Taieri Gorge Railway

Sometimes it’s nice to let someone else do the driving. We sat back on velour seats and enjoyed a half-day train trip from Dunedin through the rugged Taieri River Gorge.

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When is the last time you traveled by train? Clicking, clattering, swaying and clanging we chugged through 12 tunnels and two or three towering viaducts.

Our shadow as we cross the first viaduct..........

Our shadow as we cross the first viaduct……….

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Coupling the engine for the return to Dunedin. Can't you hear the whistle blowing?

Coupling the engine for the return to Dunedin. Can’t you hear the whistle blowing?

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