South Africa's professional steam train operator

Welcome to Reefsteamers
Here you can find information about the steam trains that we operate to different locations in South Africa; our workshop activities; our collection of steam engines and heritage rolling stock, as well as the possibilities for advertising and the hiring of our trains.
Reefsteamers is a non profit Company.

Reefsteamers, the Real Steam operator,

is nominated for

Luxury Travel Guide Award 2016!

Many thanks for all our supporters

VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED: To preserve South Africa’s Steam Locomotive and Rail Infrastructure Heritage we are looking for volunteers! Are you interested in becoming a Reefsteamers member? Then join us! Be part a unique team trying preserve a part of South African History for all to enjoy.  For more information please contact us at:

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21.04.2016 Depot Report

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06.04.2016 Work Day Plans 09.April

29.03.2016 Work Day Plans 2.April
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23.July Winter Photo Shoot

membership application / renewal

Photo sessions @ Reefsteamers

New Tubes for 15CA 2056
30. April
02. May
28. May
04. June
25. June
23. July
30. July
Irene Steam Special
Magaliesburg Express
Irene Steam Special
Plane Train & Automobiles
Irene Steam Special
Winter Photo Shoot
Winter Open Day
Magaliesburg Express
Irene Steam Special
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Our Sponsors:

Sponsored the paint for our coach repainting project

Sponsored our wheel lathe electrical refurbishment

Supports us with rolling stock components

Assisting us in coach preservation

Assisting us in steam loco preservation

Supports us with coach polish