Bally Hooley Train Tours

Tropical Islands

from $35

Get to know Port Douglas with Bally Hooley Train Tours

Bally Hooley consists of a collection of historic diesel and steam engine locomotives that have been refurbished and are now used as a way to see the sights of Port Douglas. Tickets for an iconic one way or return train tour can be purchased direct on the day of travel or combine the experience with one of the wonderful packages that are fantastic fun for both young and old.

Train & Lunch Special:

All aboard the Bally Hooley for a train ride through town. You’ll take the train out to St. Crispins and back to the Marina. Along with this train ride, lunch at Choo Choos at the Marina is included. Enjoy waterfront dining while eating a delicious meal made with fresh, tropical flavours.

Train & River Cruise

At 10:45am depart on the Choo Choo Explorer for a relaxing 1.5 hour river cruise through the mangroves. Look out for crocs and other local wildlife along the way! When you arrive back at the marina you will hop on board the historic Bally Hooley for a return train ride departing at 12:30pm. The train returns to Marina Station at 1:45pm.

3 in 1 Lunch Special:

The finest Port Douglas has to offer. Cruise the calm, iconic waterways of the Dickson Inlet, take in the astounding panoramic Daintree views while dining on a fabulous lunch, and then explore the town surrounds by train. Choose from two departure times.

Option 1

River Cruise/Dine/Train

10.45am - 2.55pm

Option 2

Train/Dine/River Cruise

11.05am - 3.00pm

Steam or Diesel Train

Days of operation

Wednesday - Sunday

Diesel Locomotive

Wednesday - Saturday

Steam Locomotive


Please note days of operation vary according to high and low season

Tour Rates:


Between: March 31, 2019 - March 30, 2020

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Train & Lunch Special
AU$ 45.00
AU$ 22.50
Train & River Cruise
AU$ 50.00
AU$ 25.00
3 in 1 Lunch Special
AU$ 75.00
AU$ 37.50