Canterbury Railway Society.
Also known as the Ferrymead Railway, our locomotives have operating rights over the railway and can be seen on passenger trains, special photographer's trains and work trains. To find out about our next running day or event visit their Facebook page here.
20 October 2018.
Tourist excursions up the Taieri Gorge Railway to Pukerangi.
9:30am service to be headed by a DTG loco & a Dj locomotive, 2:30pm service to be headed by Dg 772 & a Dj locomotive.
21 October 2018
Special excursion departing Dunedin at 9:30am to Middlemarch hauled by mix of DR and DTG loco power.
Plus a program of return trips Middlemarch to Pukerangi using different combinations of locomotives.
Departing Middlemarch at 5:15pm & returning to Dunedin at 7:45pm.
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Discover the South Island by rail in 2018 with DTG locomotives at the front of your train.
17 October 2018. Alpine Explorer - Christchurch to Arthurs pass. book here.
17- 23 October 2018.
Christchurch – Arthurs Pass – Oamaru – Dunedin – Invercargill Book here
22 October 2018.
Southland Flyer- Dunedin to Invercargill & return using Steam Incorporated red carriages hauled by DTG motive power. Book Here
Phone 0800 783264 or email
Weka Pass Railway.
DE 1429 is currently on lease to the WPR and is assigned to work trains and shunting duties. Di 1102 & Dg 772 are currently at the Weka Pass Railway while Di 1102 undergoes testing and certification to mainline running. Check out their website to find out how to capture them in action here.