Australia has amazing rail journeys like The Ghan, Indian Pacific, Great Southern and The Overland with some of the best Aussie train rides for all ages. Today, we are romancing about Australia’s great vintage trains and day trips – perfect for Tank Engine obsessed toddlers, trainspotters, school holidays or anytime…
How many of these have you enjoyed, like Leroy and Shelley Jones? HAHA.
You can see which train gave them this reaction below. Make sure you tell us about your favourite rail journeys in Oz…
From March until November you can ride on vintage trains at Quorn, near the Flinders Ranges in SA. Image Michael Lennon
Yep – the world’s steepest railway is in Katoomba, Blue Mountains, NSW…
Image Leroy Jones
GO ON THE PICNIC TRAIN
When pulling up at Cootamundra, NSW – we noticed a stack of people with zoom lenses and phones out. We timed it perfectly- check out the video!
Would you believe we chugged through the Dandenongs exactly 28 years ago on our honeymoon? Hop on it or know where to spot Puffing Billy.
Journey from Cairns up to Kuranda – visit our Facebook Group to see the gorgeous waterfalls, the stunning Barron Gorge and skyrail!