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‘Heart of Marlborough’

By Morgane Solignac The sights and sounds of locomotive travel are making a comeback in time for the returning cruise ship passengers, with the heritage steam train taking them to the Awatere Valley for the first time, and showcasing “more…

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The Marlborough Flyer is hauled by a historic World War I Memorial locomotive Ab608, “Passchendaele” built in 1915. This is the memorial plaque on the locomotive. ANZAC Day 2020 - Lest we forget.

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Pounamu Sponsors FRONZ Award

At the recent Federation of Rail Organisations of New Zealand - FRONZ 2019 Conference held over the weekend, Pounamu Tourism Group, operators of the Marlborough Flyer, sponsored the "Carriage/Guards Van Restoration Award". The winner was announced as Mainline Steam for the restoration of carriage…

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“The Flyer” Souvenir Magazine 2018/19

The Flyer is the official Marlborough Flyer Souvenir Magazine provided on a complimentary basis to all passengers to take home as part home as part of their unique tourism train experience. The Flyer offers our passengers an overview of the…

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Full Steam Ahead To Seddon

Marlborough Flyer announces a one-off visit to the open day at the newly renovated Seddon Railway Station. Monday, 4 March 2019 BLENHEIM – As another successful season draws to a close for the Marlborough Flyer heritage Steam Train, the team…

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Introducing “Marlborough Flyer Lager”

Introducing the "Marlborough Flyer Lager" - a special collaboration with Renaissance Craft Beer. Marlborough Flyer Lager - A light refreshing beer at 4.5% abv. You can find this special brew available on board the Steam Train and at The Wine…

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