At last; Kiwirail proves useful!! Check out this brilliant footage of two Kiwirail locomotives doubling as snow-ploughs at Arthur's Pass yesterday:
And how good would it be to be travelling on the TranzAlpine over the next few days? It's usually regarded as one of the most scenic train journeys in the world, but with the snow up there from Wednesday, it would be something else again.
Hat-tip to film-maker Geoff Mackley for the spectacular footage, via YouTube