If you will be in Western Australia you are going to love the heritage railways and tramways here.Check out the Great Rail Experiences Western Australia website.
You can learn to drive a steam train – no we are not kidding – in one day! You can bring your children to ride with Thomas the Tank (steam) Engine, or hire a carriage for your child’s birthday party! We’ve got Forest Trains and Restaurant trains – come see!
There’s a privately operated tourist railway in the south west which conveys tourists through deep forests and picturesque countryside as well as recreating the history of the timber railways that were so important to the region’s development and growth.
Click the map for locales and the links in the side menu for the operators’ websites.