Puffing Billy Railway is Australia’s Premier Preserved Steam Railway, located in the Dandenong Ranges.This century-old steam train continues to run on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook.
Puffing Billy Railway offers traditional excursion train journeys, where passengers can hang their legs over the side of the carriages.
Alternatively, we offer a range of First Class wine and dine experiences in our beautifully restored heritage dining carriages. Choose from the daily ‘Steam & Cuisine Luncheon’, or our evening ‘Dine & Dance Train,’ which departs on selected Friday and Saturday evenings.Alcoholic beverages are available on board the train, including locally produced wine and beer.
- Dine on board the train
- AccessibleTourism at stations
- Refreshment Shop at Belgrave & Lakeside Stations
- Free WiFi at Belgrave, Emerald and Gembrook Stations
- Toilets at all Stations
- First Class Heritage Dining Carriages can seat a maximum of 80 people (20 per carriage)
The Steam & Cuisine Luncheon offers a three course menu or grazing Natter Platter and departs from Belgrave Station.The forward journey takes an hour, and this is when entrée and main is served. At the half way point, passengers have 45 minutes to take a stroll around Emerald Lake Park. On the return journey, dessert and tea/coffee is served.
On Evening Dinner Trains, entree is served on the forward journey. Mains, dessert and entertainment take place in the Heritage Nobelius Packing Shed.