Infrastrcuture Vehicles


Built as a tamping machine for operation in Queensland. Rebuilt and sold to DVR in 1999 and used as a track sleeper replacing machine.

Type Track sleeper-replacer machine
Builder Fairmont Tamper, Queensland
Year 19??

Originally built as gang motor, BC 9, by Tas. Government Railways at Launceston in 1940s and fitted with a Buda 2 cyl. Engine. Rebuilt with a Wisconsin 2 cyl. engine in 1960s by T.G.R. as WG 9 and used for the transport of men and materials on the State’s rail network. Withdrawn in c.1980 and sold to D. Lidster and returned to service. Donated to DVR in 1990 and used for the cartage of workers along the DV line.

Type Gang motor
Builder Tasmanian Government Railways
Year Circa 1960