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Glenrbrook Vintage Railway

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What a Gem.

Our tour group visited the Glenbrook Vintage Railway for a nostalgic 15 kilometre trip back in time... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
BendigoVic
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Victoria, Australia
A wonderful family treat

This was a birthday treat bought for me by a friend (the voucher included my son and 2... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Sandra F
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Hampshire, Uk
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Glenbrook Station | Glenbrook, Auckland Central, Auckland 2681, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Our tour group visited the Glenbrook Vintage Railway for a nostalgic 15 kilometre trip back in time on a beautiful restored vintage steam train. In a word "fantastic" the restored vintage steam train and carriages are beautifully crafted and is a credit to the wonderful...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was a birthday treat bought for me by a friend (the voucher included my son and 2 grandchildren) and it didn't disappoint any of us. About an hour south of Auckland, we found it easily and there was ample parking. We changed our voucher...More

1  Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Attended whilst on Bus Tour, took Vintage Train Ride, as well as standing at front of train, where controls and fire box situated. Very good experience.

1  Thank ollie049
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

My husband especially went because the timetable said there was a steam train running this weekend however when we got there, it wasn’t. The station was easy to find with good free parking. We decided to buy a sandwich at the little cafe however limited...More

2  Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Son (3) had a fantastic time, an avid Thomas fan. Personally I found it to be abit disappointing. The steam train ride was fantastic, but the thomas train was pretty boring and although we saw the thin controller I never spotted the fat controller! All...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Always a fun place to visit especially with little ones, they get a real kick out of seeing Thomas and Friends in real life 😆

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

What a great attraction, the whole experence is just wonderful. the new 1st class carrange and its tea and cakes another great addition to the train.

Thank brendon152
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We boarded the train and some of us, me included, got to ride on the footplate of the steam loco. The train stopped, so that we could get off and take photos as the train roared past us, and then it reversed to pick us...More

Thank AlandeWalden
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It was absolutely pouring down when we arrived. But would not have missed this trip. The station is kept to the era of the steam locos. The authenticity was spot on, even the conductors looked and were dressed as if they had walked out of...More

1  Thank Lynette W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

It takes you back to the time steam trains were around, Staff that work there are very passionate about what they do and the achievements they have done. They are a wonderful group of Volunteers. Please keep it up

2  Thank gazza138
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Mike U
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Response from grahamkaya | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say there is no public transport out to Glenbrook. The best way to do it is to high a car, there are higher places on the stand not far from Mission bay. I hope this helps.
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