Vale: Brian Busch 4/10/1946 – 11/09/2017

Vale: Brian Busch 4th October 1946 – 11th September 2017   It is with considerable sadness, that SteamRanger mourns the loss of Brian Busch, who passed away on the evening of Monday 11th September 2017.     In September 1965 joined the South Australian Railways as a Junior Clerk in the Superintendents office in Adelaide.…

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The Finniss Flyer

Join us on Wednesday 11th October , as we travel by heritage ‘Redhen’ railcar northward from Goolwa. We will pass our Goolwa Depot – home of our Cockle Train services, over the towering Currency Creek Bridge, and on through the mallee scrub and rolling farm land, to the tiny hamlet of Finniss. Enjoy a bite…

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Great South Australian Duck Race Special

Sunday 12th November 2017 All aboard the Great South Australian Duck Race Special! Departing Mt Barker, our train will steam* over the southern Mt Lofty Ranges, and down to Strathalbyn, where there’s plenty of time to waddle down to Great South Australian Duck Race, held in the Soldier’s Memorial Park, on the banks of the…

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Twilight Southern Encounter

Mt. Barker to Victor Harbor Saturday 21st October 2017 Now that the Football season is over, here’s something just a little different! Join our Twilight STEAM HAULED Southern Encounter departing Mt. Barker at 4.00pm for Victor Harbor. Arrival back at Mt. Barker is at approximately 11.15pm. (Steam subject to fire restrictions). Passengers may join the…

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