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Celebrate christmas with lights, cheer, trains, and a visit from Santa! Sponsored by Counties Energy
Over the years, our passionate volunteers fundraised to acquire locomotives and carriages from around the country, as well as cutting back the gorse that had overgrown the railway line using machetes. The fully working railway that is the Glenbrook Vintage Railway you see today is a testament to the vision, dedication, and hard work of these founding members.Learn more about us
Take a trip aboard our steam train through the beautiful countrysideView details
Treat yourself to a First Class Experience featuring High Tea on the train!View details
9 March 2024
Back by popular demand! - Take a day trip by train down the Main Trunk Line from Hamilton, Te Awamutu, Otorohanga or Te Kuiti to Ohakune and return - via the Great Viaducts and Raurimu Spiral!View details
10 March 2024
Back by popular demand! - Travel by steam train on one of three trips from Hamilton to Huntly and return behind recently restored 108 year old Steam Locomotive Ww 644!View details
10 March 2024
Take a short trip back in time - From Hamilton Frankton Station to Ruakura and return behind recently restored 108 year old Steam Locomotive Ww 644!View details
11 May 2024
Treat mum to a sumptuous luncheon at Vilagrad Winery, a shopping spree at the Base, or just a family day out aboard this special heritage train journey from Waiuku/Glenbrook.View details
Help our volunteers restore and maintain our locomotives, carriages, and railway for the enjoyment of future generations. Donate online now!
The Glenbrook Vintage Railway is a project of the Railway Enthusiasts Society. Become a member of the RES to be able to view news and get early notification on some events.