cockatoo runCockatoo Run Journey

Come for a ride on  from Sydney or Wollongong

This train is hauled by a vintage diesel locomotive.

The Cockatoo Run commences its journey in Sydney and travels along the spectacular Illawarra route to Wollongong. The journey from Sydney offers spectacular coastal scenery prior to the ascent of the Illawarra Escarpment.  The line climbs 600 metres through rainforests, past waterfalls and the spectacular viaduct. The train makes a stop at Summit Tank to admire the view over Lake Illawarra out to the Tasman Sea.

Upcoming dates for the Cockatoo Run are:

For updated details of trains running and times you need to consult the website –

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What’s On






The Robertson Loop

This short trip is a continuation of the Sunday Cockatoo Run Vintage Tourist Train Run which offers a journey from Robertson to Moss Vale return on most Cockatoo Run Sundays.

Tickets are ONLY available at the Station on the day from approx. 12 midday:
$25 per family
$ 10 adult
$ 5 concession

“Cockatoo Run” loop train visits to Station

  • The trip usually starts around 12.30pm and returns around 3pm.
  • Times vary as heritage trains can sometimes require extra turn-around work.
  • There can be an hour & half to two hours in Moss Vale, so families may like to plan a picnic lunch for the stand-over time.

For updated details of trains running and times you need to consult the website –

Proceeds from ticket sales go to the work of the non-profit Robertson Heritage Railway Station Inc. in maintaining and running the Robertson Heritage Railway Station & Common complex. Need more information? Contact us.

Illawarra Fly Tree Top Walk and Misty ViewThe Illawarra Tree Top Flyer

This journey combines
The Cockatoo Run
The Illawarra Fly Tree Top Walk

Enjoy the beauty of the rainforest and the spectacular views of the Illawarra region whilst enjoying the exhilarating experience of walking 25 metres above the ground.

Illawarra Fly Tree Top Walk  So take the opportunity to experience the scenic delights of the South Coast and Southern Highlands and visit the Illawarra Fly in one relaxing package.

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