In my opinion, no childhood is complete without breathing in the fresh damp mountain air, swinging your legs outside the moving carriage of Puffing Billy, hearing that infamous “toot” echo in the hills, and getting covered in small particles of soot!
Where and When: multiple stations and timetables, click here to visit the very extensive website.
Cost: one-way Belgrave to Lakeside: Adults $22, Child $11, under 3 free
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