We went on this trip for 3 days 2 nights sleeping on the train and it was the most enjoyable and relaxing time due to there were no need to worry about anything as all meals were provided with complementary drink of your choice and...More
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Thoroughly enjoyed the short "gallop to Gisborne," We decided to book in for lunch at the Barringo Restaurant across the road from the railway station. Had a magnificent meal,in the restuarant then settled into the lounge and a Port and Coffee to finish off the...More
What a great day our on the 707. The trip was well planned and the volunteers all very helpful. It was a really fun day out & we’re already planning our next 707 excursion
707 ensure a fun day is had by all. We enjoyed the journey and the ease of getting into town with the mini bus.
I took my family on the 707 to Gisborne, and then on to Daylesford. The train trip was great and a great experience. The only thing I didn’t enjoy was the market it was closing when we got there. That was a disappointment, and the...More
A great and very comfortable steam train ride - really lovely and it's always nice to chug along (and see the surprised faces of others by the way).
Great seats in the train. Disappointing when we arrived at Gisborne that no facilities were open at the station
The trip was smooth and the amenities on the train were better than expected. I would recommend 707 for any steam train enthusiast
Thoroughly enjoyed our day out, great value for money. Friendly staff and clean comfortable carriage, will definitely travel again in future!
Trip ran smoothly and to schedule. Only issues were lack of non functioning of toilets and showers in our carriage (this carriage should not be used again!).More
Hi and thank you for your review of the Northern Steam Explorer. Our equipment dates from the 1960's, so you were travelling in a heritage carriage. Sadly these carriages are not used on a daily basis anymore, however before each excursion all on board equipment...More