Volunteer With Us

Join Our Volunteer Community

We can’t survive without volunteers and a railway needs people with skills in all sorts of areas. Even if it’s only for a couple of hours a month, you can help.

Volunteer Enquiry Form

* required

Which position(s) are you interested in?

  Guard
  Driver
  Project planner / architect
  Marketing / promotion / web design / social media
  General helping hand
  Local historian / writer / presenter
  Painter / hammer hand / boilermaker / carpenter / mechanic / builder

A little bit about yourself:


Ride / Lunch Package

Train Ride:
Leaving Waihi at 11:45am, take the heritage train ride through the beautiful pastoral landscape along the Ohinemuri River to Waikino; be back in Waihi for 1:30pm.

Lunch:
Enjoy a beautiful pre-set lunch at Waikino Station Cafe: bacon & egg slice, ham & cheese toastie, a sweet and tea or coffee. Eat in the friendly cozy café or take your lunch onto the Tauranga Dining Car.

Package Price

Adults: $28.50
Gold Card holders: $24.50

Package available Monday, Tuesday,  Wednesday, Thursday, Friday during school term-time.  Not public holidays.

Save 20% on normal ticket prices and get a cracking good lunch as well!