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Southern Steam Spectacular

5 days • with Scott McGregor and Friends

2021 tour departed, new dates coming soon
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In May 2021 we invite you to join us for six spectacular days of exploration, great train travel, fun and sensory overload. Over two years in the making this record-breaking Australian heritage rail journey will take you behind some of the country’s oldest and finest steam locomotives and carriages. Never before has a tour featured eight steam locomotives in one journey! Our star feature will be a short run on the 130-year-old locomotive Y112, as well as several sections where two or three locomotives will haul at the same time.

  • Soak up multiple steam-hauled journeys from Melbourne to Sea Lake, Wycheproof to Melbourne, Melbourne to Castlemaine, and Bendigo to Echuca
  • Enjoy a mystery heritage rail tour in Melbourne
  • Private viewing at the Newport Heritage Railway Workshops
  • Embark on another steam-hauled journey from Castlemaine to Maldon on the historic Victorian Goldfields Railway
  • Take a return heritage rail journey from Melbourne to Newport
  • Relax on a Murray River paddle steamer cruise with refreshments
  • Special farewell dinner in Echuca with beverages
  • Travel with expert guides and the services of your tour leaders along the way
  • Per Person: . $ 2,990
  • Single Supplement: $ 500
  • DATE
  • 19 May 2021 - 24 May 2021
  • 5 nights’ accommodation in comfortable, centrally located accommodation
  • Breakfast daily, four lunches and two dinners
  • Comprehensive sightseeing with expert local guides
  • Excursion/entrance fees, except those listed as optional in the itinerary