MAINLINE STEAM TRAIN TRIPS IN VICTORIA!
Welcome to the website of Seven – O – Seven Operations Inc., Vintage Rail Travel and the Locomotive Restoration Group.
We hope you enjoy your visit to 707 Operations website and hope you will join us on a steam train trip from Melbourne on the mainline broad gauge rail network in Victoria. Subject to fireban restrictions, our heritage air-conditioned train is pulled by Ex Victorian Railways steam locomotive R707 'City of Melbourne' and run under the Vintage Rail Travel brand. For your convenience most of of our steam train rides are run on a Sunday.
SUNDAY, 02 JUNE 2013 - STEAM TO GEELONG AND THE BELLARINE RAILWAY - BOOKING NOW OPEN
Our first steam-hauled trip for 2013 will be a to Geelong with the option of either spending a leisurely morning and afternoon in the city or continuing on to South Geelong where coaches will take you on to Drysdale for a return steam trip to Queenscliff on the 3' 6" gauge Bellarine Railway.
For those of a more energetic mind, the train will include a freight van for the free carriage of bicycles for those who wish to ride the Bellarine Rail Trail.
The train will include an ex-Vinelander sleeper carriage. Compartments carrying a maximum of three passengers may be reserved.
Our train will also include the art deco lounge car "708". The carriage features a fully licenced bar where passengers may purchase and relax with a selected range of beer, wine and mixed drinks. Click here for information on lounge car "708".
For full details of the trip Click here. To book click here.
R707 Emerges from Geelong Tunnel
Updated: 09 May 2013