Jazz on Puffing Billy

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.

$20 Off Jazz


Saturday 30th June 2018

Puffing Billy invites you to board our newly refurbished dining carriages as you immerse yourself in an evening of train travel, good food and wine, and live entertainment from local jazz band, Off the Cuff.

Our carriages are fully equipped with heating during the cooler months.


Receive $20 off per person when you dine with us on Saturday 30th June.

Use promo code EOFYJAZZ when you book online.

  • $20 off per person off the original price. Not available in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Only valid for Jazz on Puffing Billy on Saturday 30th June 2018 only.
  • Date of travel subject to availability.
  • Not available for Gift Vouchers.

From the moment you board at Puffing Billy's Belgrave station platform, your feet will be tapping as you enjoy the live jazz performed by local band the Off the Cuff! Afterwards, you will board the train for a fun-filled journey through the Dandenong Ranges all the way up to the historic restored Packing Shed.

Your entree of homemade soup will be served on board the heritage dining carriages, which are heated in winter to ensure your journey is both comfortable and enjoyable.

In the rustic informality of the 'Nobelious Packing Shed', you'll be sure to enjoy the blazing log fire during the cooler months.

Our carvery includes various roast meats, vegetables and salads, and is followed by various dessert options.

You will be listening to more Jazz tunes until the driver blows the whistle signalling your return to the train.

The return journey back to Belgrave wraps up the evening, with a complimentary glass of port, tea, coffee and dinner chocolates and served.



Please note:

  • No concessions apply.
  • There is no air-conditioning in our carriages (we use natural air-conditioning - windows!) However, the carriages are equipped with heating during the cooler months.
  • Unless already sold out, bookings will close at 12 noon on the last business day prior to travel.


  • Train journey, three course dinner, entertainment, tea, coffee and dinner chocolates. A range of beverages including local wines are available for purchase.



7.30pm on selected Friday evenings

7.00pm on selected Saturday evenings

Ladies and Gentlemen, it is important to arrive at Puffing Billy’s Belgrave Station at least 20 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.  Your crew is on a mission to whisk you away to solve scandal and scam - on time!

Arrival back to Belgrave Station is approximate 11.30pm.




  • Saturday 30 June

Please check availability by selecting your preferred event date in the booking widget below.




A range of beverages, including internationally acclaimed wines from the Yarra Valley Region, are available for purchase both on board the train and in the Nobelius Packing Shed.



Puffing Billy Railway can only cater for the following special dietary requirements:

  • vegetarians
  • gluten free/ celiacs
  • diabetes

To confirm dietary requirements, please phone our Customer Service Team on (03) 9757 0700 no later than 72 hours prior to departure, otherwise, we cannot guarantee your request.



Dining Carriage - due to the heritage nature of our dining carriages, the table configurations can seat up to two (2) or up to four (4) people. If your party consists of more than 4 people, we will do our best to ensure your tables are located close to each other.

Packing Shed - the tables located in the Packing Shed can seat up to a maximum of 12 people and where possible we will do our best to seat your party together.



Our heritage dining carriages have tables and chairs that are fixed to the floor and cannot be moved. As a result, people of generous proportions could find seating in the dining carriages restrictive. Please note that the distance between the edge of the table and the back of the chair is only 41 centimetres. To ensure you have a positive experience at Puffing Billy Railway we strongly urge you to contact our Customer Service Centre should you have any concerns.

Gift vouchers

Jazz on Puffing Billy gift vouchers are available and make an ideal present to celebrate that special occasion. For further details please contact our Customer Service Centre on (03) 9757 0700 or purchase online.

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