About the Railway
The Walhalla Goldfields Railway runs on the former 2'6"
gauge Moe - Walhalla line. The section of line
between Thompson and Walhalla has been restored
for tourist operation, and there are are plans to restore the Thomston - Erica
About the Route
The line from Thompson to Walhalla is about 4 km and takes 20 minutes each
The train runs
mostly through mountainous forest, there are 8 bridges between
Thompson and Walhalla. Trains commence at Walhalla and run to Thompson with no intermedite stops.
About the Trains
The Walhalla Goldfields Railway runs
narrow gauge diesels with specially constructed wooden bodied
When do the Trains Run and How Often?
Trains run on most Wednesdays,
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Trains also run every
day during school holidays. Click here for running days
There are generally 3 return
services from Walhalla (2 during winter), departing
Walhalla at 11:00, 13:00 and 15:00 (15:00 train does not
Can I Get There by Public Transport?