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Broken Heel Festival 2019

Broken Hill, NSW


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Event information

Silver City Stiletto 2019 on sale now!

The Broken Heel Festival returns to the outback, bringing you headline performers from the best entertainers from every corner of Australia’s diverse community.

The NSW TrainLink Silver City Stiletto lets you arrive to Broken Hill in style.

Hold your boat this is one bucket list journey you won't want to miss.

Early bird tickets on sale now! Book your seat on the Silver City Stiletto.

Silver City Stiletto

Shake your groove thing onboard the NSW TrainLink Silver City Stiletto service.

The Silver City Stiletto departs early in the morning on Thursday 12 September from Central Station, Sydney.


Silver City Stiletto tickets will be released in 3 stages:

  • Early bird release 1 - $259*, limited tickets available
  • Early bird release 2 - $299*, limited tickets available
  • Standard fare - $329*, limited tickets available

*Prices stated above are online only. Tickets purchased over the phone (13 22 32) or face-to-face will incur a $20 booking fee.

Ticket inclusions

  • One way journey from Sydney (Central Station) to Broken Hill.
  • Event at Central Station before train departure.
  • On-board entertainment.
  • Exclusive service, dedicated to Broken Heel fans.

Terms and conditions

  • Seats limited to train allocated capacity.
  • Early bird fare is subject to availability.
  • Tickets purchased face-to-face or over the phone (13 22 32) will occur a $20 booking fee


  • Early bird ticket fares are non-refundable
  • Standard ticket fares incur a $5.50 cancellation fee

Tickets are subject to booking conditions and fees.

Book the return journey

Book your return trip from Broken Hill back to Central Station, Sydney onboard the NSW TrainLink scheduled train service departing on Tuesday 17 September 2019.

Book your ticket today. Limited seats available.

Book a seat on NSW TrainLink services

The information in this site is provided as a guide only and may have been provided to Transport for NSW by third parties. The information may change and all details should be confirmed with the event organiser before booking any travel. See full disclaimer

The closest station to the Broken Heel Festival is Broken Hill station.

The Silver City Stiletto train from Sydney to Broken Hill is run exclusively for the the Broken Heel Festival. The NSW TrainLink Silver City Stiletto will depart Central Station on Thursday 12 September

What’s on board the XPLORER train?

The XPLORER train service offers a comfortable economy service. All seats recline with foldaway arms, footrests and drop-down tables. Passengers can relax in air-conditioned comfort with a buffet car which serves food and drinks, including alcoholic beverages.

Toilets are located in each carriage; with a wheelchair accessible toilet and baby change table facilities on each train.


Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability, and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel so allow extra travel time and plan ahead. For train service disruption information, check travel alerts and trackwork or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.

For general NSW TrainLink enquiries call 13 22 32. For service disruptions check travel alerts or use the Trip Planner.

Broken Hill is located in the Far West of NSW, around 1,150 kilometres (13 hour drive) west of Sydney.

Visit the Broken Hill information page for more details on travel options.

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

For details of taxi networks servicing the NSW area visit NSW Taxi Council.

Accessible trips are shown in the trip planner with the wheelchair icon. You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).