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Weekend in the Bay

A few summer scenes from around Tauranga and Mt Maunganui

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DBR Debut

The first official outing of GVR's newly acquired DBR class locomotives

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Dora Gets Fire Suppressed

Fire suppressed locomotives are now required on the Northern Explorer

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DBRs to GVR

Delivering DBR 1254 and DBR 1295 to GVR

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40 Years of GVR

Marking the 40th anniversary of the Glenbrook Vintage Railway

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Chasing 126

Following train 126 on its journey north from Auckland

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Passchendaele Journey

A journey behind Ab 608 from Wellington to Trentham and return, to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

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Metroport to Kiwitahi

Following train MP7 from Papakura to Kiwitahi

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Otorohanga Steamfest

Otorohanga's Steamfest festival, with Ja 1275 as the main attraction

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Kimihia Branch lifting

The lifting of the Kimihia Branch from Huntly to a closed mine

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Rail in the 2017 Election

Coverage of rail policies across parties in the 2017 election

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TranzAlpine Journey

A winter run over the Midland Line

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NAL Work Train

Following a work train on the NAL from Kaipara Flats to Topuni

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Onehunga Branch

Trains on the Onehunga Branch one weekend

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Tangiwai Memorial Service

A special service to commemorate the actions of driver Charles Parker and fireman Lance Redman during the Tangiwai disaster, and the associated excursion trains

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NIMT Scenic Daylight

DA 1431 ventures up the NIMT from Paekakariki to Glenbrook

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Parnell Opens

Services stopping at the new Parnell station on its first day of operations

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Westfield Closes

Westfield Station's final days before its closure

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MAXX Shunts

Shunting in the Waikato with an ex-MAXX DC

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Farewell Ja 1250 and Welcome Turntable

The final running for Ja 1250 before it exits service for an overhaul, and the opening of the new turntable at Glenbrook

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Charters and Turntables

A few assorted shots from charters and turntable trials at the GVR

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Brief Look at Peak

A quick look at the first half hour of peak time at Wellington Station

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Otahuhu Interchange Opening

Opening day at the new Otahuhu Interchange

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Otahuhu Station Works

Progress on the new bus interchange at Otahuhu Station

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