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.

Help us to restore 15CA 2056 back to operational service!

Appeal Target R 100 000

Please donate here:

Download: Fund Appeal Poster

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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22.10.2015 Our Trains in 2016

15.10.2015 Depot Report

Open Day @ 24.October

27.09.2015 Depot Report

31.08.2015 Press Release
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New Tubes for 15CA 2056

The Steam Train Wine Festival

SAR Tours New Years Special

Photo sessions @ Reefsteamers

24. October
31. October
07. November
21. November
28. November
05. December
12. December
16. December
19. December
Open Day
Irene Steam Special
Magaliesburg Express
Irene Steam Special
Magaliesburg Express
Magaliesburg Express
Irene Steam Special
Irene Steam Special
Christmas Special
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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