Description

Heading west from Maitland, take in the scenery as you travel through Branxton, Minimbah and Whittingham on the Mount Thorley Line on a classic ‘Red Rattler’.

There is a short stop in Mount Thorley before travelling back to Maitland.

The Mount Thorley (Diesel) journeys are aboard 621/ 721 ‘Red Rattler’ which is a diesel powered train.

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
Ticket Price
Adults $36.00
Concession/ Child $16.00
Child Under 5 $12.00

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

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.

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

EXCURSION CARRIAGES DEPARTS FROM DEPARTURE TIME ARRIVES AT ARRIVAL TIME TICKETS
Mount Thorley 621 / 721 Maitland 10.40am Maitland 12.46pm
Mount Thorley 621 / 721 Maitland 2.00pm Maitland 4.04pm

SUNDAY

EXCURSION CARRIAGES DEPARTS FROM DEPARTURE TIME ARRIVES AT ARRIVAL TIME TICKETS
Mount Thorley 621 / 721 Maitland 10.20am Maitland 12.24pm
Mount Thorley 621 / 721 Maitland 1.30pm Maitland 3.42pm

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