Tours

 

The Picnic Express steam train to Bacchus Marsh

Upon arrival in Bacchus Marsh enjoy a picnic in Maddingley Park, enjoy the Werribee River precient or stroll around the Bacchus Marsh township - Bacchus Marsh is beautiful at this time of the year and makes the most perfect place to share a wonderful few hours with family and friends. Book you tickets here.


The historical and picturesque Maddingley Park is best known for its community built adventure playground, however its huge redgum trees along the Werribee River make it a significant natural attraction for Bacchus Marsh. Enjoy the picnic areas and playground, set up some sporting activites or just relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surroudings at Maddingley Park, while our train pauses at Bacchus Marsh.
Step from the train and exit the railway station area to access the beautiful park which is just moments from the station exit.
Maddingley Park also features the Nieuwesteeg Heritage Rose Gardens which is a collection of rare and unusual roses, mostly from hybrid teas that were bred in the early 20th century. Bring a picnic hamper and drinks for an afternoon in the park.

Our train will travel from Southern Cross Station and Footscary Station to Bacchus Marsh with steam locomotive
R 707 "The City of Melbourne", assisted at certain times by a heritage diesel locomotive.
Our air-conditioned train will included both open saloon-type carriages and compartment carriages seating a maximum of eight passengers to a compartment. Cafe Hudson will serve expresso coffee, Devonshire teas and assorted cakes and snacks, as well as offering a full bar service with a selection of ales, wine, sparkling and mixed spirits.
 
 

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Flinders Street to Sandringham Siding Shuttles

Join us as we operate two steam engines with Heritage 'E type' carriages on our suburban shuttles, departing Flinders Street Station on a scenic 1 hour return journey to Sandringham, featuring two K Class steam locomotives.

These Shuttles will travel on a scenic 1 hour return journey along the Sandringham Line, through the suburbs and along the bay. Travel in our heritage wooden 'Red Rattler' carriages dating back to 1908, featuring compartment seating, opening windows & pressed tin ceilings.

Enjoy a fun family day out through Melbourne's scenic bayside suburbs onboard The Vintage Train.

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The Picnic Express steam train to Bacchus Marsh

Upon arrival in Bacchus Marsh enjoy a picnic in Maddingley Park, enjoy the Werribee River precient or stroll around the Bacchus Marsh township - Bacchus Marsh is beautiful at this time of the year and makes the most perfect place to share a wonderful few hours with family and friends. Book you tickets here.


The historical and picturesque Maddingley Park is best known for its community built adventure playground, however its huge redgum trees along the Werribee River make it a significant natural attraction for Bacchus Marsh. Enjoy the picnic areas and playground, set up some sporting activites or just relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surroudings at Maddingley Park, while our train pauses at Bacchus Marsh.
Step from the train and exit the railway station area to access the beautiful park which is just moments from the station exit.
Maddingley Park also features the Nieuwesteeg Heritage Rose Gardens which is a collection of rare and unusual roses, mostly from hybrid teas that were bred in the early 20th century. Bring a picnic hamper and drinks for an afternoon in the park.

Our train will travel from Southern Cross Station and Footscary Station to Bacchus Marsh with steam locomotive
R 707 "The City of Melbourne", assisted at certain times by a heritage diesel locomotive.
Our air-conditioned train will included both open saloon-type carriages and compartment carriages seating a maximum of eight passengers to a compartment. Cafe Hudson will serve expresso coffee, Devonshire teas and assorted cakes and snacks, as well as offering a full bar service with a selection of ales, wine, sparkling and mixed spirits.
 
 

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Flinders Street to Sandringham Siding Shuttles

Join us as we operate two steam engines with Heritage 'E type' carriages on our suburban shuttles, departing Flinders Street Station on a scenic 1 hour return journey to Sandringham, featuring two K Class steam locomotives.

These Shuttles will travel on a scenic 1 hour return journey along the Sandringham Line, through the suburbs and along the bay. Travel in our heritage wooden 'Red Rattler' carriages dating back to 1908, featuring compartment seating, opening windows & pressed tin ceilings.

Enjoy a fun family day out through Melbourne's scenic bayside suburbs onboard The Vintage Train.

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Essendon to Flinders Street Shuttles

Join us as we operate two steam engines with Heritage 'E type' carriages on our suburban shuttles, departing Essendon Station on a scenic 1 hour return journey to Flinders Street, featuring Steam Locomotive A2 986 & a K Class (TBC).

These Shuttles will travel on a scenic 1 hour return journey from along the Craigieburn Line, through the northern suburbs and into the city. Travel in our heritage wooden 'Red Rattler' carriages dating back to 1908, featuring compartment seating, opening windows & pressed tin ceilings.
The one way Transfer Trains will travel from Newport Station to Essendon via the scenic route, along the goods lines from Newport to Sunshine and Sunshine to Broadmeadows. Take the little-travelled route rarely used by passenger trains, pass interstate freight trains and cruise over the 55-metre high Maribyrnong River Viaduct.

.Enjoy a fun family day out through Melbourne's suburbs onboard The Vintage Train.

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