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Illawarra Scenic Mountain Railway – Cockatoo Run

A unique & relaxing heritage train trip from the Coast to the Highlands. Spectacular coastal & rainforest scenery as the train climbs the Illawarra escarpment. Includes a 2 hour visit to the delightful town of Robertson. An exciting tour for train buffs and those who want to experience the diversity of landscapes from the Coast to the Highlands.

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Cockatoo Run Tour

Departs from Sydney Central and picks up at Hurstville, Sutherland, Thirroul, Wollongong and Unanderra and travels up through the Illawarra Escarpment to Robertson. Two hours are spent in the sleepy Southern Highlands town before your return journey.

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