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Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers - DownsSteam

From:Tuesday 23 July 2019
To:Saturday 29 September 2018
Time:9:00am - 03:00pm Tuesday 23 July 2019
Location:DownsSteam tourist railway & museum, Cambooya Street, Drayton, Queensland 4350 Australia

Are you looking for a different and unique experience during Toowoomba’s Carnival of Flowers week? Well head out to DownsSteam Tourist Railway at 16 Cambooya Street Drayton, where you will see what our dedicated team of volunteers have accomplished. Our wonderful gardens have achieved a 'Highly Commended' award in last years Carnival of Flowers Garden Competition in the 'Not-For-Profit Organisations' category.

Informative guided site tours are available with one of our friendly & knowledgeable volunteer tour guides. Learn more about the history of DownsSteam and our extensive rolling stock restoration program, including Toowoomba’s own steam locomotive no.106, the Gatsby Flyer Railmotor and vintage diesel locomotive 1172.

A must see is our unique Dreamtime Journey Carriage, featuring exquisite paintings by the talented indigenous artist “Domi”. Fully immerse yourself in a journey through a day in the dreamtime with Domi’s recorded audio commentary.

Enjoy tasty treats from our kitchen along with great coffee from our volunteer barista, whilst relaxing in one of our three air-conditioned ‘lander’ lounge coaches, on our country style platform or in our charming gardens.

Check out the new range of souvenirs available in our Station Shop, including a selection of our exclusive “Dreamtime Coach” mementos. EFTPOS available (no cash out).

DownsSteam welcomes all new & returning visitors over Carnival week, with entry by a gold coin donation. Learn about our exciting future vision once we commence our proposed train trips & relive great memories of yesteryear train experiences.

Looking forward to seeing you at DownsSteam Drayton.

DownsSteam tourist railway & museum
Cambooya Street
07 4630 2358
Entry charges - AdultDonation
Entry charges - ChildDonation
Entry charges - ConcessionDonation
Entry charges - FamilyDonation
Entry charges - GroupPlease contact the Drayton Station Office
Contact phone 07 4630 2358
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Is food and drink available?Yes
Are toilets available?Yes
Is there disabled access?Yes


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