Media kit

Puffing Billy Railway has broadcast quality footage and copyright free photos available for media and promotional use. You can request photos and other assets from Puffing Billy Railway below.

Filming and photography at Puffing Billy Railway

The information on this page relates to commercial filming and photography, including television, feature films, advertising and television commercials, documentaries and music videos as well as wedding photography, university assignments and projects related to portfolio development.

Puffing Billy Railway owns the land along the rail corridor between Belgrave and Gembrook station. We are a working railway.

Before conducting any commercial filming and photography activities at Puffing Billy Railway (including onboard the train and along the railway track), written permission must be sought from an authorised Puffing Billy representative.


Please note that even if you are only going to be in public spaces (onboard the train, on the platforms of the stations, etc) you still need to obtain written permission to film at Puffing Billy Railway.

Michael Greenhill
Photo by Michael Greenhill


Kindly contact Puffing Billy Railway no later than 10 business days prior to the date you wish to conduct your filming or photography.

Puffing Billy Railway will respond to your email within five business days of receiving it. Please note that if we need to make complex arrangements for your filming/photographic activity it may take us more than five days to respond to your request and confirm permission.

Please also note the following requirements for any filming and photography at Puffing Billy Railway:

To seek permission, please complete the Film Crew and Photography Request Form and submit this to the Marketing Team. A PDF version of this form is available here (PDF), and can be emailed to