Rail - Trains


A guide to transport by rail Melbourne. This covers public transport by train, freight by rail, miniature railways, stations and Victorian railways...

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View Event: Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum
Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum
Station Street Alexandra
The Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum..... is a tourist railway and museum situated in north-central Victoria. There you can see a recreation of the bush sawmill and tramway era of the Rubicon Fore ..

View Event: Alstom Transport
Alstom Transport
600 Creswick Rd, Ballarat
Alstom, a world leader in transport infrastructure, power generation and transmission. N° 1 in the high and very high speed train sector A promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom Transpor ..

View Event: Bellarine Railway
Bellarine Railway
20 Symonds St, Queenscliff
A volunteer operated organisation, offering heritage train rides and experiences between Queenscliff and Drysdale, on-board a collection of steam and diesel trains originating from most Australian Sta ..

View Event: Castlemaine & Maldon Railway Preservation Society
Castlemaine & Maldon Railway Preservation Society
Hornsby Street, Maldon
Running through the Goldfields of Central Victoria, the Victorian Goldfields Railway brings to you the experience of Steam Railway Travel. Linking the historic towns of Castlemaine and Maldon, you ..

View Event: Flinders Street Railway Station
Flinders Street Railway Station
Corner Swanston Street and Flinders Street Melbourne
Flinders Street Railway Station at the corner of Flinders and Swanston Streets is the oldest station in Australia (1910) although the first station on this site opened in 1854! Flinders street is ..

View Event: Hobsons Bay Model Railway Club
Hobsons Bay Model Railway Club
PO BOX 710 North Melbourne
The HOBSON'S BAY MODEL RAILWAY Club (Inc.) was formed in 1988, when a group of then Public Transport workers, got together and decided to acquire one of the many disused government operated Railway's ..

View Event: Interstate Freight by Rail
Interstate Freight by Rail
Melbourne
Who does Interstate Freight by rail was the question? Interstate Freight by rail, yes, freight by train.. No one company has a monopoly, but the following companies do interstate freight by rai ..

View Event: Kerrisdale Mountain Railway & Museum
Kerrisdale Mountain Railway & Museum
7523 Goulburn Valley Highway Kerrisdale
Kerrisdale Mountain Railway & Museum Inc. an exercise in railway excellence' The Kerrisdale Mountain Railway is a unique railway built to two-foot (610 mm) gauge on a zig-zag formation. To ga ..

View Event: Metro Melbourne
Metro Melbourne
103 Elizabeth Street Melbourne
Melbourne's new metropolitan rail service offering safe and efficient transport to around 400,000 Melburnians every day Connex Trains and Yarra Trams handed over their operations to Hong Kong-based ..

View Event: Metro Tunnel | Melbourne Metro Rail Project
Metro Tunnel | Melbourne Metro Rail Project
Melbourne
The Metro Tunnel includes five new underground stations, with two new city stations directly connected to Flinders Street and Melbourne Central. New High Capacity Trains will run through the Metro ..

View Event: Outer Circle Railway
Outer Circle Railway
Melbourne
The Outer Circle was built during the Melbourne land boom of the 1880s. Money was no object, and greedy capitalists saw the Colony of Victoria as a valuable investment opportunity. It was originall ..

View Event: Puffing Billy Railway
Puffing Billy Railway
1 Old Monbulk Road Belgrave
Australia's century-old steam train is still running every day except Christmas Day on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the scenic Dandenong Ranges, just 40 km east of Melbourn ..

View Event: RailPage
RailPage
Suite 106b, Princess Tower, 1 Princess Street, Kew
Information and links on all things rail, railways and trains! RailPage, the premier Australian rail server. Railpage Australia Forum The forum service is an online community bulletin board ser ..

View Event: Railtrails Australia
Railtrails Australia
Australia wide Melbourne
Walk Cycle Ride Australia's former railways. Rail trails are shared-use paths recycled from abandoned railway corridors. They can be used for walking, cycling and horse riding. Where are they? ..

View Event: Regional Rail Link
Regional Rail Link
Melbourne
The Regional Fast Rail Project is one of the most significant transport initiatives in Victoria's history. The Victorian Government's commitment to the project represents the biggest investment in the ..

View Event: South Gippsland Tourist Railway
South Gippsland Tourist Railway
South Gippsland Hwy Korumburra
The South Gippsland Railway runs a collection of historical diesel locomotives and railcars between Leongatha, Korumburra and Nyora along a 36-kilometre section of former Victorian Railways mainline. ..

View Event: Southern Cross Railway Station
Southern Cross Railway Station
Corner Spencer Street and Bourke Street, Melbourne
Southern Cross Railway Station is the most important rail terminal in Victoria and has been redeveloped into a world-class public transport interchange, with fast rail connections to regional Victoria ..

View Event: Steamrail Victoria Inc.
Steamrail Victoria Inc.
PO Box 125 Newport
Steamrail Victoria Inc. is a not-for-profit volunteer group which is dedicated to the restoration and operation of historic locomotives and rolling stock. Steamrail Victoria encompasses not only s ..

View Event: The Overland [Melbourne : Adelaide]
The Overland [Melbourne : Adelaide]
Spencer St, Melbourne
The Overland operates four weekly daylight services from Adelaide to Melbourne and return overnight journeys Melbourne to Adelaide. The Overland pioneered intercapital rail travel over 100 years ago. ..

View Event: Trains : Department of Transport
Trains : Department of Transport
Melbourne
Victoria has an extensive passenger rail network of metropolitan, intrastate and interstate train services providing vital public transport links to communities throughout the State. The Department ..

View Event: V/Line Train & Coach Services [country]
V/Line Train & Coach Services [country]
Melbourne and Country Victoria Melbourne
V/Line is Victoria's regional public transport provider, operating rail and coach services throughout Victoria. All train and the majority of coach services operate to and from Southern Cross Stati ..

View Event: Vicsig
Vicsig
Melbourne
Vicsig aims to provide information on the current operations of Railways in Victoria. From rollingstock, to lines, systems, operations, and the recording of up-to-the-minute developments as the ne ..

View Event: Victorian Association of Tourist Railway
Victorian Association of Tourist Railway
8 Tristania Street Doncaster
Victoria is very fortunate in having such a great diversity of Transport Heritage that has been saved from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Our historic transport museums including both sta ..

View Event: Victorian Goldfields Railway
Victorian Goldfields Railway
Castlemaine Railway Station, Castlemaine
The Victorian Goldfields Railway is an authentic steam heritage train linking the historic gold mining towns of Castlemaine and Maldon in Central Victoria. Enjoy a family day out or treat yourself ..

View Event: Victorian Railway Stations
Victorian Railway Stations
Melbourne
A web site containing information and photographs of Victorian Railway Stations. Victorian Railway Stations is slowly being updated to include every station in Victoria. All the photos included ..

View Event: VLocity 160 | Bombardier Transportation
VLocity 160 | Bombardier Transportation
35-45 Frankston-Dandenong Rd, Dandenong
Building on over 20 years' experience in Australian regional passenger transport, the VLocity 160 diesel multiple unit (DMU) provides a flexible vehicle solution through the use of technology that has ..

View Event: Yarra Valley Model Railway Club
Yarra Valley Model Railway Club
Lilydale Railway Station Car park, Lilydale
The Yarra Valley Model Railway layout is based on Bacchus Marsh in the 1950's, on Victoria's old main western line. Of course nowadays this line carries mostly passenger services and is no longer part ..






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