Autumn Highlander Services – Every Thursday in April and May!

Explore the stunning Mt Lofty Ranges this Autumn by train. SteamRanger Heritage Railway will operate ‘The Highlander’ using heritage 1950’s ‘Redhen’ Railcars or heritage diesel locomotives, hauling wooden passenger carriages, from Mt Barker to Strathalbyn and return, each Thursday during April and May 2018! Travelling south from Mt Barker, your train climb to the highest…

Track Maintenance

Culvert Installation at Mt Barker – April 2017 SteamRanger track crew and Bluestone Estate contractors were involved in the installation of a new drainage culvert under the mainline in the Mt Barker to Philcox Hill section of the line during April 2017. These photos, taken by Track Manager Ray Green illustrate the sheer size of…