Rail incidents

Occurrence date Report name
27 Jul 2016 Collision between a road vehicle and V/Line passenger train at Pogue Road level crossing, Toolamba, Victoria on 27 July 2016
02 Oct 2015 Track worker struck by a passenger train at Laverton, Victoria
29 May 2015 Signals Passed at Danger by Train 1240 at Marshall (Geelong) Victoria on 29 May 2015
12 Apr 2015 Signals Passed at Danger by passenger train TD3050 at Upwey and Upper Ferntree Gully, Victoria
16 Feb 2015 Passenger train collision with maintenance equipment at Montgomery near Sale Victoria
19 Dec 2014 Collision between passenger train and truck at Woodvale, Victoria
22 Aug 2014 Collision between V/Line train 8280 and MTM train 6502 at Altona, Victoria
15 Jun 2014 Victorian Goldfields Railway derailment near Castlemaine (DOCX 6.7 MB)
15 Jun 2014 Victorian Goldfields Railway derailment near Castlemaine (PDF 3.2 MB)
22 Feb 2014 Fatality at Heyington Railway Station at Toorak, Victoria
12 Feb 2014 Level crossing collision between passenger train and semi-trailer near Lake Charm, Victoria
12 Feb 2014 Derailment of grain train 9130 at Emu, Victoria
04 Dec 2013 Derailment of freight train 9204V at Sims Street Junction West Melbourne
30 Oct 2013 Derailment of freight train 3XW4 at Newport, Victoria
25 Jul 2013 Derailment of a locomotive and wagon during main line shunting South Dynon Junction, West Melbourne, Victoria
05 Mar 2013 Derailment of grain train 9054 near Pyramid Hill Victoria
03 Jan 2013 Derailment of suburban passenger train TD3224 between Mooroolbark and Croydon (PDF 806.3 KB)
03 Jan 2013 Derailment of suburban passenger train TD3224 between Mooroolbark and Croydon (DOCX 2.0 MB)
03 Nov 2012 Level crossing collision at Abbotts Road, Dandenong South (PDF 3.0 MB)
03 Nov 2012 Level crossing collision at Abbotts Road, Dandenong (DOCX 8.4 MB)
21 Sep 2012 Near miss passenger train and track maintenance machine at Kilmore East (DOCX 1.0 MB)
21 Sep 2012 Near miss passenger train and track maintenance machine at Kilmore East (PDF 1.4 MB)
20 Aug 2012 Hi-rail safeworking irregularity at Kyneton (PDF 2.0 MB)
20 Aug 2012 Hi-rail safeworking irregularity at Kyneton (DOCX 2.6 MB)
26 Apr 2012 SPAD and safeworking incident of a VLine passenger train at South Kensington (PDF 1.2 MB)
26 Apr 2012 SPAD and safeworking incident of a VLine passenger train at South Kensington (DOCX 95.8 KB)
04 Mar 2012 Derailment of tourist and heritage train Victorian Goldfields Railway near Maldon (DOCX 19.3 MB)
04 Mar 2012 Derailment of tourist and heritage train Victorian Goldfields Railway near Maldon (PDF 2.0 MB)
23 Dec 2011 Signal passed at danger (SPAD) signal no 509 Southern Cross Station, VLine service (DOCX 523.0 KB)
23 Dec 2011 Signal passed at danger (SPAD) signal no 509 Southern Cross Station, VLine service (PDF 584.9 KB)
23 Dec 2011 Derailment of El Zorro freight train at Donald loop (DOCX 3.3 MB)
23 Dec 2011 Derailment El Zorro freight train at Donald loop (PDF 3.5 MB)
30 Nov 2011 Signal passed at danger VLine passenger train 8415 at Flinders St Station (DOCX 2.7 MB)
30 Nov 2011 Signal passed at danger VLine passenger train 8415 at Flinders St Station (PDF 975.8 KB)
26 Nov 2011 West Footscray VLine train derailment (DOCX 24.8 MB)
26 Nov 2011 West Footscray VLine train derailment (PDF 6.1 MB)
15 Sep 2011 Collision between VLine passenger train and a buffer stop Southern Cross Station (PDF 988.8 KB)
15 Sep 2011 Collision between VLine passenger train and a buffer stop Southern Cross Station (DOCX 995.3 KB)
24 Jul 2011 Safeworking irregularity and near-miss incident between Seymour and Avenel (PDF 3.7 MB)
24 Jul 2011 Safeworking irregularity and near-miss incident between Seymour and Avenel (DOCX 6.3 MB)
05 Jun 2011 Freight train derailment at Warracknabeal (DOCX 37.4 MB)
05 Jun 2011 Freight train derailment at Warracknabeal (PDF 5.3 MB)
24 Mar 2011 End of track overrun Metro Trains Melbourne at Macleod (DOCX 483.3 KB)
24 Mar 2011 End of track overrun Metro Trains Melbourne at Macleod (PDF 6.8 MB)
09 Mar 2011 End of track overruns Metro Trains Melbourne at Pakenham and Sandringham sidings (PDF 1.1 MB)
09 Mar 2011 End of track overruns Metro Trains Melbourne at Pakenham and Sandringham sidings (DOCX 18.3 MB)
03 Mar 2011 End of track overrun MTM Carrum siding (DOCX 2.1 MB)
03 Mar 2011 End of track overrun MTM Carrum siding (PDF 496.0 KB)
30 Dec 2010 Locomotive fire VLine passenger train at Marshall (DOCX 5.0 MB)
30 Dec 2010 Locomotive fire VLine passenger train at Marshall (PDF 441.2 KB)
09 Dec 2010 Derailment Pacific National freight train at West Melbourne (DOCX 4.5 MB)
09 Dec 2010 Derailment Pacific National freight train at West Melbourne (PDF 1.2 MB)
02 Nov 2010 Derailment PN locomotives Melbourne operations terminal (DOCX 785.5 KB)
02 Nov 2010 Derailment PN locomotives Melbourne operations terminal (PDF 806.9 KB)
20 Oct 2010 Derailment at points 133D South Dynon Junction (DOCX 1.3 MB)
20 Oct 2010 Derailment at points 133D South Dynon Junction (PDF 3.3 MB)
15 Oct 2010 Derailment Pacific National train 9102 points 127D South Dynon (PDF 523.6 KB)
15 Oct 2010 Derailment Pacific National train 9102 points 127D South Dynon (DOCX 2.2 MB)
04 May 2010 Train to train collision at Craigieburn (DOCX 3.8 MB)
04 May 2010 Train to train collision at Craigieburn (PDF 5.8 MB)
21 Mar 2010 Sideswipe collision train at Ringwood Station (PDF 2.8 MB)
21 Mar 2010 Sideswipe collision train at Ringwood Station (DOCX 1.8 MB)
17 Mar 2010 Comeng train fire at Croxton Railway Station (PDF 2.0 MB)
17 Mar 2010 Comeng train fire at Croxton Railway Station (DOCX 3.5 MB)
26 Feb 2010 Train brake fire at Watergardens Station, Sydenham (DOCX 1.6 MB)
26 Feb 2010 Train brake fire at Watergardens Station, Sydenham (PDF 2.7 MB)
09 Feb 2010 Safeworking incident, worksite protection at Somerton Tullamarine loop (DOCX 1.6 MB)
09 Feb 2010 Safeworking incident, worksite protection at Somerton Tullamarine loop (PDF 1.9 MB)
19 Jan 2010 Signal passed at danger (SPAD) Clifton Hill line Flinders Street Station (DOCX 2.1 MB)
19 Jan 2010 Signal passed at danger (SPAD) Clifton Hill line Flinders Street Station (PDF 2.5 MB)
20 Oct 2009 Passenger fatality Connex Melbourne Ltd at Melbourne Central Station (DOCX 1.7 MB)
20 Oct 2009 Passenger fatality Connex Melbourne Ltd at Melbourne Central Station (PDF 1.8 MB)
15 Oct 2009 VLine passenger train derailment at Footscray (PDF 5.4 MB)
15 Oct 2009 VLine passenger train derailment at Footscray (DOCX 47.6 MB)
12 Sep 2009 Derailment of VLine passenger train at Stonyford (DOCX 6.1 MB)
12 Sep 2009 Derailment of VLine passenger train at Stonyford (PDF 2.9 MB)
15 Jul 2009 Level crossing collision at Edithvale Road, Edithvale (DOCX 2.3 MB)
15 Jul 2009 Level crossing collision at Edithvale Road, Edithvale (PDF 4.4 MB)
10 Jul 2009 Collision of two sprinter cars at Southern Cross passenger yard (DOCX 2.3 MB)
10 Jul 2009 Collision of two sprinter cars at Southern Cross passenger yard (PDF 2.0 MB)
01 Jun 2009 Derailment Pacific National train 9564 ABB siding near Dandenong (DOCX 836.9 KB)
01 Jun 2009 Derailment Pacific National train 9564 ABB siding near Dandenong (PDF 2.0 MB)
01 Feb 2009 Platform overruns Siemens Nexas EMU Connex Metro Trains, Melbourne (DOCX 4.5 MB)
01 Feb 2009 Platform overruns Siemens Nexas EMU Connex Metro Trains, Melbourne (PDF 2.0 MB)
09 Jan 2009 Train overrun at Cranbourne (PDF 5.2 MB)
09 Jan 2009 Train overrun at Cranbourne (DOCX 469.8 KB)
05 Jan 2009 Load shift and dangerous goods leak from a train at Stawell and Horsham (PDF 8.9 MB)
05 Jan 2009 Load shift and dangerous goods leak from a train at Stawell and Horsham (DOCX 5.3 MB)
11 Dec 2008 Derailment of a ballast train at Longwood (DOCX 3.6 MB)
11 Dec 2008 Derailment of a ballast train at Longwood (PDF 5.4 MB)
06 Nov 2008 Infrastructure failure Connex at Kensington and North Melbourne (DOCX 5.4 MB)
06 Nov 2008 Infrastructure failure Connex at Kensington and North Melbourne (PDF 6.6 MB)
27 Sep 2008 Train impact with passenger on station platform at Springvale (DOCX 1.4 MB)
27 Sep 2008 Train impact with passenger on station platform at Springvale (PDF 576.1 KB)
09 Jul 2008 Level crossing short warning time Queen Street, Colac (DOCX 1.5 MB)
09 Jul 2008 Level crossing short warning time Queen Street, Colac (PDF 9.6 MB)
06 Mar 2008 Pedestrian fatality VLine train 8136 at Ardeer (DOCX 807.3 KB)
06 Mar 2008 Pedestrian fatality VLine train 8136 at Ardeer (PDF 1.2 MB)
20 Feb 2008 Overrun and derailment of Connex train in storage siding at Sandringham (DOCX 494.1 KB)
20 Feb 2008 Overrun and derailment of Connex train in storage siding at Sandringham (PDF 2.1 MB)
16 Jan 2008 Level crossing collision at Red Cliffs (DOCX 428.8 KB)
16 Jan 2008 Level crossing collision at Red Cliffs (PDF 2.0 MB)
16 Nov 2007 Southern Cross passenger yard collision (DOCX 1.9 MB)
16 Nov 2007 Southern Cross passenger yard collision (PDF 1.9 MB)
22 Aug 2007 Railway level crossing collision at Bungower Road, Somerville (PDF 3.0 MB)
22 Aug 2007 Railway level crossing collision at Bungower Road, Somerville (DOCX 2.1 MB)
05 Jun 2007 Level crossing collision VLine passenger train 8042 and a truck near Kerang (PDF 2.3 MB)
05 Jun 2007 Level crossing collision VLine passenger train 8042 and a truck near Kerang (DOCX 10.9 MB)
04 Jun 2007 Derailment of VLine passenger train 8324A at Seymour (DOCX 2.1 MB)
04 Jun 2007 Derailment of VLine passenger train 8324A at Seymour (PDF 3.7 MB)
03 May 2007 Derailment of train 4608 at Oakleigh (PDF 6.9 MB)
03 May 2007 Derailment of train 4608 at Oakleigh (DOCX 6.0 MB)
12 Apr 2007 Yarra Valley tourist railway trolley and car collision level crossing (DOCX 1.5 MB)
12 Apr 2007 Yarra Valley tourist railway trolley and car collision level crossing (PDF 7.3 MB)
18 Feb 2007 Overrun of Connex train TD 4648 at Springvale (DOCX 675.2 KB)
18 Feb 2007 Overrun of Connex train TD 4648 at Springvale (PDF 1.3 MB)
12 Nov 2006 Level crossing collision VLine passenger train with a motor vehicle near Winchelsea (DOCX 562.7 KB)
12 Nov 2006 Level crossing collision VLine passenger train with a motor vehicle near Winchelsea (PDF 1.4 MB)
12 Oct 2006 Derailment of passenger train at Traralgon (DOCX 1.2 MB)
12 Oct 2006 Derailment of passenger train at Traralgon (PDF 413.0 KB)

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