News & Events

Links to our latest news for the last 6 months.

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  • Dates are confirmed as 23/24 February 2019 Time 10am-4pm Gate Charge $5 - Children under 13 are FREE Day Rail Pass: Adult $5 Child $2.50 Cab Ride $10 (conditions apply) Aviation Hanger Entry - Adult Gold coin Children FREE Flughts from $60 BBQ steam engines , stationary sream display, classic cars etc
    Posted: Friday 7 December 2018
  • 13th October First Day Running with Carriage at Mandeville
    K92 ran in conjunction with the A294 Carriage to the delight of the first passengers for the Waimea Plains Railway Trust operation
    Posted: Wednesday 17 October 2018
  • These will be held at Mandeville together with Croydon Aviation Heritage Centre. 20/21 October 2018, 8/9 December 2018 &19/20 January 2019 (Other Dates may be added in due course)
    Posted: Friday 5 October 2018
  • Newsletter Issued to Supporters & Financial Members
    To receive a copy of this newsletter simply join as a supporter or even better, become a financial member.
    Posted: Friday 17 August 2018
  • Mandeville Steam Festival February 2018
    Whistling up a storm - Rogers K92 joined by a variety of Steam Traction Engines, within the railway yard.
    Posted: Wednesday 16 May 2018
  • I think I can, I think I can....if I only could!!
    A bit of fun during the February 2018 Steam Festival at Mandeville. This is a miniture (1/3 scale - 4" to the foot) Burrell built & owned by Owen Bennett of Bluff.
    Posted: Tuesday 15 May 2018
  • Edendale Crank Up weekend January 2018
    K92 had a stopover here during her trip from Invercargill to Mandeville, after the completion of her 10yr survey & certification.
    Posted: Tuesday 15 May 2018
  • Today a private function was held to commemorate the completion of K92's boiler survey - which has been dedicated to our Trustee the late Russell Glendinning.
    Posted: Saturday 25 March 2017
  • Details about the Mandeville Open Day 11/12 March 2017
    Posted: Friday 24 February 2017
  • An update from the team at Southern Steam.
    Posted: Sunday 22 January 2017
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