Aa 564 leads a down passenger train into Werribee as an up goods, running tender first waits in No 2 road.
Of extra interest is that Aa 564 was the lead loco on the up Bendigo train that disastrously ran into the rear of an up Ballarat train at Sunshine in 1908 killing 44 people.

The Spirit of Progress on a publicity run to Geelong passes through Werribee.

Prior to electrification off peak Werribee services were provided by railmotors running between Newport and Werribee.
Here we see a 280 Walker in the yard whilst a down Geelong pass. with T 327 arrives at Werribee. Nov. 1977
Photo courtesy Peter J. Vincent

A down Geelong pass. arrives at Werribee whilst the Newport to Werribee DRC waits to redock. Circa 1980.
Photo courtesy Barry Cooper.

X 34 leads a Spencer Street to Geelong pass. through Werribee.
Oct 12 1981

T 376 arrives at Werribee on a Spencer St. to Geelong afternoon commuter train. In the mid 80's the track to Werribee
was electrified and a dock platform for terminating electrics was built. In the mid 90's a standard gauge track was built
to the left of the gang shed in the photo. The wooden cars are of course long gone. Oct. 12 1981

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