Spirit of the West is an exciting way to view Western Australia's spectacular scenery, while enjoying a delicious five course meal. You will be transported back in time to rail travel's golden age. Spirit of the West is a federation restaurant train, devoted to providing you with the finest food, wine and service.
Upon boarding at East Perth Terminal you will take a stroll up the red carpet. A glass of champagne and a friendly face will be waiting for you, and one of our staff will escort you to your seat. Now is the time to sit back and enjoy your three and a half hour journey filled with wonderful delights.
Throughout your journey you will be treated to a five course meal, which consists of an appetiser, a choice of entree, main and dessert, followed by a cheese board. Included with your meal is a selection of Jane Brook wines, beer and soft drink. Premium wines and spirits can be purchased if required. Following your delicious meal you will be served tea or coffee with special chocolate trains.
Journey to the Avon Valley.......
The "Avon Valley Evening Indulgence" - Saturday evenings or The "Avon Experience" - Sunday afternoons
Giving you a taste of some of Western Australia's prettiest countryside as Spirit of the West follows the Avon River through the green landscapes and colourful bushranger legends of the Avon Valley. Beginning in East Perth, you travel past the National Trust listed buildings of Guildford and Midland before crossing the picturesque Swan River. We will head through Toodyay and on to Avon Siding where Spirit of the West will turn around and make the return trip. The Avon Experience journey takes three and a half hours.
Our train can carry up to 160 guests comfortably over 5 dining cars for the 5 course sit down service or our Imperial Lounge car lends it self to a cocktail style function for 30 - 50 guests.
In accordance with public demand and/or track closure or maintenance the above tours and/or journey destinations may be subject to change without notice.
Train departs 1930 on Saturday evenings and 1230 Sunday afternoons. All tours 3.5 hours return to East Perth Rail Terminal. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.