With three boys who live and breathe all things that move, there is nothing more enjoyable than watching their faces on the Diamond Valley Railway, Eltham.
All aboard the next train
This miniature railways is run entirely by enthusiastic volunteers. The 2km track delights kids, young and old, as the trains meander through miniature tunnels, over bridges and level crossings with working signals.
Chugging through a beautiful bushland setting
Each ride takes about 15 minutes and is well worth the wait.
The railway operates every Sunday 11am-5pm and on Wednesdays 1pm-4pm during school holidays only.
With tickets priced at only $3 per person per ride, it makes for an affordable and fun day out for all the family. Tickets are available for purchase from the ticket booth at the station entrance.
The boys enjoying the ride
Donít be disheartened by the queues as it moves quickly once the first train departs and all the trains are up and running.
For kids that need to let off a bit more steam, there is a choice if two parks nearby as well as a sausage sizzle, coffee cart and ice cream van. They have got it all covered!
There is plenty of FREE parking and public toilets close by.
Toot toot! All aboard for a great day out!
Where: Diamond Valley Railway, Eltham Lower Park, 570 Main Rd, Eltham VIC 3095