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3801 Limited Steam Rail Tours

103 Regent Street | Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales 2004, Australia
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Relaxing trip to the Southern Highlands

A great rail trip from Central to Moss Vale. We disembarked at Robertson for lunch at the pub... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
DashertheBeagle
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Sydney, Australia
3801's Cockatoo Run - a blast from the past.

This train travels from Sydney to Moss Vale via Wollongong, Unanderra and Robertson. The carriages... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Geoff S
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Melbourne, Australia
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103 Regent Street | Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales 2004, Australia
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

A great rail trip from Central to Moss Vale. We disembarked at Robertson for lunch at the pub (something that can also be recommended). The train then travels to Moss Vale and stops to pick up on the return trip. Really good service, assistance and...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

This train travels from Sydney to Moss Vale via Wollongong, Unanderra and Robertson. The carriages are superbly restored old-style wooden bodied vehicles, staffed by the friendliest and most helpful people. Everything happens at a leisurely pace, and the climb up the escarpment provides breath taking...More

3  Thank Geoff S
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

I am in train on the way back to sydney from top tree flyer day trip operated by 3801 limited. I love it the whole experience and I want to recommend it to anyone or group who want to do something different. Try it and...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2016

From the confirmation of the initial online booking to the final farewell, I found the staff to be friendly and helpful. The 3801 trip was to the Christmas in July at the Robertson Hotel. A diesel locomotive and 4 carriages. We had fine weather and...More

1  Thank John H
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

This started before we even got on the train and throughout the day 1. I discussed motion sickness and that I needed to travel forward facing yet this was not taken into account, luckily other guests moved to accommodate this. Other operators using the same...More

1  Thank MichaelandTherese
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Reviewed November 4, 2015

Even on a very rainy day this trip was very well worthwhile. We joined the train at Sutherland on its way South from Central. The weather spoilt the viewing somewhat, but refreshments (very well priced and cheerfully served) made up for that. All the staff...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2014

3801 Limited in conjunction with Mount Pleasant Winery organised a wonderful day trip from Sydney to the Hunter Valley. The 3801 Diesel heritage train departed Central station at 8.30am picking up passengers at both Strathfield and Hornsby before travelling to Maitland. The train consisted of...More

5  Thank SanMicAus
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Reviewed July 6, 2012

Dear Husband is a train nut, so I usually try to plan a few train rides wherever we go. Sometimes, they are a bit tedious for those of us not entirely bewitched by rail travel -- seats can be uncomfortable, scenery repetitive, personnel downright rude....More

4  Thank MysteryPoodle
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