Victorian Goldfields Railway
Victorian Goldfields Railway

2000

22nd
January
2000
Central Highlands Tourist Railway - VGR gang works with C.H.T.R. on turnout at up end of Bullarto Station Yard.
 

27th
January
2000
VGR representatives meet with Bob Cameron, MP Bendigo West re (i) Trains to Paddle Wheelers Project and (ii) the $700,000 State Election promise for Muckleford - Castlemaine restoration which required a matching funding from Commonwealth Government commitment. Agrrement to support application for $100,000 project for Castlemaine Station Yard.
 

8th
March
2000
VGR representatives travel to Echuca for launch of Trains to Paddle Wheelers report.
 

8th & 9th
April
2000
Friends of Thomas the Tank Engine Weekend, 5 trains each day, with K&T, J&T or double steam loco each trip on both days. 2,370 passengers for weekend.
BL#74 p6

May
2000
VGR track gang undertakes work at ALSTOM Ballarat Railway Workshops.
BL#74 p11

1st
July
2000
CMRPS 2000 AGM held at Maldon Hotel.