Assets & infrastructure

Carriage BLH749

Current status - Operational - Leased from QR Heritage

An inside view of one of the 'Kuranda Cars'.
An inside view of one of the 'Kuranda Cars'

This carriage is a current operational carriage owned by Qld Rail Heritage. It features a 30 seats, a side isle, hostess compartment, lavatory and end platforms.

Before coming to SDSR, it was part of Qld Rail's Cairns Kuranda Scenic Rail fleet of carriages. SDSR has been extremely privileged to be able to use this carriage as a regular on it's heritage services since 2009.

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Built: tbc
Retired: n/a
Type: 2nd Class carriage with Lavatory and Hostess Room
30 2nd Class seats
Weight: 22.6 t
Length: 16.200 m
Width: 2.665 m
Gauge: 1,065 mm gauge (3ft 6in)


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