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Eketahuna Express



Saturday 6 January 2018

Departs: 8:10am Paekakariki

Arrives: 9:30pm Paekakariki

Our traditional festive season trip into the Wairarapa which is always extremely popular and makes an ideal Christmas present!  Runs from Paekakariki to Masterton via the Manawatu.  You can select from the Pukaha Mount Bruce Wildlife Centre and Middleton Model railway near Eketahuna, lunch at Eketahuna, an Opaki vineyard or Masterton as your destination.  Fares may be less depending on destination station and boarding station.  Steam hauled.

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Deco Delights Express



Saturday 17 February 2018

Departs: 6:00am Paekakariki

Arrives: 10:30pm Paekakariki

A great way to experience Art Deco. Ride the rails in heritage carriages and hauled by an immaculately restored diesel locomotive on a special day adventure from the Kapiti Coast to Napier.  Nearly four hours in Napier to sample the Art Deco activities. Diesel hauled.

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