Description

Head west for a glimpse of Hunter Valley Wine Country through the towns of Lochinvar, Allandale. This is a perfect trip for those who don’t want to be too far from the action of Hunter Valley Steamfest as the return trip takes just over an hour.

Branxton Excursions are a steam pull/diesel push journey.

As there is no ability for the steam engine to turn around at Branxton, the engine and carriages arrive and depart in the same order. This means the steam locomotive will pull the journey from Maitland to Branxton and will then be at the rear and push the return journey from Branxton to Maitland with the assistance of a heritage diesel engine.

Disclaimer: The right is reserved to vary the advertised times, program and to add, withdraw or substitute locomotives, carriages and facilities provided as necessary. Patrons are purchasing a rail journey only and no offer of added benefit is made or warranted except as here detailed.

Due to the Heritage Nature of the locomotives, prams and wheelchairs are unable to be take on the train. A wheelchair and pram enclosure will be situated next to the ticketing tent. Patrons are able to utilise this facility for free over the Steamfest weekend.

Prices
TICKETS price
Adults $40.00
Concession/Child $38.00
Child Under 5 $36.00
Family (2 Adults & 2 Children) $132.00

NOTE 

Concession tickets apply to Age Pensioners, Seniors, Children Under 17, Government Pension (including people with a disability) and Companion Card Holders.

Child tickets apply to children 5-17 years old inclusive.

Children under the age of two years do not require a ticket provided they sit on parent or guardians lap and do not take a seat. If you choose not to purchase a ticket for an infant they will not be entitled to any inclusions on the specialty journeys.

Family tickets include two adults and two children.

GREEN STEAM

Green Steam is an initiative where $2.00 from every ticket sold will help support local environmental recovery programs, renewable energy projects and greening initiatives to help offset the carbon emissions produced by the steam operations of Burton Automotive Hunter Valley Steamfest.

Timetable and Tickets

SATURDAY 13 APRIL

JOURNEY DEPARTS TIME ARRIVES TIME PURCHASE
Branxton Maitland 8.45am Maitland 9.52am
Branxton Maitland 10.20am Maitland 11.29am
Branxton Maitland 11.48am Maitland 12.56pm
Branxton Maitland 1.40pm Maitland 2.46pm
Branxton Maitland 3.18pm Maitland 4.26pm

SUNDAY 14 APRIL

JOURNEY DEPARTS TIME ARRIVES TIME PURCHASE
Branxton Maitland 11.28am Maitland 12.35pm
Branxton Maitland 1.10pm Maitland 2.17pm
Branxton Maitland 2.40pm Maitland 3.53pm

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