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16.3.1997 Keswick - Overland - club car lettering Interior of Club car

The interior of the carriage was divided into three lounge areas incorporating 2/3 of the vehicle with a bar/servery, kitchen and staff room in the remainder. Seating capacity of was 43 (24 fixed and 19 movable) seats.

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Keswick - Overland Club No.1- 18.11.1994 Victoria 6.2.2002

Club Car 1 -- Victoria

joint stock club car for use on "The Overland".
26.10.1970Issued to service. [rrc]
24.06.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "fit storage door latch and guards for bottle storage and glass retaining fixtures. club cars (1600) gauge. NOS. 1-3. (RS4050)".
17.09.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "modification in kitchen & bar areas. 1, bottle storage 3, emergency exit 2, rubbish bin 4, glass washer club cars 1-3. (RS4075)".
01.12.1986TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "FIT BIFURCATED MAIN RESERVOIR AIR LINES TO 3 "RBJ", 4 "PCO"AND 3 CLUB CARS. RBJ 1, 2, 3. CLUB 1, 2, 3. PCO 1, 2, 3, 4. (RS4170)".
17.12.1986TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "apply check letter to class & number of approximately 443 locomotives, passenger cars and rail cars. Classify Overland sleeping cars. (RS4173)".
19.03.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "installation of emergency key boxes to passenger cars. (RS4190)".
20.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration: "modify buffer beam on carbon and stainless steel passenger cars. (RS4215)".
26.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration: "modify air conditioning intake filters and frames (primary and secondary) on stainless steel and carbon steel passenger cars. (RS4213)".
19.11.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration complete: "delete all exterior "V & ANR" lettering from overland rollingstock. All Overland rollingstock. (RS4241)".
28.09.1989TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 1 P" as having repair "wheel set".
21.06.1990TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration: "fit longer pin in passenger car jumper cable plugs. All passenger cars. (RS4518)".
28.05.1991TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 1 P" alteration: "replace existing exhaust chokes on 132 no. "Ghan" "Trans-Australian" "Overland", "SS" & "SSA" cars to improve train handling. All std cars to be fitted with exhaust chokes to wh p/no. 2483 & the 3 no. relay braked cars are to be fitted with wh p/no. c-12740 exhaust chokes . this modification will increase brake cylinder exhaust timings from 6-9 secs to 26-28 secs. (RS4603)".
23.06.1993TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 1 P" as having repair "wheel set".
2.1995Transferred to V/LINE ownership.
1996Renamed Victoria.
30.5.1997TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 1 P" in AN "Mainland Division".
Owner:"AN &V/LINE"
Operator:"C"
Length Over Headstocks:"22.9m"
Tare Weight:"42.6tonne"
Current Gauge:"Standard"
Gauge Restrictions:"S"
Bogie Configuration:"2X2"
Original Cost:"$56510"
Run Restriction:"Unrestricted on gauge(s) shown Inter or Intrastate"
Diagram Book Page No.:"CB P-4"
Date Built:"26.10.1970"
Operating System:"AN & V/LINE "
Intended Use:"Passengers"
Remarks:"CLUB CAR.JOINT STOCK AN-V/LINE"
BSG Code:"PBMK"

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16.3.1997 Keswick - Overland - No.2 lettering on club car 9.4.2002 Keswick - Nomuldi - Club car 2 - CCL2

Club Car 2 -- CCL 2 -- Nomuldi -- Charles Sturt Outback Explorer Lounge

joint stock club car for use on "The Overland".
29.10.1970Issued to service. [rrc]
24.06.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration complete: "fit storage door latch and guards for bottle storage and glass retaining fixtures. club cars (1600) gauge. NOS. 1-3. (RS4050)".
17.09.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration complete: "modification in kitchen & bar areas. 1, bottle storage 3, emergency exit 2, rubbish bin 4, glass washer club cars 1-3. (RS4075)".
17.12.1986TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration complete: "apply check letter to class & number of approximately 443 locomotives, passenger cars and rail cars. Classify Overland sleeping cars. (RS4173)".
19.03.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration complete: "installation of emergency key boxes to passenger cars. (RS4190)".
20.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration: "modify buffer beam on carbon and stainless steel passenger cars. (RS4215)".
26.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration: "modify air conditioning intake filters and frames (primary and secondary) on stainless steel and carbon steel passenger cars. (RS4213)".
19.11.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration complete: "delete all exterior "V & ANR" lettering from overland rollingstock. All Overland rollingstock. (RS4241)".
21.06.1990TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration: "fit longer pin in passenger car jumper cable plugs. All passenger cars. (RS4518)".
14.01.1991TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 2 B" as having repair "wheel set".
28.05.1991TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 2 B" alteration: "replace existing exhaust chokes on 132 no. "Ghan" "Trans-Australian" "Overland", "SS" & "SSA" cars to improve train handling. All std cars to be fitted with exhaust chokes to wh p/no. 2483 & the 3 no. relay braked cars are to be fitted with wh p/no. c-12740 exhaust chokes . this modification will increase brake cylinder exhaust timings from 6-9 secs to 26-28 secs. (RS4603)".
6.1995To standard gauge.
30.5.1997TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 2 B" in AN "Mainland Division".
Owner:"AN &V/LINE"
Operator:"C"
Length Over Headstocks:"22.9m"
Tare Weight:"42.5tonne"
Current Gauge:"Standard"
Gauge Restrictions:"S"
Bogie Configuration:"2X2"
Original Cost:"$56510"
Run Restriction:"Unrestricted on gauge(s) shown Inter or Intrastate"
Diagram Book Page No.:"CB P-4"
Date Built:"29.10.1970"
Operating System:"AN & V/LINE "
Intended Use:"Passengers"
Remarks:"CLUB CAR.JOINT STOCK AN-V/LINE"
BSG Code:"PBMK"
1.11.1997Sold to Great Southern Railway.
8.2000Repainted silver, fitted with name boards and coded "CCL 2".
9.2000Given the name Nomuldi.
2002-03Sold to a third party and "Leased Back" by Great Southern Railway [Serco Group Report].
21.2.2008Shunted into Islington - reported to be converted in a "Platinum Service Lounge Car"[railsa]
9.2008Refurbished with new internal layout and renamed "Charles Sturt" Outback Explorer lounge car[railsa]

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Club Car 3 -- CCL 3 -- Malkari -- ADFY 2

joint stock club car for use on "The Overland".
10.12.1970Issued to service. [rrc]
24.06.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration complete: "fit storage door latch and guards for bottle storage and glass retaining fixtures. club cars (1600) gauge. NOS. 1-3. (RS4050)".
17.09.1985TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration complete: "modification in kitchen & bar areas. 1, bottle storage 3, emergency exit 2, rubbish bin 4, glass washer club cars 1-3. (RS4075)".
17.12.1986TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration complete: "apply check letter to class & number of approximately 443 locomotives, passenger cars and rail cars. Classify Overland sleeping cars. (RS4173)".
19.03.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration complete: "installation of emergency key boxes to passenger cars. (RS4190)".
20.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration: "modify buffer beam on carbon and stainless steel passenger cars. (RS4215)".
26.08.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration: "modify air conditioning intake filters and frames (primary and secondary) on stainless steel and carbon steel passenger cars. (RS4213)".
19.11.1987TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration complete: "delete all exterior "V & ANR" lettering from overland rollingstock. All Overland rollingstock. (RS4241)".
21.06.1990TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration: "fit longer pin in passenger car jumper cable plugs. All passenger cars. (RS4518)".
28.05.1991TIMS/WMS: passenger car "CLUB 3 K" alteration: "replace existing exhaust chokes on 132 no. "Ghan" "Trans-Australian" "Overland", "SS" & "SSA" cars to improve train handling. All std cars to be fitted with exhaust chokes to wh p/no. 2483 & the 3 no. relay braked cars are to be fitted with wh p/no. c-12740 exhaust chokes . this modification will increase brake cylinder exhaust timings from 6-9 secs to 26-28 secs. (RS4603)".
23.03.1993TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 3 K" as having repair "wheel set".
6.1995To standard gauge.
30.5.1997TIMS/WMS: shows passenger car "CLUB 3 K" in AN "Mainland Division".
Owner:"AN &V/LINE"
Operator:"C"
Length Over Headstocks:"22.9m"
Tare Weight:"42.8tonne"
Current Gauge:"Broad"
Gauge Restrictions:"B"
Bogie Configuration:"2X2"
Original Cost:"$56510"
Run Restriction:"Unrestricted on gauge(s) shown Inter or Intrastate"
Diagram Book Page No.:"CB P-4"
Date Built:"10.12.1970"
Operating System:"AN & V/LINE "
Intended Use:"Passengers"
Remarks:"CLUB CAR.JOINT STOCK AN-V/LINE"
BSG Code:"PBMK"
1.11.1997Sold to Great Southern Railway.
by 11.2000Repainted silver, fitted with name boards and coded "CCL 3" and named Malkari.
2002-03Sold to a third party and "Leased Back" by Great Southern Railway [Serco Group Report].
7.2011Sold to "GWA" for conversion to the crew car
31.8.2011Sent to Western Australia for rebuilding
-Entered service as crew car "ADFY 2"

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