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Next Excursion






19 - 22 January 2018 - Taranaki Tourer



RM31 will take us to experience the joy and wonder of the New Plymouth Festival of Lights.

Railcar Departs Palmerston North 1pm on Friday the 19th January 2018, arriving in New Plymouth 6.30pm. Your Journey home will take place on Monday departing New Plymouth 10am arriving in Palmerston North at 4pm

exact time table is yet to be confirmed

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RM 5 - Watch this Space

Pahiatua Railcar Center


Wairarapa Class railcar RM5, will have her first public revel after her extensive restoration

Come join us, Standard Railcar RM31 will help us celebrate with short trips to Hukanui and back

More information to come



14 - 15 February 2018 - Art Deco Napier


Standard Railcar RM31 returns once again to the Hawkes Bay, to join in on the festivities of "Art Deco Napier"

More details to follow, keep watching this space




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Railway Videos

The Station

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When New Zealand was colonised by English settlers in the 1840ís, railways were already well established in many parts of the world. The first railway in Wellington ran from Pipitea Point in 1874 and was planned by the central government to be part of a main trunk railway stretching from Wellington to Auckland.

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A Living Dream

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Follow the trials and tribulations as John Murphy and others seek to realise the goal of getting Standard Railcar RM31 back on New Zealand's railway network. Added are archive film clips of previously unseen footage of other railcars traveling around various locations throughout New Zealand along with many interviews. It also details the aims and progress of two other major railcar restoration projects currently underway by members of the Pahiatua Railcar Society.

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