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Labor of love serves up gourmet train dining on The Bellarine

MORE than a decade ago, train enthusiast Andrew Bridger started keeping tabs on some Queensland Sunlander coaches due to be retired from service. Then operated by Queensland Rail, the long-distance passenger service ran between Brisbane and the state’s far north from the 1950s until 2014. As president...

Restaurant right on track

IT was full steam ahead last week for the launch of the Bellarine Peninsula’s latest tourism drawcard, with the Q train upper-class rail restaurant attracting more than 100 diners. The opening weekend was declared a roaring success by organisers, with business manager Marie Claire Trotter saying...

The Q Train Journey Delights

Drysdale was buzzing Saturday night the 23rd of September with the launch of The Q Train, a progressive dinner train serving a 6 course degustation menu. The menu is complemented with local produce from farms and suppliers of the region. “A true complement to the...

Looking for a moving dining experience? Join The Q Train

A brand new tourist attraction that combines nostalgic train travel with a luxury fine dining experience kicks off on the Bellarine Peninsula tonight. The Q Train will become one of the first moving restaurants in regional Australia when it pulls out of Drysdale station for...

All Aboard

The latest and most unique addition to our local food and wine scene is ready to roll - yes roll! - this month. The Q Train is bringing six recently refurbished carriages, a team of award winning chefs and the region's best produce to The Bellarine...

The Q Train is a true hit

Drysdale was buzzing on Saturday night with the launch of The Q Train, a progressive dinner train serving a six-course degustation menu. The Q Train menu is complemented with local produce from farms and suppliers of the region. ...

We checked out the new train restaurant over the weekend

On Saturday night (September 23) we jumped aboard the Q Train's first official trip for a night of delicious food, conversations and adventure. Kicking off at 6.30pm, the voyage started at Drysdale station and begun its journey to Queenscliff station - with a quick...

There is now a travelling restaurant train

There is now a travelling restaurant train. Yes yes and yes! This is amazing. As of next weekend, you can wine and dine in transit with The Q Train – a travelling restaurant departing principally from the historic Drysdale Railway Station. Read the full article here...

Victoria is getting a fine dining restaurant on a train

Take the express route to yum-city because there's a fine dining restaurant in a train coming to regional Victoria. The Q Train is a travelling restaurant that will chug along the Bellarine region from Drysdale to Queenscliff, bringing along with it hungry passengers who will...

The Q Train ready to roll!

The latest, and most unique, addition to the food and wine scene in the Bellarine is set to open on 30th September 2017. The Q Train is bringing six refurbished carriages, a team of award winning chefs, and the region’s best produce on to The...