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West Coast Wilderness Railway: Queenstown Explorer from Strahan

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    Stop At: West Coast Wilderness Railway, 62 Esplanade Regatta Point Station, Strahan, Tasmania 7468 Australia

    Regatta Point Station

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: West Coast Wilderness Railway, 1 Driffield St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467 Australia

    Queenstown Station

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Reviewed 16 June 2019

    This is one of the best rail trips we’ve done and believe me as a train driver we have been on a lot of trains around the world. Fantastic for everyone with great service.

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Edesnyder
    Rebecca_WCWR, Manager at West Coast Wilderness Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2019

    Thank you kindly for taking the time to leave us a positive review from your recent journey on board. We really appreciate your feedback and are thrilled to read your kind words, thank you for joining us on board it was an absolute pleasure.

    Reviewed 1 June 2019

    We started the trip at Strahan a beautiful heritage station stopped at lots of gorgeous stations on the way. Lots to see and learn about the area. When we got to the end they unhook the engine and the driver takes the engine to a...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    Rebecca_WCWR, Manager at West Coast Wilderness Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2019

    Thank you kindly for taking the time to leave us a positive review from your journey on board, we are so pleased to read that you enjoyed your River and Rainforest experience. Thank you for joining us whilst on your travels, it was a pleasure...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2019

    We really enjoyed our half day trip on the train.Jacinta was a wonderful guide and funny too! It was entertaining to watch the staff service the engine at all our stops. The staff at the train station in Queenstown were helpful in finding accommodations too.More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    Rebecca_WCWR, Manager at West Coast Wilderness Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2019

    Thank you kindly for taking the time to leave us a positive review from your recent journey, we are so pleased to read that you had a memorable trip on board. Thank you for joining us, we do hope that you enjoyed your stay on...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2019

    I went on the wilderness railway on 2 February 2019. I also had two friends from W.A. with me and we all agreed it was a unique experience. When my friends went back to W.A. after 3 weeks in Tasmania they rated the trip on...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
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    Rebecca_WCWR, Manager at West Coast Wilderness Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2019

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review from your journey in Feb, we are so pleased to read that you all had a memorable experience on board. We are also thrilled to hear this from your friends in WA, that's great...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2019

    A little touristy unfortunately but that is the only way to experience this particular area and the railway history/engineering. We booked the wilderness carriage which while it cost more is really the only way to experience the steepness of the track and see first hand...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank Derek S
    Rebecca_WCWR, Manager at West Coast Wilderness Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2019

    Thank you for the positive review from your recent journey, we are pleased to read that you enjoyed the trip and the luxury of the Wilderness carriage. We do hope you enjoyed travelling on the rear balcony for parts of the trip and captured some...More

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    1 March 2019|
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    Response from rogeria l | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately not, but there are enough stops along the way with toilet facilities
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    29 October 2018|
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    Response from Hilary D | Reviewed this property |
    Full day trip takes you back to Strahan. However there is a trip that takes you thru to Queenstown and then a helicopter takes you on a joyride back to Strahan. You have to contact the Wilderness railway direct.
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