Events

Our operating Schedule for 2017:

January 15th We will not be open over Wellington Anniversary Weekend.

Febuary 5th & 6th (Waitangi Weekend) and 19th

March 5th (Children's Day Special) and 19th

April 2nd and 16th & 17th (Easter Weekend) 

May 7th and 21st

June  4th & 5th (Queens Birthday Weekend) and 18th

July 2nd and 16th

Aug 6th and 20th

Sept 3rd (Fathers Day Special) and 17th 

Santa will be visiting Silver Stream Railway on Sunday the 6th of December from 11am till 4pm.

 

RM30

Our heritage trains will be running on both Labour Weekend Sunday and Monday. On Sunday One of our steam locomotives will be hauling the train of two old style wooden carriages and the guards van with open viewing platform. On Monday R.M.30 our standard railcar built in 1938 will be running. This railcar holds the record for the fastest journey between Auckland and Wellington.

C847

Silver Stream Railway will be open on Sunday the 18th of October from 11am till 4pm. One of our steam locomotives will be hauling the train of two old style wooden carriages and the guards van with open viewing platform.

C847

Silver Stream Railway will be open on Sunday the 4th of October from 11am till 4pm. One of our steam locomotives will be hauling the train of two old style wooden carriages and the guards van with open viewing platform.

C847 and PWD531

Dads get half price entry when accompanied by a over 5 year old. We will have the biggest and smallest steam locomotives in our operating fleet in action, C847 hauling our wooden passenger carriages and guards van and PWD531, the smallest hauling the very popular open wagon. Gates open at 11am and trains run regularly during the day, your entry ticket allows you as many rides as you want on either train. The last train will leave at around 3:45pm.

We are next open to the public on Sunday 21st of June from 11am to 4pm for train rides. You can ride all day on your ticket.

We are next open to the public on Sunday 7th of June from 11am to 4pm for train rides. You can ride all day on your ticket.

Rm30

Due to the recent bridge strike of the Eastern Hutt Road railway overbridge, Kiwirail are closing the portion of Eastern Hutt Road to allow repairs to be carried out. Due to this closure Silver Stream Railway will be closed this Sunday the 18th of January. However, we will be open from 11am on Monday the 19th of January for Wellington Anniversary day with Vintage Railcar R.M.30, running in honor of long term member Bill Mclean who passed away this week.

Santa

Join us for a day with Santa on Sunday 30th November. Santa will be arriving at the railway around 11am and will be staying until 3:30.