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Indian Pacific Railroad
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Indian Pacific Railroad

Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Australia
Best of: Railroad, Train Trip
The Indian Pacific is an Australian passenger rail service that operates between Sydney, on the Pacific Ocean, and Perth, on the Indian Ocean. It is one of the few truly transcontinental trains in the world. The train first ran in February 1970 after the completion of gauge conversion projects in South and Western Australia.
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