Train Ride Info
The Australian Sugar Cane Railway takes you on a 2km circuit through the Bundaberg Botanic Gardens.
The journey takes you across several bridges and ponds, through the heart of our locomotive workshop, past the Friendship Grove, around the Woodworkers Guild forest, past the Chinese gardens and other attractions such as Café 1928, Hinkler House, Hinkler Hall of Aviation, the Rare Fruit Orchard and Australian Rainforest, Fairymead House and the Bundaberg Historical Museum.
We are disability friendly and wheelchair accessible (we have an approved access ramp for placing wheelchairs or mobility scooters into carriages).
You do NOT have to pre-book except when Private Hiring the train.
Tickets are available for purchase from our ticket window at the station platform.
School aged children $2 (under 5’s free)
Family $14 (2 adults and 2 or more school age children)
Tickets are available by CASH ONLY at the station.
**WE DO NOT HAVE EFTPOS but there is an ATM located inside Café 1928**
Our trains run inside the Bundaberg Botanical Gardens on most Sundays & Wednesdays plus most public holidays.
During Queensland School Holidays we operate on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from 9am and 3:30pm.
You can find our current operating schedule on our facebook page which covers several months in advance
Our Steam or Diesel trains are available for private hire for functions such as school excursions, weddings, birthdays, groups, clubs and other private events.
Private hire allows your guests to have exclusive use of the train for the time that you have the train hired for.
Please Contact Us for further information.
* Phone: 07 4152 6609 (Mondays & Thursdays 7am – 11.30am)
* Call in at our workshop on Monday or Thursday mornings
* Ask for the private hire form at our station on running days
* Post a request to: The Secretary, PO Box 7209, Bundaberg North, Qld 4670
* Download / Fill in our ONLINE BOOKING FORM (Below)