The Savannahlander is one of Australia’s great train trips - and Queensland’s best kept secret.
I was a passenger on the Savannahlander for four days, covering 850km from Cairns to Forsayth and back again.
|Casement windows: open for air conditioning|
|Driver with passenger riding shotgun, keeping an eye out for kangaroos and cattle|
|The lush jungle of Kuranda railway station|
|Chilligoe, an abandoned copper smelter|
|Cows on the track keep our drivers on alert|
|The town centre|