Ideas for using our heritage train

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A major train progamme that was operated on behalf of the Art Deco Trust for the annual Napier Art Deco Weekend for over a decade.


Two foodie trains showcasing local produce from Kapiti and Horowhenua. The “Kapiti Vintage” carrying patrons to an afternoon banquet at the old milk factory in Otaki.

Passchendaele Piper at Petone. Photo: KiwiRail Mark Coote

Anzac day 2016, on behalf of KiwiRail a special train using Ab608 “Passchendaele” to help commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Petone Anzac Memorial flagpole services.

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The train heads north to the National Jazz Festival in Tauranga on board the sounds of jazz in one of the train's oldest carriages.