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Good stop for kids

My son loves trains so this is a must stop. there is a playground only problem is no shade sails... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
NatashaBoyle
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Murchison, Australia
More than a train

This is a cute little park. It's not big in size but it's a good place to visit. The kids won't be... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Stephen E
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4 Jan 2018
“Good stop for kids”
17 Apr 2017
“More than a train”
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Anzac Ave, Seymour, Victoria 3660, Australia
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

My son loves trains so this is a must stop. there is a playground only problem is no shade sails provided so not very good in the summer months.

Thank NatashaBoyle
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a cute little park. It's not big in size but it's a good place to visit. The kids won't be able to run around heaps but they can burn some energy. The train is great to visit and play in, on and around....More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 24 February 2017

If you have never been near a steam train this will give you an idea of it's size and complexity,it's great to be able to get onto the footplate and pose for photos as a train driver,I'm sure kids will love it,it is also right...More

Thank scubacol11
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This stationary vintage train engine is great fun for kids (and big kids) to explore. Located on the main road through the centre of Seymour (Anzac Avenue). Handy kids playground, BBQ and seating. Nice spot to watch the working trains go by. Toilets are at...More

Thank 590Sandra
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stopped to look at this train on the way back to the Seymour train station. It is well kept in a playground and the kids enjoyed playing in it - has many moving parts. However, the railway museum wasn't open - it is meant...More

Thank Rydel100
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The Black Train (or more correctly Elliot Reserve) has been a Seymour landmark for generations. The name comes from the old steam locomotive and tender which was placed on site when steam was phased out. The area was renovated by Mitchell Shire Council about 1996....More

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