The Esplanade Scenic Railway was established in 1969 and travels through native bush and secluded areas of the Esplanade.  
The New extension loop takes the railway all the way to the children's playground and back again.

The track is 2.2km long, and the ride is approximately 20 minutes duration.

Passengers can purchase a return ticket, which will allow them to enjoy the facilities provided at either end of the park.

A great Miniature Railway!



Hours: 1 - 4pm Saturday and Sunday, and public holidays

Open every day during School Holidays 1 - 4pm

11am - 5pm from Boxing Day to Wellington Anniversary weekend.

Bookings can be made for any other time. (please phone 06 357 3049 and leave name and contact number)



$2.50 per person, under 12 months ride free

Concession tickets available at $16 per ticket (8 rides, no expiry date)

Contact Information

06 357 3049
Postal address
PO Box 7065
          Palmerston North 4443
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Last modified: 22 May, 2013