Last EMD Streamliner in the world needs new Batteries and Lubricant

Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jul 08, 2018

I am sure by now you are aware of CLP10 being secured for preservation (huge effort), now we are looking for a further $16,050 to acquire new batteries and lubricants to revive this fantastic beast.

Streamliners Australia has settled the paint and painting facility and are also applying for a THNSW grant for the ICE radio (around $50,000), so this is really the final piece of the puzzle to make CLP10 move under its own power.

In respect of what has already been raised it is a small achievable amount, however needs everyones combined effort to get the word out. Thank you again to everybody who has dug deep so far, even if you have just shared information about the campaign it has been a fantastic effort.

We have been having robust conversation about the future of Streamliners Australia and the potential that a new main line heritage operator in NSW has, we will keep you updated.

Thanks again everyone!

Streamliners Australia.

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Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jul 08, 2018

I am sure by now you are aware of CLP10 being secured for preservation (huge effort), now we are looking for a further $16,050 to acquire new batteries and lubricants to revive this fantastic beast.

Streamliners Australia has settled the paint and painting facility and are also applying for a THNSW grant for the ICE radio (around $50,000), so this is really the final piece of the puzzle to make CLP10 move under its own power.

In respect of what has already been raised it is a small achievable amount, however needs everyones combined effort to get the word out. Thank you again to everybody who has dug deep so far, even if you have just shared information about the campaign it has been a fantastic effort.

We have been having robust conversation about the future of Streamliners Australia and the potential that a new main line heritage operator in NSW has, we will keep you updated.

Thanks again everyone!

Streamliners Australia.

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Ross, I hope my donations helps to reach the amount required

Barry Grieve

Update posted by Jul 21

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Thanks for all the updates Ross. Hopeful to see her under her own steam! Regards Shelton

Shelton D\'Cruz

Update posted by Jul 08

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Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jun 21, 2018

Hi everyone, Just to let you know we will be turning off the fundraising at 2030hrs EST tonight.

We will be doing something special for the donors who assisted in the first round of fundraising to now.

Thank you again everyone, we will have a post on Facebook at the cut off time.

Streamliners Australia.

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https://www.facebook.com/StreamlinersAustralia/?hc_ref=ARThAbL-P6wtfM9gjdwjMjc2rgYT_2_7gIx-JzkQk7_z8dzZ_WTBTOYDzcIUzhYHR2U

Ross Jackson

Update posted by Jul 08

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What’s the link to facebook page / group?

Pasi Kokkonen

Update posted by Jun 21

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Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jun 21, 2018

Hi everyone, Just to let you know we will be turning off the fundraising at 2030hrs EST tonight.

We will be doing something special for the donors who assisted in the first round of fundraising to now.

Thank you again everyone, we will have a post on Facebook at the cut off time.

Streamliners Australia.

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Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jun 20, 2018

Update 2 - We have been given a challenge. Make another $10,000 in 24 hours and the Balance is funded.

That means CLP 10 Remains in Australia and becomes the first in her class to be preserved.

Please share this message as we are so close to our goal!

Streamliners Australia.

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Update posted by Ross Jackson On Jun 16, 2018

Thank you to everyone who has donated to the Save a Streamliner project.

Just to let you know we have raised over $17,000 in 4 days. For this Streamliners Australia a thankful for your support.

Maintain the rage and ensure you share our updates as much as you can, we are getting close!

- Streamliners Australia

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Great, thanks for following up Ross.

Andrew Thompson

Update posted by Jun 17

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Andrew, Bernie advises that everyone will get a choice for return of money if this is unsucsessful - Ross.

Ross Jackson

Update posted by Jun 17

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Andrew, i am just the fundraising guy, i will pass this on to Bernie to answer as he is the voice of the project. Get an answer for you soon.

Ross Jackson

Update posted by Jun 17

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Ross, firstly I hope that we are successful in saving this locomotive and thank you for your initiative. I have donated to this cause in the past and am now considering doing so again. Could you make a statement as to what will happen to donations if we are unsuccessful? i.e. will you return donations and how will this be assured? I (and I would think others) will be MUCH more likely to donate a larger amount if I know that I will get my money back if this effort is unsuccessful.

Andrew Thompson

Update posted by Jun 17

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Charles Harris

Backed with $500.00 On Jul 22, 2018

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Well done to everyone!!!

Robert Astley

Backed with $30.00 On Jul 22, 2018

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Mike Arundel

Backed with $25.00 On Jul 21, 2018

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Great to see things progressing so quickly - we've saved her, now it's about getting her going again. Great work so far.

Trent Nicholson

Backed with $50.00 On Jul 21, 2018

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Shane Maloney

Backed with $20.00 On Jul 21, 2018

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darryl payne

Backed with $20.00 On Jul 20, 2018

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CL17 back in action, you say... what a wonderful thing that will be. Great to know I’ve played a small part.

Wayne Eade

Backed with $50.00 On Jul 20, 2018

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Keep the loco in its MKA modified condition and in AN livery please!

paul richman

Backed with $22.00 On Jul 20, 2018

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Shaun Caddaye

Backed with $50.00 On Jul 20, 2018

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Backed with $100.00 On Jul 20, 2018

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