Our visit as a school information is designed to assist teachers with booking their visit.
Recommended for all ages
Mixed goods trains operated for many years on Queensland's rail network. These trains allowed smaller quantities of a variety of goods – and passengers – to be carried economically across the state.
Get up close to a typical mixed goods train from the 1950s. See the mix of goods that were carried and get a glimpse of life as a guard on a mixed goods train.
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Plan your visit to The Workshops Rail Museum, located in Ipswich.
Located in Ipswich, The Workshops Rail Museum is easily accessible by car or on public transport.
Accessibility and sensory information to help you plan your visit to The Workshops Rail Museum.
Explore how diesel locos work. Step inside the simulator to see if you have what it takes to be a train driver!
Get a sense of the story of rail in Queensland with this introductory exhibit in the foyer of the museum.