START AT LAKESIDE!
Beat the crowds and enjoy a visit to Emerald Lake Park either before or after the Puffing Billy journey. This park offers BBQ facilities and picnic tables, playground facilities, a wading pool and paddle boats for hire.
Share the grandeur and charm of a three hour steam train journey whilst savouring a delicious lunch in our fully enclosed, heritage dining carriages.
Australia's premier preserved steam railway
Public Transport Victoria (PTV) Update
Visitors travelling to Puffing Billy via electric train this weekend (19th & 20th May), please note that there are scheduled maintenance works on the Belgrave line.
Please allow extra travel time to arrive at Puffing Billy. For more information, and to plan your journey, please visit www.ptv.vic.gov.au
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Our live performer will have you up and dancing or, simply sit back and relax with your family and friends.
Join us for a night of fine wine, food and live entertainment by local band ‘Black and Blue’.
This three-hour experience allows plenty of time to savour your meal, take in the scenic vista of Dandenong Ranges and explore the delights of Emerald Lake Park.
The evening will be filled with the nostalgia and charm of steam, whilst enjoying our roving musician, providing an unforgettable experience.
Jazz on Puffing Billy will be trumpeting along with live Jazz music with Off the Cuff, great local wines and a dinner in the historic Nobelius Packing Shed.
Enjoy an intriguing night of murder, mystery and suspense aboard Puffing Billy’s evening dining train.
Here is your opportunity to drive a 130-year old steam locomotive along a winding, steeply graded narrow-gauge railway, through a variety of inspiring scenery between Emerald and Cockatoo.