Our visit as a school information is designed to assist teachers with booking their visit.
Recommended for all ages
Since the opening of the first line in 1865, railways have been an important part of Queensland life.
Rail shaped the development of towns and industries, created opportunities for travel, and greatly improved communication.
In a state as vast as Queensland, the rail network was vital in overcoming the tyranny of distance. The rail connected the bush to the city and the city to the bush.
Come and explore how rail has influenced the life of Queenslanders.
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