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Yarra Valley Railway


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Healesville Station | Healesville-Kinglake Road, Healesville, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5962 2490
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The kids absolutely loved the train ride although l thought it would have lasted more than 15 minutes, was over before the kids even settled in. $50 for a family of four l thought was quite expensive but was then content in being told that...More

Thank dylhan
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Came across this quite by chance in the quaint little town of Healesville. It was Easter Sunday and a warm day, so perfect for a trip on this little old train. The Easter Bunny was hopping about in a really hot furry rabbit suit giving...More

Thank Gill O
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Relatively short trip for the price, but much enjoyed by our 4.5 year old son who delighted in every minute of the journey. Our 7 year old daughter was probably more interested in following along in the mobile app journey tracker! Our son was also...More

Thank 9cj2
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We visited the Healesville Railway during recent stay in the town. The enthusiasm of the volunteers and their commitment was so impressive as well as passing on their knowledge to interested visitors. The journey was great and there was an unscheduled stop so that we...More

Thank Saltiretraveller
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Not sure if it was the rail car, the scenery or the passionate people who make it happen that we enjoyed the most, but what a wonderful, quaint little railway. The weather wasn't great, but that did not spoil a wonderful journey. Admittedly it is...More

Thank Murray R
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A great way to kill an hour when in Healesville. Don't expect anything too flash, its just an old train that goes a little ways along the track and then comes back exactly the same way. Some nice views of the local bushland along the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Rather slow ride left the family feeling underwhelmed and unexcited at the end of it. Interesting going through some tunnels. The scenery was nice but nothing outstanding. Not good value for money at $39 for a family. There is a playground outside the railway station...More

Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The Yarra Valley Railway is a unique olde world way to spend an hour or so when visiting Healesville. On our trip we were lucky to have a fabulous conductor who entertained us with an interesting and amusing commentary. As we meandered down the track...More

Thank Aljaye
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great fun and really welcoming and knowledgable volunteer crew. Kids were very excited to sound the horn. Looking forward to going back when the line is extended to Yarra Glen.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 19 March 2017

30 mins return journey on a small diesel is enjoyable for kids. My kids liked it. $39 for family is bit expensive for the length of the trip, but worth for a cause to help volunteers build and maintain the railway. A play area opposite...More

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