Ida Bay Railway and Cafe

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

***Please note that the railway will be closed for an indefinite period of time***Please contact operator for further information.

Step aboard their historic WWII Diesel locomotive, enjoy an unforgettable two-hour journey alongside the water’s edge, through bush planes and enjoy a history talk from your tour guide at the historic cemetery.
Once you arrive at ‘Deep-hole’ you will be able to walk around a pristine white beach or even take a walk to the Southport Lagoon. This Heritage listed railway is one of the last operating bush tramways in Australia!
Their cafe is the last place in Tasmania to get a great feed! They have a diverse menu including Home-made Burgers, Fish and Chips, Freshly ground Coffee and even some Tasmanian Valhalla ice cream.
Their staff are passionate about the local area and are focused on showing you the hidden gems. They stock all the local brochures and information maps. They can cater for all groups, so please call today to arrange a custom dining menu, even an exclusive train ride can be arranged.


Barbeque Cafe Caravan / Camper Trailer / Campervan Sites / Campsites Carpark Free Wifi Paid Wifi Picnic Area Public Toilet


Birdwatching Camping


Australian Tourism Export Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre


Green Globe Certified World Heritage

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