Hotham Valley Railway

Phone: +61 8 6278 1111 

Travel back in time with Hotham Valley Railway to experience the freedom of rail travel in the style of years gone by: soak up a hundred years of history on board our vintage dining train or thrill to the sights and sounds of steam power in the Darling Ranges!

Our spectacular STEAM RANGER services are steam hauled and operate in the cooler months of the year, generally May to October inclusive.

FOREST TRAIN and ETMILYN DINER (Restaurant Train) services are diesel hauled and operate all year round on operating days (see below).

Bookings are essential for the Etmilyn Diner Restaurant Train, and are recommended for Steam Ranger services. (See below for Booking Office details.)
Ph: +61 8 6278 1111 

Other tickets can be purchased at Dwellingup Station on the day of the service. Cash only.

Hotham Valley Railway is volunteer organisation, and new volunteers and members are always welcome!


  • Tourism
  • Food & Beverage
  • Volunteer Groups

Running Times:

Trains run all year round on operating days - generally weekends and public holidays, and selected other days during school holidays.

Adult prices start from $24. Bookings and enquiries can made via our Perth Office, open 9am-5pm weekdays.

Further information (including timetables and pricing) can be found on our website.


Hotham Valley Railway
1 Marrinup Street
Dwellingup WA 6213

Perth Head Office
8 Old Perth Road
Bassendean WA 6054

Hotham Valley Railway.
Come and experience a unique piece of Western Australia's history with Hotham Valley Railway.

Dwellingup History & 

Visitor Information Centre

Marinup St Dwellingup, WA 6213

Phone: +61 8 9538 1108

Opening hours:

Daily 9am-3:30pm

Closed Christmas Day