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Warwick to Stanthorpe Train & Bicycle Tour

Depart Warwick Station at 08:00am for a leisurely heritage train trip to Stanthorpe, arriving at 10:15am.

Enjoy the hard work as we climb the Silverwood range to Dalveen, before we reach our transfer point for bicycles at Thulimbah in the heart of the granite belt wine country.

You will then experience the Granite Belt region on two wheels. Hop off the train and on to a bicycle for an enjoyable, leisurely ride with lots of places to visit. A morning tea stop is included along with sampling some of the regions’ finest including cheese and wine. Let us take you ‘behind the scenes’ to discover hidden treasures and find perfect gifts. A gentle downhill gradient takes the tour in to the centre of Stanthorpe township where a late lunch has been arranged for you. Following lunch enjoy free time to explore before meeting the train for your return journey.

Train departure from Stanthorpe Station at 3:50pm for a trip back down to Warwick as the sun sets, arriving at 6:00pm.


Next departures:

Saturday 3rd November 2018
Saturday 24th November 2018
Saturday 8th December 2018

Please confirm departure dates with the Southern Downs Steam Railway by phoning the volunteers on the number below.

Package inclusions:

Included as a part of the package are the following.

  • Train Fare - Warwick to Thulimbah & Stanthorpe to Warwick.

  • Bike, helmet and tour guide.

  • Morning Tea & Lunch.

  • Cheese tasting.

  • Wine tasting.

  • Souvenir water bottles are available for purchase from Granite Belt Bicycles.


Cost of the package is $180.00 - People wishing to book on to this tour must call 07 4661 9788 to book. This package is strictly limited to a maximum of 12 people. You will need to supply your height when booking.

Southern Downs Steam Railway

Ph: 07 4661 9788

Southern Downs Steam Railway steam train

Southern Downs Steam Railway steam train