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Yarra Valley Railway’s Easter Extravaganza

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Hop, skip and jump to the Yarra Valley Railway this Easter
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Image from the YVR Facebook page.

It is that time of year again - the season of Easter egg hunting and all of the wonderful fun which of course comes along with it!

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Yarra Valley Railway Station - Photo by Nikki Lee

The Yarra Valley Railway in beautiful Healesville will be once again hosting their renowned Easter Extravaganza. This is a great opportunity to bring the family along for a lovely Easter day out, plus the added bonus of experiencing the fun of being a passenger on a Historical Train, as well as taking a good look at the historical building of the Yarra Valley Railway, which is part of the Healesville Historical Walk.

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Train rides will be running on the historic heritage Walker Railmotor on Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. The starting time will be at 10am and sessions will be running all day until finishing at 4pm.

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Photo by Nikki Lee

The Easter Bunny will be a popular special guest during the Easter period. Colouring in for the kids will be on offer as well as a lolly jar guessing competition. Why not try your luck?

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The playground - Photo by Nikki Lee

The Railway has its very own playground on site and also the beautiful Labyrinth to admire and have a mindful wander around. Lots of seating and benches for picnics are situated on the grounds of Yarra Valley Railway plus plenty of room to kick a footy or soccer ball around! Please click on the link to find further information in regard to the Railway Park and Playground.

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The Labyrinth - Photo by Nikki Lee

The ticket pricing for the train rides during the Easter Extravaganza are $50 for a family (Two adults and two children), $18 for an adult, $16 for a concession card holder and $12 for children over the age of two. Payment can be made on the day.

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A look at yesteryear! Photo by Nikki Lee.

Happy Easter to all!

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Why? Easter family fun
When: Easter weekend
Phone: (03) 5962 2490
Where: Healesville-Kinglake Rd, Healesville, VIc, 3777
Cost: Noted in article
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Nikki, looks eggsiting. Hoppy Easter to you and your kids.
by May Cross (score: 3|7859) 730 days ago
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