Past events

Get on board for some wintry yuletide cheer! Enjoy nibbles and licensed bar on board our festive carriages on your steam train journey to the Old Willows Brewery Restaurant. Settle around the roaring log fire to enjoy a three-course Christmas feast.

The Transcontinental (from Quorn) and Afghan Express (from Port Augusta) cross over at Woolshed Flat. A photographers delight!

The Transcontinental and Pichi Richi Explorer both depart Quorn at 10:30am and travel as a double header to Woolshed Flat. The Transcontinental continues to Port Augusta and passengers have plenty of time to enjoy lunch or visit the many attractions before departing Port Augusta at 2:30pm for a 4:30 arrival in Quorn.

Hordes of photographers and onlookers are expected at Quorn on Monday 25 April, when Pichi Richi Railway’s ‘Troop Train’ stages a recreation of days gone by, a fitting way to commemorate Anzac Day.

Bring along your favourite bear for a special steam train ride on Richi Railway’s “Teddy Bear’s Picnic” train departing Quorn on Sunday 3 October 2010. There’s fun for the family with games, prizes and a teddy bear’s parade.

Departs Quorn 2.30pm—bring your favourite bear

Fun for all the family with a steam train journey, games and prizes, and the Teddy Bear’s Parade.

The Afghan Express and Pichi Richi Explorer meet at Woolshed Flat and travel to Quorn as a steam double header. A fantastic opportunity for photographers!

Also available on Sunday 24 October

Quorn’s Austral Inn Hotel hits the rails with the Austral Luncheon Train, a rolling feast that departs on the last Sunday of each month. Limited to only 14 luncheon guests, passengers enjoy exclusive access to the first class compartments and dining saloon for a sumptuous 3 course ‘rolling feast’.