The Way It Was - Volume 8 (DVD)
Volume 8 begins at Cabanda on the ARHS QLD railway in 1996 with 2000 &1800 class railmotors and General Electric 1179 Then there’s scenes at Nandroya on the Blackall Range, scene of a spectacular derailment.
Walkers EDI workshops are featured before we tour the Capricorn region with scenes at Moura, Theodore, Mt Morgan, Rockhampton, Port. Alma, Bajool,Yeppoon and numerous locations along the way.
There’s scenes at Townsville, Stuart and Beerburrum before the Sunlander crosses the Burdekin river Bridge.
More scenes at Mungar, then the XPT at Cougal
At Ormeau we see the duplication work and an ICE set takes a train to Robina and back.
There’s cattle trains, Nickel trains, passenger trains and the expo monorail.
A PN train crosses 2193F at Storth and we take a trip aboard the Spirit of the Tropics to Proserpine, with scenes from both inside the train and up front.
A10 no.5 takes a tour to the Port of Brisbane plus we see other trains on the branch.
1503 takes a trip on the Wallangarra Branch followed by steam action at Park Rd and Gloucester street.
Filled with Numerous classes of rail motors, locomotives and closed lines, this compilation continues with more steam at Ipswich, Rosewood, the Brisbane Valley branch, and coal trains on the Marburg branch.
Packed historic footage and informative commentary, the DVD comes with multiple audio choices and quick scene navigation.