2005 has seen a number of changes to the rail scene especially around Geraldton with a new line connecting the Port to Narngulu
and the removal of the old railway.
DA1572 with a grain train at Town Beach Geraldton on 24 July 2005. The line was closed on 8 September 2005 and removed
only days later. The new line to the south of Geraldton opened on 10 September 2005.
R1902 hauls an empty rail train through the big cutting in Mount Tarcoola Geraldton on 31 July 2005 on the new railway.
1202 ex A1511 stands at Forestfield in Perth in an interim stage of its repainting on 31 August 2005.
Pacific National's NR61/NR39 haul an interstate freight train out of Forrestfield on 4 June 2005.