Mainline Steam is an organisation devoted to the restoration and operation of historic mainline steam locomotives. Regular day excursions and multi-day tours are operated, by Mainline Steam, over rail lines thoroughout New Zealand. These excursions provide travellers with the unique opportunity to relive the days when steam was king while experiencing the magnificent New Zealand countryside.
Main Trunk Trekker
Join Mainline Steam on this fantastic journey to the volcanic heart of the Central North Island. Travel behind Ja1275 and relax as you enjoy the ever changing scene outside your window. Marvel at the sight of this great locomotive hauling its train up the world famous Raurimu Spiral to our destination at National Park. For more info go to the Mainline Steam website - Main Trunk Trekker Excursion