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Steam into Spring Excursion Train


Sat 30 Sep 2017, 8:00am–8:00pm

Where: Paekakariki Railway Station, Tilley Road, Paekākāriki, Kapiti Coast

Restrictions: All Ages

Listed by: inforew

Ride the rails on a heritage excursion train running from Paekakariki (Kapiti Coast) to Waipukurau and return.

The train departs Paekakariki at 8 am and will arrive back at 8 pm and there will be pickups at most stations en route (Paraparaumu, Waikanae, Otaki, Levin, Palmerston North and Woodville). Book at

The journey highlights will include travelling through the spectacular Manawatu Gorge by rail and riding over the famous Ormondville Viaduct.

The first part of the journey will be hauled by an immaculately restored steam locomotive swapping over to a diesel locomotive at Woodville for the remainder of the journey to Waipukurau.

The Excursion Train includes a buffet counter and you are also welcome to bring own food onboard. You’ll spend two hours in Central Hawke’s Bay where you will have the option of sampling some of the local highlights such as the Atmosphere Gallery, picking daffodils, lunch & wine tasting at Pukeroa Estate or exploring the town centre.

*Reduced fares joining at Levin or Palmerston North. All reserved seating.

The Steam into Spring Excursion Train is part of 'The Spring Fling' - a series of standout events that capture the essence of springtime in Central Hawke’s Bay.