Upcoming events

The Semaphore to Fort Glanville Tourist Railway
Saturday 1st October 2016 - Sunday 30th April 2017
Take a magical 30 minute four kilometre return journey, behind our steam engine "Bill" while it travels along the dunes from Semaphore Jetty to Fort Glanville and return.

The Semaphore to Fort Glanville Tourist Railway operates

• every Sunday and Public Holiday from October to April

daily (except Tues and Thurs) during school holidays in
October and April

• daily from 26 December to 29 January

Trains start from Semaphore jetty, and depart generally every
hour, from 11am to 4pm.

When the forecast temperature is 35 degrees or over the trains
will not run.

Note: During the operating season trains will run whenever a
special event is planned for Semaphore eg Greek Festival, Kite
Festival etc.

Adult $8
Child $5 (3-15yrs)
must be accompanied by a paying adult
Family $20 (2 adults with 3 children)

prices subject to change


 » Semaphore_flyer_DL.pdf   [412kb]

Welcome back Bub
Sunday 23rd April 2017

Welcome back Bub

Birthday Party




Sunday 23rd April 2017

10am to 4.30pm



After more than 12 months, following a serious illness,

our little blue steam engine Bub will be back

running at the National Railway Museum,

and celebrating its Birthday Party!

All children aged 8 years and under will receive:

  1. Free entry to the Party
  2. Free Birthday Party Gift
  3. Free train rides behind Bub
  4. Free train rides on Bluebird Kestrel

Free Children entertainment -

  1. Cool 4 Kids - Song and Dance
  2. Dig-A-Dino
  3. Carnival Barrel Organ
  4. Punch and Judy

In addition we have

  1. Face Painter
  2. Rotary BBQ

Normal admission prices apply for Adults ($12)

and Concessions ($9).

Bluebird Kestrel train rides - $3 per Adult.


 » Bub_birth_dl_flyer.pdf   [250kb]