Victorian Goldfields Railway
Victorian Goldfields Railway

1987

1987
Operating section extended to 1.6 km from Maldon
 

March
1987
Prime Minister Bob Hawke visits railway, presents cheque for Community Employment Program which ultimately advances track head to 4.4 km from Maldon.
 

Easter?
1987
CMR rolling stock in Castlemaine Yard (& several additional items transferred from Bendigo by Y138) assembled into one consist and propelled by Y138 from Castlemaine west yard to Maldon Junction and onto Maldon Line. F212 transferred rolling stock, several items at a time, from Winters Flat Bridge to either Maldon or Muckleford. A rake of vehicles stabled in No.2 road at Muckleford due to limited siding accommodation at Maldon.
 

1987
Operating section extended to 4.4 km from Maldon.
 

1987
Locomotive T333 purchased by CMRPS from PTC.
 

1987
Locomotive T333 transferred to Maldon by rail.