Track Details

Western Districts Live Steamers have two separate tracks in operation, the original raised level track caters for 2½, 3½ and 5 inch gauges which is 184 metres in length. Air water and 12 volts are available in the steaming bays.

The second larger ground level track caters for the larger 5 and 7 ¼ inch gauge locomotives. The length of the main running lines is 645 metres in addition to this the length of sidings, loops etc. is 540 metres thereby giving a total length of 1.185 km. Air, water and 12 volts are also available in the ground level steaming bays. A number of sidings are laid for the benefit of those who wish to operate scale freight trains. 




WDLS Track Layout 2017