Melbourne - Ballarat Line

Photos from around Ballarat.

Deer Park

July 20, 2019

Boral Deer Park

May 7, 2019

Caroline Springs

November 16, 2019

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.


January 4, 2020


November 27, 2019
A new station being built in 2019 between Rockbank and Melton stations


November 27, 2019


August 22, 2018

Parwan Loop is located between Rockbank and Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh

January 4, 2020


January 4, 2020

Rowsley Loop

November 27, 2018

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

Bank Box Loop

May 7, 2019


November 9, 2019

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

Millbrook Loop

November 9, 2019
A new crossing loop being built in 2019 on the south track of the Bungaree Deviation, allowing the closure of the north track on the 'old' route via Wallace and Bungaree


July 18, 2018


July 18, 2018

Ballarat East

November 27, 2018

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

Ballarat Station

September 21, 2019

Ballarat Workshops

November 27, 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.


September 21, 2019
A new station under construction in 2008, and opened in 2009.