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Join Mainline Steam on this popular rail adventure to the famous Tui Brewery. The previous trips sold out so don’t miss out this time, book early.

Steam locomotive JB1236 will take us from Plimmerton to Mangatainoka and return. Ride in our immaculately restored fleet of AO carriages with large viewing windows, air conditioning, heating and modern comfortable seating.

Relax in comfort and enjoy the views as we travel up the Kapiti Coast into the Manawatu and through the spectacular Manawatu gorge.


Our buffet car will have food and drinks available. Please note that EFTPOS is not available on this train. Cash only.

Passenger pickup and drop offs at Plimmerton, Paraparaumu, Otaki, Levin and Palmerston North. A visit to Tui Brewery for their famous Kiwiana BBQ lunch is our destination, brewery tour included while enjoying live music. After lunch we will head back to Plimmerton.

Book now on the Mainline Steam website to avoid disapointment as tickets sell out fast!