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Australian Railway Historical Society

Geijera Place, Canberra 2004, Australia
61 (0)2 6239 6707
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Ranked #51 of 110 attractions in Canberra
Most recent review
- Apr 3, 2013
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Canberra, Australia
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167 reviews 167 reviews
76 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

The Historical Society run train trips to Bungendore for special events eg Easter, Valentine's Day etc. Passengers need to book tickets in advance as the train rides are usually sold out. Volunteer staff are very helpful and show people to their seats on the train. Our train trip was very unusual in that we had 2 engines to pull the... More

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Canberra, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Get away on a romantic train trip and enjoy a great meal to-boot. Lovely food, wine, service whilst enjoying the scenic views from Canberra to Bungendore. Great Value too.

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Canberra, Australia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

I went with a social group I'm in, I had a great time. Great staff and it was a fun day.

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Canberra, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We went by train to Bungendore from Canberra and return, to have lunch at Le Tres Bon to celebrate a 60th birthday. The train brought back memories of travel year ago, though I think it was older than any I've been on. The (volunteer) staff on the train were helpful and knowledgeable and their love of trains and their knowledge... More

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Canberra, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Worth a look if you're into trains. An historical tour is taken which is very interesting. Not glitzy or exciting but really good.

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