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07 Apr

Berry Markets Flyer - Sunday 7th April 2024

07/04/2024 (8:30am - 7:00pm)

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Seat Prices

Interurban

Adult
$95.00 + $1*
Senior
$85.00 + $1*
Child
$55.00 + $1*

Tourist

Adult
$105.00 + $1*
Senior
$95.00 + $1*
Child
$55.00 + $1*

Premier

Adult
$125.00 + $1*
Senior
$115.00 + $1*

Lounge

Adult
$150.00 + $1*

Twinette

Adult
$260.00 + $1*

Private Berth

Private Berth
$300.00 + $1*

Group Compartment

Group Compartment
$650.00 + $1*

*123 Tix Booking Fee

** Plus 1.47% Credit Card payment fee - calculated at checkout

Location
Organiser:
East Coast Heritage Rail, by 3801 Limited
Venue:
Central Station, Sydney
Address:
Eddy Avenue, Haymarket NSW, Australia
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Event Information

Come with us on a scenic journey to the Shoalhaven as we wander along the south coast for a day at the Berry Markets. Our train whisks you out of Sydney suburbia and off through the Royal National Park, offering spectacular vistas over the Pacific Ocean as we follow the coastline southwards to Berry.

Regulars of our Cockatoo Run will be familiar with the first part of the journey, as we enjoy some of the amazing scenery which made this train famous. At Unanderra we continue southwards rather than scaling the escarpment, tracing the coastline to Kiama and Gerringong before arriving in historic Berry.

Here you can alight to browse through a range of over 200 stalls selling home made arts and crafts, locally produced foods, and collectables at the Berry Markets. Alternatively, you can enjoy a wander through the lovely town whose humble beginnings trace back to dairy and cedar cutting.

We are also offering the options to alight at Kiama, famed for its beaches, blowhole and scenic stretches of coastal walks.

Alternatively, for the full rail experience travel through to Bomaderry.

CARRIAGES, FARES AND TICKETS

Fares are available ex Sydney, Wolli Creek, Sutherland, and Wollongong.

Fare Types:

  • Compare the different seating options for each carriage on our Seating Page
  • Interurban: MFS - sitting carriages with mostly four facing seats and a table
  • Tourist: SFN - sitting carriages with booths containing four facing seats and a table
  • Premier: SBN and ABN - spacious sitting carriage with four facing individual seats and a table
  • Lounge: CAM - a shared social space with lounge seats facing into the aisle, suitable for a large group
  • Twinette: ABN - a private compartment for two
  • Private Berth: CAM - a private space suitable for up to 3 standard adults, perfect for two people
  • Group Compartment: XFS - a large compartment for up to 8 people to enjoy a private group atmosphere, spacious for 6

Fare Categories:

  • Adult
  • Senior (Senior’s card may be presentable on request at boarding)
  • Child (under 16). Infants who do not occupy a seat (and travel on their parent's lap) do not require a ticket, however you must call us to ensure their name is recorded on the adult ticket.
  • Group bookings welcome (minimum 20 passengers).  Discounts available in Interurban and Tourist Classes.

 

BOARDING INFORMATION

Please ensure you arrive at your boarding station AT LEAST 15 MINUTES before our scheduled departure time. As we share the lines with many other trains, we cannot wait for late passengers.  

If you are using a Sydney Trains or NSW TrainLink service to connect with our train, visit www.transportnsw.info or call 131 500 to plan your journey. Our tickets DO NOT include travel on Sydney Trains or NSW TrainLink services. Seating on our trains is allocated - as a courtesy to passengers joining the train at other stations, please occupy only the seats allocated on your booking unless advised by your Passenger Attendant.

 

BUFFET SERVICE

There is a licensed buffet service available on the train, serving hot and cold light refreshments including tea/coffee, soft drinks, scones and cream, and a selection of cakes and confectionary. Please note, our train is a licensed venue, so there is strictly NO BYO permitted.

We ask that you please bring gold coins and cash in small denominations for all onboard purchases to help our buffet team, as EFTPOS facilities are very intermittent on most trips due to limited reception. You are also welcome to bring your own food on the train!

A wide slection of high quality souvenirs is also available on our trains.

 

INDICATIVE TIMETABLE (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Central to Berry

  • Central Station depart 8:37am
  • Wolli Creek: 8:52am
  • Sutherland 9:17am
  • Wollongong 10:24am
  • Kiama Arrive: 11:15am 
  • Berry 11:45am
  • Bomaderry 12:02pm

Berry to Central

On the day, please follow instruction from your Passenger Attendant for precise departure timings at Berry for the return journey.

  • Bomaderry: 2:45pm
  • Berry: 2:57pm
  • Kiama Depart: 3:22pm
  • Wollongong: 4:22pm
  • Sutherland: 5:20pm
  • Wolli Creek: 5:44pm
  • Central arrive 5:49pm

 

PASSENGERS WITH DISABILITIES, PRAMS AND STROLLERS

Strollers and prams must be of the foldable type and able fit in the luggage racks above passenger seats. 

If there are passengers with disabilities in your group, please contact us at trains@3801limited.com.au to discuss options prior to booking tickets and we will assist however we can.

Please be mindful that our heritage carriages have narrow doors, aisles and walkways, and are not equipped with wheelchair spaces. Due to the carriage layouts it is unfortunately not possible for wheelchairs to be manoeuvred to seats from the entrance vestibules, so it is necessary for passengers to be able to make their way to their seats.

Walking frames must be able to be stowed, as there is limited storage space and items may not be stored in aisles or doorways in case of evacuation.

For more information please visit us online at www.echr.com.au or contact us.

Terms & Conditions

When booking your ticket, you must confirm that you will withdraw yourself and your immediate contacts from the tour before the tour date if you are unwell. A full refund will be provided to any passenger who withdraws due to coronavirus precautions.

Whilst you are able to select your seat, for operational reasons we unfortunately can't guarantee whether any individual seat will be facing forward for the duration of the trip, or whether a given seat will have particular views.  

We reserve the right to change seat allocations if required for operational reasons (within the same fare type), and will endeavour to contact you if these changes are significant. 

For operational reasons we cannot guarantee that particular locomotives or carriages will be used on this trip, and substitutes may be required on occasion. ECHR reserves the right to make changes to motive power and consists without notice.

We welcome bookings for disabled passengers, and ask that you please contact us to discuss your needs before booking. Due to the limitations of our heritage carriages we unfortunately cannot accept bookings for some disabilities, but we will make every effort to accomodate you where we can.

Companion Cards accepted - card number must be provided at time of booking by phoning 123Tix on (02) 6881 8632.

ECHR reserves the right to cancel any of its services where sufficient bookings are not received to cover operating costs.

Tickets are non refundable. However a credit for a future tour may be granted at the discretion of ECHR.

Tags

ECHR Sydney Illawarra Berry Royal National Park markets sutherland wollongong central south coast Wolli Creek Tourism Destintation NSW Kiama

Refund policy

Please refer to organisers Terms & Conditions for refund policy

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