Victorian Goldfields Railway
Victorian Goldfields Railway

Donate to the Castlemaine & Maldon Railway Preservation Society

The Castlemaine & Maldon Railway Preservation Society is a non-for-profit organisation. All donations go towards ongoing maintenance and are a large source of funding for future projects. All donations are gratefully received. Donation of $2 or more are tax deductible.

We have major projects requiring funding in all areas of the railway’s operations. Some are key strategic projects and others small, but all require funds to make them happen. We would greatly appreciate your donation on a monthly basis (One off payments can be made below). Please select the project(s) you would like to make a donation towards and click on the 'Subscribe' button below to setup your monthly payment - please contact the VGR on: if you would like to cancel your monthly donation at any time.

Donations over $2 are tax deductible

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Donations have been the major source of funding for the following projects:-

  • Takeuchi Hi-Rail Appeal - a large portion of the $65 000 needed was raised through donations
  • Steam Locomotive J549 was returned to service
  • Repair of Infrastructure
  • New Tools for Workshops & Civil Departments
  • Locomotive & Rolling Stock Acquisitions