Forthcoming events

John and Jeremy are hosting their 2019 Railfan Weekend on the Pichi Richi Railway. Featuring Yx141 and NM25 there will also be a diesel hauled mixed train, multiple photo stops including night shots. Cost $440 and limited to 50 passengers. Secure your spot with a deposit of $200.  Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Members are invited to travel on the Member's train on 10 August departing Quorn at 15:30 and returning Quorn 23:30.  More information to follow.

Cancel your Tuesday night plans this August - you've got a date with Michael Portillo!  

This renowned train enthusiast travelled on Pichi Richi Railway, The Ghan and the Indian Pacific and his 6-part series goes to air in August on SBS Australia

Stay tuned!


Sunday 2 June 2019 - diary date

After 10 years of rebuilding and almost 2 years of testing, Yx141 will make its public debut and will be turned over to the Locomotive Department of Pichi Richi Railway.

Following the launch, Yx141 will make a return trip from Quorn to Woolshed Flat at 10:30am, followed by shorter Quorn to Summit shuttle trips from 2pm onwards.  A limited number of tickets for the 10.30 am service are available for sale on-line and through the FRVIC. Shuttle service tickets will be available for $10.00 per person (children under 4 are free) on site on the day.