1928 new station plan
1924 new station building
1975 water supply

A 280 h.p. Walker railmotor approaches Diggers Rest while running the 12.20pm Spencer St to Kyneton service. 1979

ABOVE: X 36 on the midday up Bendigo pass at Diggers Rest, 1979.

BELOW: 31 years later, the same view showing N 470 on the afternoon up Swan Hill pass. Dec. 16 2010.
Photo courtesy Mike Forsberg

View looking towards Melbourne showing the interlocked gates across the Calder highway and the signalbox at Diggers Rest. Feb. 1982
These gates were replaced by boom gates in Sept. 1982.


View from the down platform looking towards Bendigo. 1980

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