coromandel tours Driving Creek Railway


The Driving Creek Railway is one of the Coromandel’s most popular attractions and is suitable for all ages. The narrow gauge mountain train ride takes you through replanted native kauri forests as it climbs up to the Eyeful Tower viewing platform, which features superb views of the Coromandel Town, harbour and beyond. With a bird sanctuary, art gallery and the Driving Creek Café nearby, there is plenty to see and do.

 

Availability: Tour operates daily in conjunction with the 360 Coromandel ferry service. Note: you can only do one tour a day
Time: 1 Hour 40 minutes
Tour Price: Adult $45, Child $20 (ferry fares are additional)
Fitness: Easy

 

What to Bring

  • Good walking shoes, sun block and a sun hat.
  • Plenty of water and snacks.
  • A light rain jacket, depending on the time of year and conditions.
  • Camera.

 

Additional Information

Regular Shuttle Schedule
Departs Coromandel Town to Driving Creek Railway    12:15pm
Pickup from Driving Creek Railway for return to Coromandel  1:55pm
  • Shuttle operates in conjunction with the 360 Discovery Ferry timetable.
  • Suitable for all ages.
  • Bookings are essential.
  • Admission into Driving Creek Railway is included in the tour price.
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26/04/2017
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Travel Alerts

NORTHCOTE POINT WHARF - TRAVEL ALERT - WEDNESDAY 26th APRIL 2017

Please be advised due to a wharf malfunction the Northcote Point Wharf is unable to be used and is closed until further notice.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


HALF MOON BAY TRAVEL ALERT - LOW TIDES

Due to low tides, the following services will be replaced by bus:

 

Friday 28 April 2017

1.30pm AKL – HMB service replaced by bus

2.15pm HMB – AKL service replaced by bus

2.30pm AKL – HMB service replaced by bus

3.15pm HMB – AKL service replaced by bus

 

Saturday 29 April 2017

3.00pm AKL – HMB service replaced by bus

3.45pm HMB – AKL service replaced by bus

 

Sunday 30 April 2017

3.00pm AKL – HMB service replaced by bus

3.45pm HMB – AKL service replaced by bus


Devonport Timetable Update

From 1st May 2017, there’ll be additional weekday sailings added to the Devonport timetable.

The additional weekday sailings are:

Auckland to Devonport - 8.30am, 4.15pm & 4.45pm

Devonport to Auckland - 8.45am, 4.30pm & 5.00pm