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Diamond Valley Railway

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  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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570 Main Road | Eltham Lower Park, Eltham, Victoria 3095, Australia
+61 3 9439 1493
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 December 2008

This is a miniature railway system set up in Eltham. These are little trains and it is delightful how much time and effort the organisers have put in to build these trains. Each train takes 15-25 adults/children. You ride in a single row. The web...More

12  Thank TwoSixFiveOh
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 July 2012

OK, up front, please don't get me wrong - this is a fantastic little railway, run by volunteers, the ride is excellent, weaving in and around multiple times through multiple tunnels for about 15-20 minutes, and my four kids (all under 5 years of age)...More

6  Thank JudeDudes
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All reviews pony rides great fun per ride all ages great value trains running value for money place is great great afternoon long ride a lot of fun pack a picnic birthday party ice cream van father's day month old grandson adults love
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we visited the steam train railway & were absolutely delighted. The steam train ride was the best we have ever seen. And at only $4.00 a ride it was the best value family experience. Everyone working there was so nice & welcoming. After the...More

Thank Kerries99
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The experience was great for children and adults alike. The volunteers were friendly and helpful with only negative being the sitting position for older patrons. Well managed nd enjoyable!

Thank Hugh K
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Our little one loved this experience. The setup is outstanding and well thought of. Very affordable as well!

1  Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

What a great experience for our 1.5yo first time mini train ride. And what a bonus it was to get the steam train....great fun and well worth the price Will be back many times I'm sure

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Well worth a visit. You can travel on the railway for only $3. Children love it (my young grandchildren had a ball and want to revisit asap. The people supervising the train (who are all volunteers) are wonderful; very friendly and happy to answer questions....More

4  Thank Angela B
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Visited with 3 generations of family and all hard a great time that we went for two rides ( behind different trains ) Best value $3 per ride that you will ever spend. Ques from the ticket box can be long, but the lines flow....More

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I have lived in Melbourne for over 45 yrs bu5 only recently rod3 the DVLR. Fantastic, great value for money. Yes big queues for it on a beautiful Autumn day in the school holidays however the queue moved very quickly. It is a really decent...More

1  Thank PMQNthCoast
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I took our twin 7 year old grand daughters to this park.It was very well run with lots of people but the short wait was well worth it. Plenty to do besides the little trains, there are playgrounds, horse rides and an oval for the...More

2  Thank 524susana
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Me, hubby and little one visited this place yesterday for the community 11 hour run. It was busy but running very smoothly that it did not take long to have a ride on one of their miniature trains. It was $3 an adult or kiddies...More

Thank Suz79au
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We visit our family in Melbourne once or twice a year and the DVR is always on our list of must dos. Miniature does this layout a disservice - it's huge and on a busy summer sunday I have lost count of the number of...More

2  Thank dellboypete
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Janice R
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Response from PMQNthCoast | Reviewed this property |
Usually open every Sunday, best to ring to confirm