Victorian mainline heritage operators

707 Operations

707 Operations runs broad gauge mainline tours around Victoria. Their main attraction is Hudson R707.

Seymour Railway Heritage Centre

SRHC operates broad gauge mainline tours out of Seymour in central Victoria to all places in Victoria.


DERMPAV is a non profit organisation operating out of part of the Newport Railway Workshops in Victoria, Australia. DERMPAV operate Diesel Electric Rail Motor Number 58 on various main line tours throughout the year.

Victorian tourist railways and museums

Alexandra Timber Tramway

3ft narrow gauge railway located at Alexandra in central Victoria.

Australian Railway Historical Society (VIC)

The Victorian division of the ARHS and North Williamstown railway museum.

The Ballarat Tramway Museum

A Tramway Museum located in the goldfields district of Ballarat.

The Bellarine Railway

A 3ft 6 narrow gauge railway that runs between Queenscliff and Drysdale.

Bendigo Tramways

Bendigo tramway website, home of the 'Talking Tram'.

Coal Creek Community Park and Museum

A small bush tramway located in Coal Creek which is at Korumburra.

Daylesford Spa Country Railway

An accredited museum re-creating the days of Victorian Railways branch line railmotor travel.

Melbourne Tramcar Preservation Association

A group preserving a number of Melbourne's old trams.

Mornington Railway

A broad gauge tourist railway that runs between Moorooduc and Mornington.

Portland Cable Trams

The Cable Tram railway located in Victoria's south-west in Portland.

Puffing Billy

The famous Dandenong's Puffing Billy that runs between Belgrave and Gembrook.

Red Cliffs Historical Steam Railway

A small narrow gauge railway at Red Cliffs near Mildura.

Tramway Museum Society Victoria

The tramway museum society of Victoria.

Victorian Goldfields Railway

A broad gauge tourist railway that runs between Maldon and Castlemaine.

Victorian Steam Locomotive Company

To build and operate a Victorian Railways, Vauclain compound cylinder, V class, 2-8-0.

Walhalla Goldfields Railway

A 2ft 6 narrow gauge railway deep in Stringers Creek Gorge between Walhalla and Thomson in Victoria's east.

Yarra Valley Railway

A broad gauge railway that runs out of Healsville.

Victorian miniature railways

Diamond Valley Railway

A 7inch live steam railway located at Eltham in Melbourne's north-east.

Gippsland Model Engineering Society

A 7inch live steam railway located at Traralgon in Victoria's south east.

Altona Miniature Railway

A live steam railway at Altona in Melbourne, has both 7inch and 5inch gauges.

Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway

A live steam railway at Box Hill with both 7inch and 5inch.

Cobden Miniature Railway

A live steam railway located at Cobden in Victoria's south-west.

Victorian railway operators


Victoria's passenger train operator.

Metro Trains

Melbourne's suburban network operator.

Pacific National

Australia's leading freight carrier.

Aurizon (previously QR National)

Queensland Based, moving freight all over Australia, previously owned by the Queensland government.

Australian Rail Track Corporation

A one stop shop for all operators seeking access to the National interstate rail network.

Chicago Freight Car Leasing Australia

Leases rollingstock to operators all over Australia.

Department of Transport

The Department of Transport in Victoria.


Created in 1997, VicTrack is a State-owned business enterprise with an independent Board and plays a pivotal role supporting the Victorian Government to provide improved public transport outcomes without relying on government funding.

Great Southern Rail

Operators of 'The Ghan', 'The Overland', and the 'Indian Pacific'.

The Workshops Rail Museum

Government owned workshops in Queensland for restoration of heritage trains.