Passengers Please be aware: Due to a private function, The Bulla Hill Railway WILL NOT BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC OVER THE EASTER WEEKEND. The Bulla Hill Railway will be hosting a PRIVATE EVENT over this weekend and the grounds will not be available for public admission. No hires, rides or facilities will be available on the Bulla Hill Railway grounds for public use.
The Bulla Hill Railway will NOT be open for rides on our regularly scheduled run day on April the 20th. Our next public run day is as below:
Our next run day will be held on Sunday the 4th of May from 12 Midday until 4PM
The Bulla Hill Railway operates from 12 noon – 4.00 pm on the first and third Sunday of each month.
Bulla Hill Railway is set in the Recreation Reserve at Green Street, Bulla. The Recreation reserve is located about 8 km past Tullamarine Airport, and 11 km from Sunbury. Melways Map reference 177 B7
You can ride behind our steam or diesel locomotives around our scenic 1.5km track. The ride takes approximately 10 minutes and during the ride, you will pass over bridges, through cuttings with the scenic views of Mt Macedon in the background. During the trip, you might even see a dinosaur or two!
Note: steam trains operate subject to fire restrictions
The large gauge track is approximately 1.5 kilometres metres long, with our smaller track closer to 700. We have an enclosed private picnic area complete with coin operated barbecue as well as toilet facilities and a kiosk at the station. There is a great children’s playground located right outside our gates in the public parkland area.
In the interests of safety, enclosed footwear must be worn if you wish to ride on the trains. Sneakers, lace up shoes or boots are ideal. Bare feet or thongs are not allowed.
Entry is free and train rides cost just $3.00 per person.