Vintage Rail Journeys - Riverina Rail Tour


27 February-3 March 2022

27-31 March 2022

28 August-1 September 2022

25-29 September 2022

5-9 March 2023

2-6 April 2023

Step back in time with the team at Vintage Rail Journeys and travel in style on-board a fleet of newly restored 1960s ex-Southern Aurora sleeping carriages.

The Experience

Experience the heart of Australia’s food bowl, stopping at regional towns and attractions throughout the Riverina. You will also travel on rail lines which don’t have scheduled passenger services, making this a real adventure. Come with us to discover acclaimed wines, taste gorgeous fresh produce and explore the natural scenery throughout the region.


  • Spectacular sea views from the Illawarra Railway Line
  • Historic Goulburn
    Coolamon Cheese Factory
  • Piccolo Farm
  • Emeri De Bortoli’s Private Garden
  • Temora Rural Museum and Ambulance Museum
  • Blue Mountains Villages


  • Sleep on the train in restored ex-Southern Aurora Sleeping carriages. Your private cabin converts to a day travel configuration
  • Dining and Lounge carriages are available when travelling
  • Meals are as listed in the tour itinerary. Meals served on the train are freshly prepared by our on board chef using local ingredients from each region
  • Sightseeing is included in private chartered coaches at each stop for off train excursions, and we also offer the unique ‘Aurora Explorer’ concept

5 Days and 4 Nights

  • Commences: Central Station, Sydney at 9:00am on Sunday
  • Concludes: Central Station, Sydney at 6:30pm on Thursday

Pricing (GST inclusive)*

  • Twinette: $4,250 per person
  • Roomette (solo): $4,250 per person

Fares listed above are valid from 1st June 2021

* Prices are subject to change. 2022 season prices ex-Central Station, Sydney. Cancellation Policy – If we are unable to run the tour due to COVID-19, we will provide a full credit for payment made by you, for one of our later tours.