Santa will be  spending the day at the Railway on Sunday the 16th of December with his very own vintage railcar


Join us for the return to service of the most recently restored steam locomotive and wagon in our fleet.

C847 and Barclay 531

We are holding a special day for Grandparents and are offering half price entry for all Gold Card holders from 11am till 4pm.



Steam Train and vintage railcar rides this Queens Birthday Weekend.


This coming Easter weekend we will be running Fowler #5 on Sunday the 8th and L509 on Monday the 9th.


This Waitangi Weekend we will be running our normal first Sunday of the month Big Steam Sunday on the 5th and after the successful Wellington Anniversary day run, we have decided to run Fowler #5 on Monday the 6th. Two days of steam with 2 different locomotive. Bring a picnic and spend a day with the family riding behind our locomotives.


Join us on New Years Day Sunday the 1st of January for the first of our monthly Big Steam Sunday promotions for 2012. So keep the 1st free to come out and ride behind our 1930 built locomotive between 11am and 4pm.

De508 will be in action on the 29th

 January will see all of our operational vehicles in action. C847 first up on New Years Day, then L509 on the 8th, Fowler #5 on the 15th, L509 again on the 22nd, R.M.30 will trial a Wellington Anniversary day special on the 23rd and De508 will run our first Diesel Day of the year on the 29th. So no matter what your preference is for motive power there will be something for you from 11am - 4pm. Keep an eye out for information our our Children's Day Special on the 4th of March.


Sunday the 11th of December will see L509 running on its last public outing of the year (running again on the second Sunday of 2012). The will be the last chance for all our supporters to visit us as we will be closed on the remaining Sundays of the month (18th and 25th).


We will be running L509 on Queens Birthday Weekend, Sunday 5th June, from 11am till 4pm. Come and ride behind this 134 year old locomotive. A great day out for all the family.