Walka Miniature Railway

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Welcome to Walka Miniature Railway

OUR RAILWAY IS LOCATED AT SCOBIES LANE OFF OAKHAMPTON ROAD AT MAITLAND NSW. OAKHAMPTON RD RUNS BESIDE THE HUNTER RIVER FROM NEAR THE BELMORE BRIDGE AND THE MAITLAND COURTHOUSE.
Please note: There is no vehicular access from Waterworks Road, Rutherford.

We run Train Rides at the historic Walka Waterworks Reserve at Maitland NSW Australia. Rides are just $3.00 per person.
Running Times are each Sunday* from 11.00am to approx. 3.00 pm. Other time are available by arrangement.
*NEWS: Operations are also being run on Saturdays by some members to provide additional opportunities for the public and for testing of equipment.
* Subject to conditions.

ALL RIDERS MUST WEAR ENCLOSED FOOTWEAR DUE TO OH&S REQUIREMENTS

View a Video of a visiting Koppel steam engine Running at Walka on PHOTOS page.

Our track meanders alongside a beautiful lake and through native bushland for approx. 1.5 km each way.

Picture of the track alongside the lake.

A Track with Views


Access to Walka Waterworks

Access to Walka Waterworks

Steamer 6612 approaches Walka

Steamer 6612 approaches Walka

The Society has three locomotives and several members also have locomotives one of which is a steam engine. (See Our Trains page)
Click on Photos to Enlarge

The track is 7.25″ gauge which is a standard commonly used for miniature trains in many countries.
Members of A.A.L.S. are welcome to visit with their locos. Please contact the President, Damian Dorahy 0450 833 660

Group Bookings are welcome for Weddings, Work Picnics, Xmas Picnics, School Groups and other Special Occasions.