South West Rail and Heritage Centre

Turner Street, Boyanup   0459 712 552

South West Rail and Heritage Centre showcases the vintage machinery and railway rolling stock from a more gentle era. There is an operating blacksmith forge, a model railway and ongoing restoration.

In Brief
  • Cafe: Light refreshments available from the Picnic Van and there is a sausage sizzle
  • Category: Historical Sites, Local History, Other Museums
  • Wheelchair Access: Yes
In Detail

The South West Rail and Heritage Centre is home to the iconic steam locomotive ,  Leschenault Lady.  Situated in the small town of Boyanup, the Centre has a significant collection of vintage  machinery, reflecting the agricultural history of the area.  

There is also a collection of historic railway rolling stock used in the area, which is contiually being restored and upgraded.  

The Centre is home to an operating blacksmith's forge and the Capel Men's Shed are residents on site.

The latest addition to the site is a keen model railway group who are in  the process of building a model railway layout, which is operational, but growing all of the time.

Opening Times
Museum Opening Times
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Hours Fourth Sunday of each month 10am to 2pm