiting passengers and excursion crew, DL 9659 heads to Mission Bush with train 140R

DL 9659 passes DBR 1295 and the excursion at Glenbrook

30 March 2019

DL 9659 passes DBR 1295 and the excursion at Glenbrook

DBR 1295 sits in front of the steam crane at Glenbrook

30 March 2019

DBR 1295 sits in front of the steam crane at Glenbrook

While the excursion waits, DBR 1295 catches up with the steam crane

30 March 2019

While the excursion waits, DBR 1295 catches up with the steam crane

Once train 140R has arrived at Mission Bush, DFB 7077 arrives at Glenbrook to collect the excursion

30 March 2019

Once train 140R has arrived at Mission Bush, DFB 7077 arrives at Glenbrook to collect the excursion

DFB 7077 trundles towards the Paerata-end switchlock at Glenbrook

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 trundles towards the Paerata-end switchlock at Glenbrook

DFB 7077 waits for the switchlock to be changed before setting back

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 waits for the switchlock to be changed before setting back

With the switchlock now set, DFB 7077 sets back past the crowd

30 March 2019

With the switchlock now set, DFB 7077 sets back past the crowd

DFB 7077 passes the waiting passengers at Glenbrook

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 passes the waiting passengers at Glenbrook

Passengers get a close up look at DFB 7077 as it heads towards the excursion

30 March 2019

Passengers get a close up look at DFB 7077 as it heads towards the excursion

DFB 7077 sets back towards the excursion

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 sets back towards the excursion

With DFB 7077 now coupled onto the excursion, it waits to depart behind DBR 1295

30 March 2019

With DFB 7077 now coupled onto the excursion, it waits to depart behind DBR 1295

DFB 7077, firmly on GVR tracks, waits for clearance to set forward to load more passengers

30 March 2019

DFB 7077, firmly on GVR tracks, waits for clearance to set forward to load more passengers

DFB 7077 sits on the GVR waiting to set forward

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 sits on the GVR waiting to set forward

DFB 7077 brings the excursion forward into the KiwiRail exchange siding to load passengers

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 brings the excursion forward into the KiwiRail exchange siding to load passengers

DFB 7077 pulls into the KiwiRail exchange siding at Glenbrook

30 March 2019

DFB 7077 pulls into the KiwiRail exchange siding at Glenbrook

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