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All All News Thomas Blog Workshop Behind Closed Doors… June 3, 2020 Testing An NG/G16! December 18, 2019 A New Whistle In The Hills! November 7, 2019 Fire In The Hole! September 27, 2019 NG/G16 – A Quick Update September 23, 2019 Continental Puffing Billy? September 23, 2019 861 – Back on Track June 25,…

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A New Chimney For ‘Real Puffing Billy’!

Signs of corrosion through the side of the chimney … and no spare parts …. then what ???

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Puffing Billy Railway

简介 普芬比利铁路(Puffing Billy Railway)是名副其实的“活”博物馆,也是墨尔本最具标志性的旅游景点之一。 欢迎前来乘坐这辆拥有百年历史,历经沧桑的蒸汽火车。它至今仍运行在贝尔格雷夫(Belgrave)和简布鲁克(Gembrook)之间的原始山区铁道上,穿梭于植被茂密的丹顿农山脉之中。 普芬比利铁路修建于1900年,主要为当地山区居民服务,运送乘客、木材、马铃薯和植物等。当年,为了开发维多利亚州偏远地区,总共修建了四条窄轨铁路,普芬比利铁路是其中保存最完好的一条。 经过900多名热心义工的不懈努力,普芬比利铁路现已成为重要旅游景点,每天都有蒸汽火车运行(圣诞节除外)。 我们的义工热情欢迎中国游客的到来,他们身着传统制服,服务细致周到,将带您踏上复古体验之旅,让您回到20世纪初普芬比利蒸汽火车的辉煌岁月。 我们备有免费《中文版旅行指南》可供索取。本资料单将为您介绍蒸汽小火车途经的每个景点,伴您穿行于丹顿农山脉高高的花楸树林和蕨丛溪谷之间。 普芬比利铁路欢迎广大游客前来庆祝中国农历新年。由于节日期间游客众多,我们特提醒您及早预订火车票。   地点 普芬比利铁路的贝尔格雷夫车站(Belgrave Station)位于1 Old Monbulk Road, Belgrave,坐落在墨尔本以东40公里处,驱车仅需1小时。 如何前来普芬比利   乘公共交通(城铁) 坐城铁至普芬比利铁路的贝尔格雷夫车站很简便。从墨尔本市中心搭乘贝尔格雷夫专线列车(Belgrave Line Train)至贝尔格雷夫站(约需70分钟)。抵达贝尔格雷夫后,沿着站台上的蓝线前往普芬比利火车站(步行两分钟)。 >自驾车或乘客车 普芬比利的贝尔格雷夫车站位于1 Old Monbulk Road, Belgrave。 停车场 请注意:1 Old Monbulk Road没有停车场,只是一个下车点。 普芬比利停车场    免费停车:经由Belgrave – Gembrook Road路进入,入口就在城铁桥之前 贝尔格雷夫CFA 停车场    可在Bayview Road路上免费停车。 贝尔格雷夫城铁停车场    免费停车:沿着主路桥下方路标指示的人行道前行即可。 贝尔格雷夫Safeway停车场    主街店铺后面可免费停车。可能有停车限制规定。 在Mater Christi学院停车    仅限在维多利亚州学校放假期间免费停车。 点击此处查看谷歌地图。   一日游公司 墨尔本的各大观光公司都组织普芬比利铁路观光,每天发团的知名公司包括:…

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Puffing Billy Railway Rates Request Form

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Puffing Billy Running Festival

Monday 16th March 2020. IMPORTANT UPDATE: 2020 Puffing Billy Running Festival cancelled. The health and safety of runners, spectators, volunteers, staff and the wider community are paramount. Due to the rapidly developing COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing uncertainty created by the spread of this virus, it is with much regret that we advise the Puffing…

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Puffing Billy Relic Of Our More Leisurely Days

PUFFING BILLY RELIC OF OUR MORE LEISURELY DAYS The world famous steam train, The Puffing Billy Railway, is Australia’s favourite train and one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. The railway which commenced operation in Australia on December 18, 1900 and operates every day except Christmas Day, is a genuine relic of our…

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Puffing Billy is Reborn

End of the Line Closure of the Gembrook railway From the early 1930’s, the Gembrook railway earned a reputation for being a financial liability on the Victorian Railways. The steep grades on the line limited the amount of goods that could be transported and the change of gauge at Upper Ferntree Gully added extra expense…

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Book Online – Dine & Dance on Puffing Billy

Tour Gift Voucher – Dine & Dance on Puffing Billy This is an OPEN DATED Gift Voucher valid for 12 months from date of purchase. If purchasing MULTIPLE Gift Vouchers (eg. one voucher for ‘mum and dad’ and another voucher for ‘best friend and partner’) please process these bookings as separate online transactions. When booking…

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Puffing Billy Book

Saving Puffing Billy is a fascinating story of public sentiment for the railway giving rise to the formation of the Puffing Billy Preservation Society in 1955 and the saga of rescuing the line from imminent scrapping; the restoration phase; the re-openings to Menzies Creek in 1962 and to Emerald in 1965 – all within the…

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Murder on the Puffing Billy Express

Enjoy an intriguing night of murder, mystery and suspense aboard Puffing Billy’s evening dining train.

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