The Bellarine Railway
The railway has been operated and maintained by volunteers since 1979 and features a unique collection of heritage locomotives and carriages from around Australia.
Through the support of its dedicated Volunteers the railway is able to offer a variety of trips and experiences that appeal a range of people, including:
Heritage Steam Train Service
Private Carriage Hire
School Holiday activities
Group, School and Special Occasion Charters
Easter Bunny, Teddy Bear, Halloween and Santa Train Specials
Day Out With Thomas Events
Train Driver Experiences
New Volunteers are always welcome to drop in and see if they would like to get involved – roles include station staff, train crews, maintenance and workshop jobs, gardening and more.
The Rip Chamber Inc. plays a significant role in planning and implementation of economic development activities at the local level. This includes; marketing, promotion and media for tourism opportunities. It has direct business representation in planning, trading matters, on Borough Sub-Committees and is active in planning for tourism, camping, recreation and streetscape.