The Blues Train
This unique evening of entertainment combines a train journey with a delicious meal and blues music, something you're guaranteed not to have done before. The train departs from Queenscliff Railway Station, a 90 minute drive from Melbourne in the coastal town of Queenscliff on the Bellarine Peninsula.
The train takes the Bellarine Railway, a distance of 10 miles, lasting for five hours (beginning at 6.30pm and concluding at 11.30pm) and runs most Fridays and Saturdays from August to May.
The night in a nutshell:-
6.30pm: Arrive at Queenscliff Railway Station and visit the T-Bar on the platform and grab some drinks for the journey (see the drinks menu )
7pm: A welcome to the blues train followed by a tasty meal (see the food menu )
8pm: The Blues Train departs from Queenscliff, stopping every 30 minutes to allow visitors to change carriages and top up on drinks.
11.30pm: The train arrives back in Queenscliff.
It is possible to book tickets on the website, and the calendar shows the next events and availability. As well as this, visit the artist's page for video samples of all musicians, past and present.
Prices include the meal, full show (where you get to watch four live acts) and the train journey from Queenscliff to Drysdale and back.
General tickets: $95.20 including booking fee
Groups of 20-52 people: $89.20