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Mudgee Weekend Escape

“A trip of a lifetime. Memorable. First class all the way. Value for money.” – Jan Norris & Desley Polmear, Wauchope, NSW

“Close your eyes: imagine a perfect weekend trip filled with 80 of your best friends, the best food and wine you’ve had in years—you’ve just described Scott McGregor’s Mudgee Weekend Escape.” – Les Margulis

“I am 83 years old and this has been the best weekend I can remember. We could not believe we had only been away for just three days and two nights. With such a wide range of activities, it felt more like five days. In all, an interesting and totally relaxing holiday.” – Graham Armstrong, Padstow Heights, NSW

“Thank you, Scott, for fun and laughter. What a fabulous weekend. Nothing needs to change, please keep doing what you all do. We love it!” – Barry Slade & Anne Trist, Kurmond, NSW

“Enjoyable, well-paced tour. Scott’s narration is very entertaining and interesting. Drivers and staff are all friendly and helpful. Thanks for a delightful 3 days away!” – Glenda Burridge & Sam Williamson, Northwood, NSW

Central West Explorer

“This has been one of the best tours I have been on. Scott & Bernie go out of their way to make you feel at home. Food, drinks and great company really make this a success for me.” – Mick Gentleman, Calwell

“Thoroughly enjoyed the entire tour – Food and included beverages were of high quality and the whole group had a happy time.” – Lisa Nicoll-Cooke, Richmond, Central West Explorer traveler

“Vibrant, interesting tour which showcased ‘best of the west’.” – Bev & Jim Ponton, Wentworthville

“As first-time travelers with Railway Adventures we were unsure of the quality of experiences and service we were about to enjoy. We needn’t have feared as our journey on the Central West Explorer exceeded all our expectations in every way! What a brilliant five days filled to the brim with new places and new experiences, great company, brilliant communication, skillful organization, fantastic accommodation, high quality and varied meals and a total love of our country! We’re already planning our next Railway Adventure! Thanks for everything Scott and Bernie.” – Mary Thursten, Toongabbie

“An extremely varied, comprehensive, interesting tour of the Central West under the leadership of the enthusiastic, unstoppable Scott McGregor & Bernadette Eichner.” – John Slinn, Epping

“Can’t wait to travel with you again! Hands down better than some of the big guys we have travelled with. We enjoyed every minute. Thank you xx” – Carol Farmer, Lisarow

“There is no better way to see this fabulous country than by train, this train Railway Adventures. Great food, interesting places, relaxing, all organized for you by great hosts.” – Shelton Farmer, Lisarow

Borderlands Steam Adventure

“A great experience bringing back travelling in our youth. Team leader Scott and his support crew Barbara, Duncan + Mike made the tour / journey something to remember the rest of our life.” – Jill & Ron Robertson, Burleigh Heads

“Travel with Australian Railway Adventures you will never regret it” – Reg & Connie Murton, Ferntree Gully

“Great trip will do it again fun all the way.” – Frank Bray, QLD

“Seriously good fun if you love Australian railways” – John McPherson, Collingwood

“The tour is well run, food provided suits all needs, tour guides were friendly, very helpful, supportive and knowledgeable. The train travel was interesting and evoked wonderful memories! Highly recommend!” – Lyn Gadsby, Burpengary East

“Great fun and huge variety of experiences. Food was fabulous. Appreciated historical knowledge. Volunteers were excellent at every point.” – Gayle Mann, Rothwell,

“Absolutely loved this tour!!” – Joy Penney, QLD

“Scott and his team put together and excellent itinerary for tourists who enjoy the delights of rail travel from yesteryear.” – Bruce Dixon, VIC

South Australia

“Excitement, fun, learning & companionship! Well done Scott & Railway Adventures. It’s been an absolute pleasure, & as McArthur said in Terowie, ‘I shall return…’ Thanks so much!” – Graeme Robertson

“We have visited many of the places and railway attractions, in fact some only last year, but doing this tour with Scott and the group was so worthwhile and a real hoot! Plus, bonus’ like workshop visits and our very own train- not available for individuals.’ – Richard Keys


“A fantastic trip, interesting destinations, and fabulous food. Although I’m not a true rail enthusiast, I particularly enjoyed the rail trips.”  – Tasmania traveller

“Just toured Tasmania with Scott McGregor’s Railway Adventures. Fantastic! These guys really know how to do it. Small group, good company, informative, great variety, great fun. Couldn’t ask for more.” – Paul and Lindie Davey, NSW

“First time on a guided tour and it has been a wonderful experience” – Tasmania traveller

“I was born and brought up in Tasmania and left at the age of 20. I booked this tour because it covered areas I had never seen. I was so impressed by the whole experience, boats, trains, coaches and fellow travellers! Thanks, Bob, for a wonderful holiday” – Vivienne, Springwood NSW

“If you are looking for a fun filled holiday enjoying all the history of Tasmania, tasting fine local wines and eating good food and relaxing on unique train rides, this is the tour for you”- Harold and Lorraine Schiller QLD


“We had two superb days on the Goldfields steam train in the comfort of first-class Pullman carriages and a lovely lunch on the Emmylou paddle steamer in Echuca- beautifully organised and executed”- Hopson’s, ROUND CORNER, NSW

“If, when travelling, you like to expect the unexpected, travel with a great bunch of fellow travellers, rest assured that your tour has been professionally organised and experience the surrounding scenery then travel to Victoria with Scott McGregor’s Railway Adventures”- Walker’s, SUSSEX INLET, NSW

“See Victoria from a different perspective, off the beaten track. A great mix of history and restored rail experiences.” – Thorp’s, NEWSTEAD, TAS

New South Wales Outback

“Wonderful trip – great guides, fun, small group and seeing Far West NSW was magnificent – my eyes were opened, and I learned so much.”  – Debbie Barker, Waitara

“There are so many wonderful highlights to this tour, it was a great opportunity to see the variety of outback towns and sights across NSW” – Rose
“Our second trip with Railway Adventures and thoroughly enjoyed both, would recommend to anyone who wants to see the country, no need to be a train buff. Trips are very well organised” – Linda
“Outback NSW by Railway Adventures is an amazing trip that allows you to visit parts of NSW that an independent traveller may not get to. The excursions, food, and accommodation are all first class. Kudos to our tour leader, Robert Kingsford Smith for an excellent 9 days!” – Debbie

Outback Queensland

“An amazing experience to see Queensland’s outback and Far North and support the State’s country folk. Loved the passion of all the local guides. Added bonus, travelling by rail, road and air. Mike was a great tour leader, so knowledgeable. Well done Railway Adventures team for putting together such an interesting and balanced tour especially during Covid times.”  – Elsa GreenCoorparoo, QLD

“A well-paced, well-organised holiday where nothing is an issue. Great people, great places. The right blend of history, scenery, trains, and unusual places.” – Kevin LawrenceTrevallyn, TAS

“The group was fantastic, we had numerous good laughs. Everything went well, smoothly, travelling the trains is an unforgettable experience. I have seen magnificent scenery of Far North Queensland, wild animals, and beautiful birds. For me it was just great, and I would recommend this trip to anyone who is particularly interested in train travel” – Martine Carter

“This has been an amazing tour. Professional, friendly and with a group of like-minded people. Would definitely recommend it to anyone.”- Rita LawrenceTrevallyn, TAS

“I would thoroughly recommend this tour to anyone interested in seeing outback Queensland by train. A great experience.” – Chris GreenCoorparoo, QLD

Wings & Wheels

“Couldn’t find in a million years a better team. Many thanks to all.” – Hugh Montgomery, Alexandria, NSW

“We thoroughly enjoyed the autumn rail tour to Cootamundra, Temora, Parkes and Bathurst over four sunny days of good company, delicious food and fine wine. The Temora Air show was a highlight. Railway Adventures comes highly recommended by two very satisfied customers.”- Ken & Trish MacRae, Pennant Hills

“Scott & team and LVR staff strive to make it an unforgettable experience. Thank you.” – Tim Ball, Kogarah, NSW

“Very enjoyable few days in Southwest NSW. Excellent leadership by Scott and his team. Scott’s knowledge of railway history and his communication are always very interesting and informative. Looking forward to another trip with Railway Adventures. Wonderful experience.”  – John Coates, Picnic Point, NSW

“Wonderful experience travelling on a vintage train and seeing the beautiful countryside. Meals on board were superb as were the staff. Thoroughly recommend this trip to everyone.”  – Pat Coates, Picnic Point, NSW

“Loved every minute of our tour which exceeded all expectations.” – Susanne Shipton, Leppington, NSW

North by North West

This was our first trip with you Scott. We had heaps of fun and learned so much. Made new friends and were very well cared for. We have already recommended you to friends and family. We WILL see you again. – Ian Browne, Tamworth

Scott’s ability to adapt to change thrust upon him and to end up with as good or even better is nothing short of amazing – All the staff are! – Dave Hopson, Glenhaven

The only way to go if you are over 70. Everything is done for you, no worries, no decisions, just sit back and enjoy your holiday! – Helen and Rob Kear

Scotty is the most wonderful tour leader, full of information but better still lots of fun and laughter. Bernie was caring and saw where needs arose. Love the wonderful old trains. – Jenny Hopson, Glenhaven

A wonderful and informative tour, very well organised with helpful hardworking staff including all the volunteers on the train. Warrick and Bev really made a big effort for us. Scott, Bernie, and Mariah were exceptional as was Greg the coach driver. – John & Sylvie Gooley

Our first tour, we could not fault Scott, Bernie and Mariah’s hospitality and knowledge. They made everyone feel more than welcome on this tour. Tour was just about perfect. – Wayne & Jane Gribble

Accreditations: A14416
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