Tram rides with optional museum tour (max. duration 1 hour)

Adult bus parties: $150 per busload of passengers.

School groups: $110 (Up to 60 students, then $2/head)
For school tram hire, a free education kit will be mailed in advance.

General tram hire - Non - operating days - minimum $110

Operating days - Service tram - Normal fares will be charged

Operating days - (where an extra tram/crew is needed) - $10 plus normal fares.

Functions with Cuthberts 939 - visit Cuthberts web site.

Other Functions (catering tables and cupboards at no extra cost).

$150 for first 2 hours, then $75 per hour

(including pick up and set down of caterers' materials)

$75 for each additional tram

Wedding Photos - Minimum $33 for 30 minutes, then $66 for one hour.

All rates include GST - a Tax Invoice will be issued upon request.

Tram capacities:

Hire a tram - Ballarat four wheeler


Hire a tram - Ballarat bogie tram


Melbourne Tram W3 661 For hire


Pipers by the Lake Tram for hire

Ballarat 4 Wheel Tram

28 adult seats
22 standees





Ballarat Bogie Tram

44 adult seats
20 standees




Melbourne W3 Tram No. 661

52 adult seats
18 standees

(2 less seats with catering cupboard)




Pipers by the Lake Tram
W4 No. 671

48 adult seats
18 standees

(2 less seats with catering cupboard)

Ballarat Tramway Museum Inc. - PO Box 632 Ballarat Vic 3353 Australia - - phone +61 3 5334 1580. A0031819K


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