Temporary Suspension of Passenger Services

**CANCELLATION OF TRAIN SERVICES** Please be aware, that as at 7pm on Tuesday 24th March 2020, in accordance with State and Federal Government health recommendations, the SHR Board of Management has decided that all passenger services on the Steamranger Heritage Railway have been temporarily suspended until further notice. More details to follow. Peter Michalak Acting…

Community Update Regarding Covid-19

SteamRanger Heritage Railway Community Update regarding COVID-19 We know this is a challenging time for all as we continue to receive updates and follow the Australian Government’s advice surrounding this global health emergency. Like many other organisations, the safety and wellbeing of our visitors, volunteers, staff and the community is our top priority. At present,…

Cockle Train Schedule Change: 25th Jan

SteamRanger Heritage Railway The Cockle Train: 2020 Santos Tour Down Under Saturday 25th January 2020 The historic Cockle Train will operate to an amended timetable on Saturday 25th January 2020, in conjunction with the 2020 Santos Tour Down Under. The 1.35pm Cockle Train will stop outside Port Elliot, offering our passengers an unobstructed view of…

520 Restoration Appeal

Help us restore South Australia’s largest operating steam locomotive. It’s tax time – why not make a donation toward 520’s restoration? Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible. Email us at 520@steamranger.org.au for details on how to make a tax-deductible donation. Alternatively, visit https://www.gofundme.com/loco-520-restoration-appeal to donate via go fund me (we cannot provide tax receipts for…

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…