Race the Train
The Goldfields Steam Train Challenge
As part of this years Goldfields Steam Train Challenge on Sunday 19th November 2017, there are options to travel on the train to transport your bike to and from the event or have front row seats of the race spectating from the comfort of a historical railway carriage.
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There are three train services you may wish to consider:
- 10:30am Maldon to Castlemaine (ideal for getting you and your bike from Maldon to the start line in Castlemaine).
- 12:00am Castlemaine to Maldon (this is the 'Race' train. Buy a ticket for this service if you want to watch the action unfold from the comfort of the carriages).
- 2:45pm Maldon to Castlemaine (perfect for getting you back to Castlemaine at the end of the event).
A 20% discount is being offered on all fares for those taking part in the race or watching the action from the train. Bikes are carried at no charge but must be put into the guards van or other Excursion class carriage vestibule as specified by the conductor.
For more info about the Race the Train please visit racethetrain.com.au