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707 Operations

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

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

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 528graemeb
Reviewed July 16, 2019

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

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

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

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 15, 2019

707 ensure a fun day is had by all. We enjoyed the journey and the ease of getting into town with the mini bus.

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank danielle565
Reviewed July 15, 2019

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

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

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).

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Great seats in the train. Disappointing when we arrived at Gisborne that no facilities were open at the station

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lucia s
Reviewed July 8, 2019

The trip was smooth and the amenities on the train were better than expected. I would recommend 707 for any steam train enthusiast

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kyt J
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Thoroughly enjoyed our day out, great value for money. Friendly staff and clean comfortable carriage, will definitely travel again in future!

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sallyhurley11
Reviewed June 23, 2019

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

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Date of experience: June 2019
Thank RossOgilvie
Darren W, Public Relations Manager at 707 Operations, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

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

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BeckandSteven
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Darren W | Property representative |
No, we don't operate on every weekend. Usually once per month. Check our website for dates that we have a running day. Thanks!
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