Matariki Night Lights Train - Tuhi ō nō rangi

Next Event: Friday 24th June 2022

Glenbrook Vintage Railway and Te Kopu Incorporated present Tuhi ō nō rangi - It is written in the sky - A Matariki Night Lights Festival at Waiuku.

Take a ride with Taiki The Train!

Glenbrook Vintage Railway's Matariki Night Lights Steam Train will depart from the Festival site at Waiuku approximately 25 minutes from 4pm till 9pm for a ride to Pukeoware Workshops and return.

The Matariki Night Lights Festival at Oha Cafe Waiuku will be open from 4pm till 9pm and will feature Night Markets, Great Kai (food and drink), Ice Skating, Music and more!

Train Fares

$10 Per Person (Ages 2+)
$40 Family (2 Adults, 4 Children aged 2-14 years)


Trains depart Waiuku (Victoria Ave) regularly from 4pm till 9pm

Return journey is approx 40 minutes


Please follow signage at Waiuku.


  • If you are sick, including showing any cold or flu symptoms - please stay home.
  • Masks are strongly encouraged under Traffic Light Orange to be worn for those aged 12 and up while inside.

Book now for Matariki Night Lights Steam Train - Tuhi ō nō rangi 2022

Your ticket entitles you to one return train ride on any one train departure. Entry to the event is free.


LIMITED train ticket sales are available for walk-up passengers from the ticket tent at Waiuku. Last train is 9pm.