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GOULBURN to Moss vale
Picnic Trains

Goulburn to Moss Vale (return)

Two Days Only!

  • Saturday, 27th April 2024

  • Sunday, 28th April 2024

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Experience the excitement of a steam train trip behind former New South Wales government railways locomotive 5917 as The Picnic Train presents a very special weekend of trips between Goulburn and Moss Vale. Traveling each way through the beautiful Southern Highlands. On arrival at Moss Vale you will have around 1 hour for a picnic in the adjacent park before the train departs back to Goulburn. 

Perfect for the whole family and groups alike.


Please Note: All fares are for same-day return travel.


Private Compartment — $390 per group

Enjoy the benefit of an entire compartment to yourselves in a heritage 'S' type — great for families and social groups! One booking is good for up to a maximum of eight (8) people, including children. Compartments are fitted with tables.

Four Seater Booth — $260 per group

Spacious four seat booth with table in a 'N' type classic heritage saloon carriage. Booths are fitted with tables.


Classic Duo — $180 for two people

Window seating for two people within a 'N' type classic heritage carriage. Enjoy a large individual seat on either side of a table.

Group of 4 Seating - Air Conditioned Lounge Car*— $260 per group

Four Seats together in an Air Conditioned Lounge Car


Full Carriage or Full Train Hire — Call for Quote

*These cars do not include picnic tables


Please pay special attention to the number and type of seats you have selected before making your purchase.




PLEASE NOTE: Passengers may disembark at Moss Vale. Your ticket is for the round-trip journey.

Saturday, 27th April 2024

(Goulburn to Moss Vale return)


  • Goulburn - dep 8.30am

  • Moss Valearr 9.45am

                                - dep 11.30am

  • Goulburn - arr 12.40pm



  • Goulburn - dep 2.45p

  • Moss Vale arr 4.00pm
                           - dep 5.30pm

  • Goulburn - arr 6.45pm

Sunday, 28th April 2024

(Goulburn to Moss Vale return)


  • Goulburn - dep 8.30am 

  • Moss Valearr 9.45am
                           - dep 11.10am

  • Goulburn - arr 12.20pm



  • Goulburn - dep 2.45pm

  • Moss Valearr 3.55pm                                     - dep 5.00pm

  • Goulburn - arr 6.15pm

*Indicative times only. Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to departure. An update email will be sent to the ticket booking a couple of days prior to the event with final details. Train departure and arrival times are subject to change at any time. Should anything change on the day the onboard crew will keep you informed.

Buffet Car:

A buffet service will be available on this train offering light refreshments drinks/snacks and selling merchandise .

In the spirit of The Picnic Train, we encourage passengers to bring their own picnic hampers.


The Picnic Train is a licensed venue and will be offering alcoholic beverages for sale in the Buffer car.


Babies and Toddlers:

Babies in arms and small toddlers not requiring a booked seat may be brought along at no additional cost.

Prams, wheelchairs and walkers:

Due to space restrictions and for the safety of all aboard, large prams and mobility equipment cannot be taken aboard the train.  You may bring a small collapsible pram that can be stored in overhead luggage racks. The pram must be collapsed and ready to bring aboard when the train arrives at the platform. If in doubt please call us for further information.


Toilets are available in most carriages. These will be locked while in metropolitan areas.


Mobile Phones:

There are no charging points on the heritage carriages. It is recommended that you bring an external battery charger for your mobile devices.



Please pay special attention to the number and type of seats you have selected before making your purchase.

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