Sunday Running

We are next open to the public on Sunday 5th July from 11am to 4pm for train rides. You can ride all day on your ticket.

Commencing in June, Silver Stream Railway will be beginning a new winter time table. From the 7th of June until Labour weekend the railway will be open on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of every month from 11am till 4pm.


Looking for something different to do with the family this coming Queens Birthday Weekend? Silver Stream Railway will be open on both Sunday and Monday from 11am till 4pm.


Due to the recent bridge strike of the Eastern Hutt Road railway overbridge, Kiwirail are closing the portion of Eastern Hutt Road to allow repairs to be carried out. Due to this closure Silver Stream Railway will be closed this Sunday the 18th of January. However, we will be open from 11am on Monday the 19th of January for Wellington Anniversary day with Vintage Railcar R.M.30, running in honor of long term member Bill Mclean who passed away this week.


This coming Sunday the 16th our steam locomotive L509 built in 1877 will be running hauling a proper train made up of once familiar wooden carriages and guards van.


Join us for a day with Santa on Sunday 30th November. Santa will be arriving at the railway around 11am and will be staying until 3:30.

We are pleased to announce our next event will be a Father's Day Special on, yes you guessed it Father's Day the 7th September.

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Your chance to get up close to a real live steam locomotive this coming Queens Birthday Weekend Sunday and Monday.


Train rides for all the family behind our vintage diesel electric locomotive De505 built in 1952.


Your chance to get up close to a real live large steam locomotive.