Royal Train Anniversary Special

2014 marks 60 years since the last Royal Train ran over the section of line that now makes up Silver Stream Railway.

Fowler #5

This coming Wellington Anniversary Weekend , Silver Stream Railway will be running both Sunday and Monday.

De508 and 505

2014 marks 60 years since the passage of the last royal train carrying Queen Elizabeth II in January 1954.

2013 marks 150 years of Railways in New Zealand. Silver Stream Railway plans to mark this special occasion with our own event on Sunday 1st December 2013


As part of the KiwiRail 150th anniversary celebrations, Barclay 1749 (PWD531) paid a visit to Wellington railway station thanks to the generous support of Hammond Crane and Cartage


To celebrate Fathers Day we are offering half price entry for all Dads*


Mums ride for half price* when accompanied by a fare paying child on Mothers day.

531 & 509

On Sunday the 28th of April two former Public Works Department locomotives #531 and 509 will be hauling seperate trains giving the chance to ride behind both locomotives.



This coming Easter Weekend will see our Diesel Electric Locomotive De505 running on Sunday the 31st of March. On Easter Monday our standard railcar Rm30 will be running.

C847 and Barclay 531

To help celebrate national Children's Day on the 3rd of March we are offering FREE entry for all children under 15 when accompanied by a fare paying adult from 10am till 4pm.