The exciting development of the Yarra Glen station and yard continues apace, but it’s not a matter of just clearing the ground, laying ballast, sleepers and rails and start running trains.
Over the past 12 months, the YVR Management Team has been working hard with Level Crossing Removal Project to provide surplus materials to all of the Broad Gauge Tourist and Heritage Railway (T&H) groups from the level crossing removal project at Balcombe Road, Mentone.
A Brother or is it a Sister for the "Blue" tipper?
The YVR Marketing Team has been working hard to bring more information to passengers and visitors to Healesville Station.
Restoration works on 55RM are well underway - Can you help get 55RM back on Track?
Track construction for Destination Yarra Glen has begun!
On the 23/11/19 our President Brett Whelan hosted seven Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) delegates from seven countries for a tour and ride on the heritage Walker Railmotor 22RM.
Healesville Water Crane is being restored as part of the Water Tower Restoration Project.
Another milestone has been reached in the restoration of the heritage Water Tower at Healesville Station!
With a restoration project as large as the one being undertaken by the YVR, there are many small wins which go unnoticed compared to the larger project milestones. This Special Clickety Clack Blog article follows one of these small wins, which involved Volunteers from four organisations working together across multiple locations and over the course of several weeks.