Waimea Plains Railway, Mandeville and Rogers K92 Locomotive 475853 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz en-nz Waimea Plains Railway, Mandeville and Rogers K92 Locomotive 30 EVENTS https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/882241 For more information about Steam Running Days & our Annual Fly In - simply follow the link 047, 20 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/882241 Check out our new combined Website Profile for the Mandeville Heritage Precinct https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/882240 What you can experience at Mandeville 047, 20 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/882240 September 2019 Newsletter https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/845926 To receive a copy of this newsletter simply join as a supporter or even better, become a financial member. 040, 2 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/845926 Running Dates for This Season - 10am Start https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/current-running-days Dates for 2019 & 2020 will be added here as each one is confirmed by the Trust. Click open for more details. 039, 28 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/current-running-days Building has begun. https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/gulley-building Trust Members would like to thank everyone for their patience while we worked to secure funding for a Railway Workshop. Stage 1 is a Locomotive Shed for K92 and we are especially greatful to NZ Lotteries Environment & Heritage Fund Community Trust South & the staff of Community Operations South Island - Department of Internal Affairs. We are thrilled to share these photos from today of the wonderful team from Carpentry South taking the building from being on paper to reality. Fundraising is still needed for some final aspects of the turn table and also Stage 2 so please help us out "buy a postcard - buy a sleeper" or "become a member" as every dollar will help. 021, 25 May 2019 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/gulley-building Last Run for this Season - 27/28th April https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/828121 K92 will be in steam at our last 'Experience Mandeville' weekend on 27th & 28th April 2019. 10am to 4pm. de Havilland Aircraft will also be flying, with joyrides available. (Tiger Moth & Dominie) Phone 03 2086046 for more information or visit our Facebook page. 017, 23 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/828121 2019 Annual Mandeville Fly In/Steam Festival https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/814698 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 049, 7 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/814698 13th October First Day Running with Carriage at Mandeville https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/807580 K92 ran in conjunction with the A294 Carriage to the delight of the first passengers for the Waimea Plains Railway Trust operation 042, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/807580 Experience Mandeville Running Days https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/steam-train-running-days 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) 040, 5 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/steam-train-running-days Newsletter Issued to Supporters & Financial Members https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/railway-newsletter To receive a copy of this newsletter simply join as a supporter or even better, become a financial member. 033, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/railway-newsletter Mandeville Steam Festival February 2018 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/mandeville-steam-festival-2018 Whistling up a storm - Rogers K92 joined by a variety of Steam Traction Engines, within the railway yard. 020, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/mandeville-steam-festival-2018 I think I can, I think I can....if I only could!! https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/789160 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. 020, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/789160 Edendale Crank Up weekend January 2018 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/789161 K92 had a stopover here during her trip from Invercargill to Mandeville, after the completion of her 10yr survey & certification. 020, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/789161 Completition of 10yr Survey https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731607 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. 012, 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731607 Mandeville Open Day 2017 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731608 Details about the Mandeville Open Day 11/12 March 2017 008, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731608 K92 Boiler Survey - Update https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731611 An update from the team at Southern Steam. 004, 22 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.waimeaplainsrailway.co.nz/blog/731611