Freshwater Station

Freshwater station

​​​Freshwater Connection is a popular departure point.  Situated in the nearby suburb of Freshwater with views of the surrounding mountains, visitors can enjoy a hearty breakfast in authentic antique railway carriages.

In 1984 Freshwater Connection was built as a tribute to the visionaries and pioneers who built the Kuranda Scenic Railway between 1887 and 1891. 

Prepare yourself for your day tour by becoming familiar with Freshwater Railway Station. Just click on the Freshwater Station Map to enlarge it and navigate your way around the station, taking in all the points of interest.

Take a sneak peek at the attractions Freshwater has to offer, including a Theatrette and Restaurant. And find out exactly where you will be collecting your tickets and boarding the train.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 7.00am to 2.00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7.00am to 11.00am

Easter Opening Hours

Friday 14th April to Monday 17th April 2017

7.30am to 11.00am


Free Wi-Fi Accessible toilet CCTV Cameras
Toilet facilities Tactile edges​

Free parking in Freshwater Station carpark ​​

Contact Numbers

Station phone: 07 4036 9333
Lost property: 07 4036 9333


Self Drive Road Map.pdf (new window)

Station Works