Royal Train Anniversary Special Sunday 12th January

De508 and 505

2014 marks 60 years since the passage of the last royal train carrying Queen Elizabeth II in January 1954.

The last train ran between Wellington and Masterton and was hauled by 2 De class locomotive between Wellington and Summit.

On the 12th of January our regular trains will be hauled by De508 and De505 to mark this special occasion.

Entry tickets are valid all day for UNLIMITED rides behind these 2 locomotives. Gates open at 11am with the last train departing at around 3:45pm.