25 Years - The Silver Jubilee Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region

Roger Grant’s thoughts on 25 years of amazing tourism on the Blues Train

Twenty-five years ago, Roger Grant started his role with Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine and his first experience on the Blues Train wasn’t far behind. “It corresponds pretty much…

Riding The Blues Train

Tips and tricks for riding on the Blues Train

It’s not everyday you get to party on a vintage train, and it’s going to be a different ride from your trip on the V/Line or Metro. The train doesn’t…

The Music

Think you don’t know blues music?

Think again… Blues musicians continue to influence music throughout history. Whether it’s through applying the 12-bar blues progression or re-recording an entire song, the presence of the blues is all…

Our Regular Customers Riding The Blues Train

We speak with three long-time lovers of the Blues Train

It’s no secret the Blues Train has been running for 24 years, but what may surprise you, is that many of our attendees aren’t first time visitors. In fact, there…

Queenscliff & The Bellarine Region Stay and Play

The best spots to eat, play and stay around Queenscliff

With so much on offer in the Bellarine Peninsula, the abundance of choice can be quite overwhelming on your first visit. Hoping to make your trip to Queenscliff and the…

Train Talk

Volunteering with the Bellarine Railway

Colin England has a long history with trains. An avid lover of everything railway-related, Colin has been working with steam locomotives since he was 16 years old. More recently Colin…

Special Occasions Stay and Play The Music

Give Dad the gift of the Blues this Father’s Day

Rather than heading to the sock aisle this Father’s Day, give your dad an experience he’ll never forget with a gift of the blues. A ride on the Blues Train…

25 Years - The Silver Jubilee

Founder Hugo T Armstrong ahead of the Blues Train’s 25th season

Approaching its 25th season in 2018, the Blues Train has seen more than 100,000 people experience the unique venue. Its benefit to the local economy is undeniable, with many visitors…

Special Occasions

Time to start thinking about your Christmas break-up on the Blues Train

Just like that we’re already halfway through the year, and before you know it Christmas will be upon us. At the Blues Train we’re a popular destination for end-of-year break…

Riding The Blues Train Special Occasions The Music

What not to miss for the remainder of 2018

The year is quickly coming to an end, with less than five months until the holiday season. Even though the year might be moving at rapid speed, there’s still plenty…