Melbourne - Ballarat Line

Photos from around Ballarat.

Deer Park

September 04, 2010

Boral Deer Park

March 21, 2018

Caroline Springs

March 25, 2017

Work on an access road to the station commenced in 2010, but the change of government that year resulted in the timeline for construction being placed under review.


August 22, 2018


March 21, 2018


August 22, 2018

Parwan Loop is located between Rockbank and Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh

June 17, 2018


June 17, 2018

Rowsley Loop

June 17, 2018

Rowsley Loop is a new crossing loop located between Bacchus Marsh and Bank Box Loop.

Bank Box Loop

August 08, 2009


August 19, 2018

Portland Flat Road

December 18, 2008
Under the Regional Fast Rail project the curve was realigned for faster speeds, with the old wooden bridge preserved, with the new concrete one built alongside


December 18, 2008

Bungaree Deviation

March 14, 2018
Photos of the Millbrook - Bungaree - Dunnstown deviation built as part of the Regional Fast Rail project


July 18, 2018


July 18, 2018

Ballarat East

July 18, 2018

Photos of the former station, signal box, interlocked gates, and locomotive depot

Ballarat Station

May 25, 2013

Ballarat Workshops

March 14, 2018
Located at the junction of the Mildura and Ararat bound lines, the workshops were opened by the Victorian Railways in 1917 and are now operated by United Group Rail

Ballarat North

October 25, 2017

Photos from between Ballarat station and the workshops

Joe White Maltings was a silo complex located on Gregory Street, Lake Wendouree. A number of rail sidings were located at the rear.


July 18, 2018
A new station under construction in 2008, and opened in 2009.