Gems On Track (Steam Train Tourism)

Project Name

• The project is geared at reviving steam train tourism in the Northern Cape.
 
• The Steam train tourism “Gems on Track” identified the following  routes for the trains to run:
 
1. Kimberley to Douglas via Belmont
2. Kimberley to Mcfairlain to Fieldsviie
3. De Aar  to Victoria West
4. De Aar to Hanover Road
5. Upington to Kakamas via Keimoes
 
• The steam train project is a concept created to bring a real tourism mix of diamond and mining history with other attractions as part of the steam tourism package.
 
• It also geared to bring back the long last memory of “Kimberley se Train”, introducing it on a provincial scale.