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Glenrbrook Vintage Railway

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Glenbrook Station | Glenbrook, Auckland Central, Auckland 2681, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Thomas and friends day at GVR. The day was a huge success and we were really impressed with the attention detail. They had organised all the obvious things , and in addition to that they had organised two baby changing stations,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank camerongay1
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Its a fantastic trip. The train ride is very enjoyable and sights are beautiful. Our kids loved sitting in the open carriage. highly recommend it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SharShuk
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Fabulously restored train station, carriages and steam train, variety of options for carriage seating and a pleasant trip to Waiuku where you can disembark and wander the historic township including to the Kentish Hotel which is New Zealand's oldest licensed pub (1853). There is also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Raewyn D
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Took my wife out for a "surprise" trip, though she was getting a little tetchy as I refused to stop for coffee on the way. There was method in my madness as I had planned to upgrade to the Parlour Car (shame cannot book straight...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Went to the Thomas day out with our 4 year old. A lot of people with kids, parking was well organized. Trains were great fun but long lines of families waiting to go for rides which was to be expected. Food organization poor though as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Crazyfornewzealand
Reviewed 1 November 2018

My parents took me here now and then when I was a kid and it still holds great memories for me of easy fun on steam trains riding to Waiuku. The caretakers take great pride in their trains and are super engaging with kids. They...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rwd181
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I took my 6yr old son out for a road trip and we ended up at Glenbrook Vintage Railway. Child ticket $10, Adult $20 Approx about a 50min return trip Very cool beautifully restored train, plus nice volunteers making the experience awesome! I recommend not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tonihunga
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Tour group went here and rode the railway. I had a turn at being in the drivers cabin, watching the workings with them shovelling the coal, really good experience. All the workers are voluntees.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julie_loveabargain
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The head office is found at Onehunga it is worth a visit, 38 Alfred Street the bus goes along Church St and a 400m walk to these club rooms. Open Mon to Saturday 9am to 12 on a Thursday open until 2pm. this building is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Will M
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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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