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PUFFING BILLY OPERATES DAILY EXCEPT CHRISTMAS DAY. Puffing Billy is Australia’s favorite steam train and one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. This century-old steam train continues to run on its original mountain track from...more
Certificate of Excellence
Closes in 21 min
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1 Old Monbulk Road, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
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We took the option of 1st class with luncheon. Orginally we had booked for a different day, but the company changed it and gave complimentary drinks to compensate.
We started at 12.30pm at Belgrave, entree was served before we departed. The thai cakes were nice,...More
Last night myself and 3 friends went on the steam and cuisine experience. The actual train ride and staff was excellent however the cuisine was well below average. The food was served cold and was tasteless. The crab cakes and pork ribeye was overcooked. The...More
I did a half day trip leaving from Fed Square which included the Puffing Billy train ride. Train is very well run by volunteers and was a fun but cold ride the day I went as the carriages are open air so rug up if...More
Everything there is operated by volunteers so please help to take good care of the place. Very relax moment when you are on the train . Suggest to sit right hand side on the train to get better views . The train to puffing billy...More
A beautiful scenic day enjoying the fresh air in the Dandenong Ranges. A ride on puffing Billy steam train was very special. A yummy Devonshire tea included as well.
Travelling in a comfortable Kings coach with Steve our friendly driver giving us wonderful commentary, you...More
You don’t have to do much on this ride, particularly if you’re riding in the non-food class.
Top tip: heading from Belgrave, sit on the right side of the train. Views are more interesting and stunning.
A perfect way to forest bathe, meditate and get...More
Date of experience: September 2019
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Puffing Billy R, Marketing Executive at Puffing Billy Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for visiting Puffing Billy with your family. It sounds like you all had a great time travelling with us, despite the cold weather.
We are definitely working on ways to increase our interpretation experience and will take your feedback onboard.
Hello, we want for the luncheon 3 service on Puffing Billy. The experience was really nice. The only thing that was disappointing was the food. The only thing good was the desserts at the end. I made for a pretty expensive trip. Chicken skewers were...More
Date of experience: September 2019
Puffing Billy R, Marketing Executive at Puffing Billy Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2019
Thanks for visiting Puffing Billy and sharing you feedback with us. We have taken your feedback on board along with others feedback from recent times and will be changing the Luncheon menu options from October onwards. As it is a seasonal menu, we do update...More