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The Kiama Picnic Train



The Kiama Picnic Train is a steam-hauled day trip to Kiama, where passengers have over three hours to explore this idyllic South Coast town and enjoy the activities on offer.



Saturday, 8 June 2019

Sunday, 9 June 2019



First Class (includes a welcome glass of sparking wine)

  • Adult — $95 (16yo+)
  • Senior — $90 (Seniors card holders)
  • Child — $70 (3–15yo)


Standard Class

  • Adult — $75 (16yo+)
    • $65 from Thirroul or Wollongong
  • Senior — $70 (Seniors card holders)
    • $60 from Thirroul or Wollongong
  • Child — $55 (3–15yo)
    • $45 from Thirroul or Wollongong


Private Compartment

  • First Class Private Compartment — $480 (spacious compartment seating up to 6 people, incl a welcome glass of sparking wine)
  • Standard Private Compartment — $480 (spacious compartment seating up to 8 people)



Outbound Journey (picking up at the following locations)

  • Sydney Terminal dep 8.40am
  • Hurstville dep 9.05am
  • Sutherland dep 9.20am
  • Thirroul dep 11.00am
  • Wollongong dep 11.20am
  • Kiama arr 12.25pm


Return Journey (setting down at the following locations)

  • Kiama dep 4.20pm
  • Wollongong arr 5.20pm
  • Thirroul arr 5.35pm
  • Sutherland arr 7.10pm
  • Hurstville arr 7.25pm
  • Sydney Terminal arr 7.55pm


Approximate times only. Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to departure. Any critical variation in departure times will be conveyed by phone, text message or email.


Buffet Car:

The Kiama Picnic Train is equipped with a Buffet Car where light meals/snacks and beverages can be purchased. Passengers are also welcome to bring their own snacks and non-alcoholic drinks. Alcoholic beverages need to be purchased on board. Passengers are able to walk through the train to the Buffet Car.


Strictly no BYO alcohol.



Toilets are available in most carriages.


The Picnic Train is proudly operated by Sydney Rail Services.