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This page last altered 23/07/2020

 

Recommencing Sunday 21st June 2020

Advanced Bookings recommended due to CV-19 limitations

(Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm)

 

From the moment you arrive at Dwellingup Station,

just 97 Kilometres, 1 1/4 hrs from Perth,

 you'll sense you're about to embark on a journey with a difference.

Ex South Fremantle Power Station Locomotive SEC1 awaits departure time at Etmilyn.  This photo by ©Thomas Pacy

 

The historic Dwellingup Forest  Train will take you 8 Kilometres eastward from Dwellingup to Etmilyn, along the state's last surviving lightly built developmental railway. 

 

At the end of the line there is a 20-25 minute walk trail through the beautiful plant life and seasonal wildflowers of the rare Jarrah Forest.

Click here for Walk Trail Information

G 123 storms the grade back to Dwellingup

The Dwellingup Forest Train services are hauled by one of our historic Diesel  Locomotives

Ex Tasmanian Gov Railways V4 & G123 are ready to Depart Dwellingup for Etmilyn on a special double header

The Dwellingup Forest Train

departs Dwellingup Station twice on Operating Days

10-30am   and    2-00pm

Saturdays,  Sundays & Public Holidays

(except - Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day)

 

 

Forest Train Operating Days 2020

Month

Date Availability
All Year Each Saturday** Tickets at Station
Nov to April Each Saturday & Sunday Tickets at Station
Specials
   

      

 

** (The Forest Train does Not run on Steam Ranger  train Operating Days) **

*(Please note Steam Ranger Trains operate every Sunday for the cooler months generally May  to  October inclusive)*

Also runs for  weekday group bookings

Please Enquire to arrange a weekday group booking by calling 

6278 1114 or email hvr@hvr.org.au

Dwellingup Forest Train Timetable and Fares

  Morning Train Afternoon Train  

Adult

16 & up

Child

2 to 15yr

Littlies

Up to 2yr

Place Dwellingup Dwellingup        

Depart

Time

10.30am 2.00pm   $28.00 $14.00 $ 4.00
Return  Time 12 Noon 3.30pm   $28.00 $14.00 $ 4.00
This service does Not run on Steam-Ranger train operating days

Click Here for "Conditions of Booking & Travel"

All fares are Return 

Bookings Mon to Fri available by Credit Card 6278 1111 - Note:  Tickets at Station by Cash Only

 

Click on Steam Rangers for details of our Steam Power experience.

 

Click here for other things to do in Dwellingup

 

 

 

RESTAURANT TRAINS  REMAIN SUSPENDED

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 Donations Welcome

HVR is a Volunteer Operated, Registered Tax Deductible Gift Recipient

          For Hotham Valley Bookings Call : Australia 08 6278 1111

Dwellingup Station Ticket Sales - Cash Only

Click Here for "Conditions of Booking & Travel"

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