Sunday, 2 July 2016: Tshwane Xplorer and Open Day at Hermanstad
On Sunday 3 July 2016, FOTR will have a festive Open Day at its Hermanstad Station. Starting at 10:00 am there will be all sorts of activities including music, braais (bring your own food), food stalls, and short train rides within the depot. Bring your own cooler box.
Entrance fees: R20 per adult. R10 per child under 12.
At 14:00 our vintage steam train leaves on an afternoon Tshwane Xplorer trip. This year, due to line closures for maintenance, we will be travelling out through Wonderboom, Pretoria North and Bon Accord to Pyramid South before returning to our depot. This trip will be of about 2.5 hours duration and take in the Pretoria northern suburbs and out into the countryside to the north of the city. Take your cooler box on board.
Advance bookings for the Tshwane Xplorer are essential. Book early! Seats sell quickly and we cannot guarantee any seats available on the day.
Adults: R200, Pensioners and disabled persons: R175, Teenagers 13 to 18: R150, children 7 to 13: R125, Children 2 to 6: R75, Infants under 2: free. 10% discount for parties of 15 or more persons (discount NOT available at Computicket).
The small print: Terms, conditions and limitations of liability apply to all FOTR bookings and trips. Important: Please read our terms, conditions and Limitation of Liability here: Passenger information