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MurruRail 150 Steam Train Ride

Murrurundi–Murulla  (return)

 

Saturday, 2 April 2022

Enjoy a short steam train ride from Murrurundi and return, celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Great Northern Railway reaching the town.

Fares:

Please Note: All fares are for same-day return travel.

 

Private Compartment — $120 per group

Enjoy the benefit of an entire closed-off compartment to yourselves — great for families and social groups!

One booking is good for up to a maximum of eight (8) people, including children.

Single

Adult  $25

Child  $15

Single seat ticket in a heritage saloon carriage with table.

 

Full Carriage Hire — Call for Quote

Timetable:

Outboard Journey 

  • Murrurundi — dep 11.55am

  • Murulla — arr 12.25pm

 

Return Journey

  • Murulla — dep 12.35pm

  • Murrurundi — arr 1.00pm

*Preliminary times only. Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to departure. An update email will be sent to the ticket booking a couple of days prior to the event with final trip details.

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Single seat options are available in our classic saloon carriages.

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Enjoy your own space in a Private Compartment.

Buffet Car:

The Buffet car will not be available for this trip. We encourage passengers to bring their own picnic hampers.

 

BYO alcohol is allowed, however, large eskys will not be permitted

 

Toilets:

Toilets are available in all carriages and will be locked off while in metropolitan areas.

 

Mobile Phones:

There are no charging points on the heritage equipment. It is recommended that you bring an external battery charger for your mobile devices.

Motive Power:

Our plan is to utilise steam motive power in both directions for the Murrurundi 150th Picnic Train.

Condition of Travel:

  • Passengers are asked to wear a face masks when boarding and alighting from the train

  • We recommend wearing face masks while seated and not eating or drinking

  • Passengers are asked to remain in their allocated seats as far as pracical

  • Passengers are required to follow all instructions from their carriage attendant

  • Other conditions may be implemented on the day depending on current COVID-19 restrictions