The Port Milang
Historic Railway Museum

The Milang Railway Museum is situated on the banks of Lake Alexandrina just an hour's drive from Adelaide. It offers an interesting experience for both the railway enthusiast and families. It is a non-profit organisation run by volunteers.

Entry to the museum is free.
The museum is open from noon to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays or by appointment. It tells the story of the Lakes Railways, displays a collection of South Australian rolling stock and equipment. We offer Devonshire Teas and other refreshments on Sundays. If the museum is closed and you want some quick answers then call Allan on 0437 800 811 or Roger on 0413 616 834.

The craft shop is open 10am to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

The museum will also available to clubs and tours looking for an interesting and economical place to have lunch or a Devonshire Tea. For more information on group bookings please contact the Secretary, Peter Lucas, on 0414 232 060 or by e-mail on

With free train rides for visitors now started, we have opportunities to expand and improve the museum and would welcome volunteers. If you are interested then please contact Secretary, Peter Lucas, on 0414 232 060 or by e-mail on
The Milang Railway Museum is featured on Adelaide Weekend Notes
On every Sunday, from noon to 4pm, the Museum offers free train rides on the munitions light railway and refreshments in the Cafeteria Car. These include $7 Devonshire Teas. The museum also opens on Saturdays.
$7 Devonshire Teas every Sunday ... and free train rides
The South Australian Light Railway Centre
Telling the story of 700 light railways around the state.
Please note that the museum does not open on days where the forecast temperature is 36 or more.
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