Step back in history and take a heritage rail journey deep into West Coast lutruwita/Tasmania. Hear tales of resilience and triumph over rugged terrain, hardship and adversity. Much more than a railway journey within a wilderness setting, the West Coast Wilderness Railway is a memorable heritage experience that brings history alive.
Railway fettler Cecil Kerrison supplemented his income by starting a dairy farm deep in the rainforest at Dubbil BarrilEXPLORE THIS STORY
it was said that if you pulled grass up by the roots at Iron Blow, the gold would sprinkle out of it.EXPLORE THIS STORY
Dr Carl Roman Abt was a Swiss engineer, inventor and entrepreneur who would have a profound impact on the people of Tasmania’s west coast.EXPLORE THIS STORY
In 1891, Bowes Kelly saw an advertisement from a fellow Irishman who was seeking an investor for his gold mine at Iron Blow in TasmaniaEXPLORE THIS STORY