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Pemberton Tramway

Railway Crescent, Pemberton, Western Australia WA 6260, Australia
+61 8 9776 1322
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Boring tram ride

There was limited commentary by the captain and the ride was long and quite boring during winter... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Singapore, Singapore
Quite dull after the initial novelty wears off

My family of five went on the morning tram ride and it was honestly not very interesting after the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
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All aboard at the Pemberton Railway Station for these return services which meander through towering Karri and Marri forests; over trestle bridges spanning rivers and streams along one of Australia's most majestic rail lines through to the Warren River Bridge. In spring (September and October) the forest is resplendent with colourful wildflowers. As you admire the breathtaking view on the journey your tram driver gives an informative commentary on the forest, railway line and history of the region; with a 15 minute stop at the Cascades for you to alight and experience the feel of the forest.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Railway Crescent, Pemberton, Western Australia WA 6260, Australia
+61 8 9776 1322
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Reviewed yesterday

There was limited commentary by the captain and the ride was long and quite boring during winter. Not worth the price and can skip this attraction if possible.

Thank HannyChew
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family of five went on the morning tram ride and it was honestly not very interesting after the initial novelty wore off. Commentary provided was sparse and not very informative. The tram stopped once at the Cascades for a short 15min photo taking. I...More

Thank SM T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pemberton tramway departs twice a day at 10:45AM and 2:00PM Mondays to Saturdays, and we opted for the 2PM ride as it better fitted our itinerary for the day. The tram crosses five bridges, with the driver slowing or stopping by at each of...More

Thank DelonixR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting to see the tall trees but this tramway rumbles through pretty ordinary scrubby vegetation, stops at a bubbling stream, goes over a few wooden bridges and then goes backwards the same way it came in. Driver seemed a bit bored with the...More

Thank YarraVictoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great ride through the forest with a most informative guide who kept us smiling with his witty comments. Do take the short walk down to the Cascades, great for photos. Highly recommended ride.

Thank Victor M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

After a not so friendly start (lady serving is abrupt and couldn't spare a smile) we had a lovely tram ride. Adam was very funny, heaps of 1 liners and kept us entertained. Also very informative and such lovely views. Perhaps the tourist centre or...More

Thank DongaraOztraveller
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

A fun way to travel through the forest. Trip takes 1.5hrs. Commentary was informative and amusing. Little bit bumpy and if elderly I would suggest taking a cushion to sit on.

Thank Sandie N
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We found the tram to be a great way to see some of the forest and certainly to learn of the logging history. The driver was extremely knowledgeable and provided lots of information along the way. The tram takes you 10kms along the track over...More

Thank Reynard1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Do it, the guide was excellent. Really news lots about the area and gave out the information in a very happy and jovial way. Lots of laughs. Excellent

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The tram runs a couple of times a day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. The tram runs from Pemberton and ends around 10km in land around the warren river area. The driver gives a good commentary along the way telling tales...More

Thank garysilverback
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is this suitable for children also?
27 December 2016|
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Response from Lyndal S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. My 8 year old loved it and there were lots of little kids on the tram.
Was wondering if this was wheelchair accessible
27 May 2016|
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Response from MuswellbrookCouple | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, No, as far as I remember there were no facilities for wheelchairs.
Phay Ling K
Hi, Can I find out if it is possible to book the tram tickets in advance? We will be in Pemberton on 28th Nov. As it is a Saturday, I am concerned that we may not be able to get tickets
13 November 2015|
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Response from Karen F | Property representative |
Hi, It is possible to book tickets in advance - we just need to know how many travelers, the date (which is Saturday the 28th November) and time of travel. The times are 10:45am and 2:00pm. We can pencil you in and you... More