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The Victorian Goldfields Railway offers you
the opportunity to drive a train.

Don't Just Ride It, Drive It

Have you or someone you know ever dreamt of driving a Steam or Diesel train? To feel the power of the locomotive with their own hands and experience the wonder of a bygone era?

The Victorian Goldfields Railway offers the opportunity to drive one of our heritage Steam or Diesel Locomotives while in charge of a Goods train.
Our experiences cater for everyone, from Grandpa's Birthday Present to the 4 person group experience.

You need absolutely no previous railway knowledge or experience.

Driver Experiences may be enjoyed any day except: Sundays, Wednesdays, special event weekends, School Holiday Saturdays or during the Summer Fire Danger Period (usually around 1st December to 30th March)

This Experience is for Everyone!

Use the Navigation Links near the top of the page to find more information about our range of Driver Experience Packages