Picnic Train - Departing from Swanbank Station
Please Note: All services are currently suspended due to COVID-19.With this option you can join the train at the newly refurbished Swanbank Station and travel past the site of the Box Flat mining disaster and through wonderful bushland and mining scenery to Bundamba Racecourse Station. There is a short lay over here before returning to Swanbank Station.
There's local entertainment, a selection of food vans at Swanbank as well as the Souvenir shop and the parklands.
Travel on a Return Journey to Bundamba Racecourse
This is a 1 hour 30 minute return trip with a break in the middle for you to explore the local area (passengers may also choose to come back on a later train to explore the region further)
Looking for a longer trip? Join the Heritage Bus Association on a trip to the Ipswich Historical Society for only $5 extra (pay on the day to the bus driver). Make sure to allow for at least 2 hrs when booking
Please note all services will be hauled by a Heritage Diesel Locomotive until further notice.
Child (5-15): $13
Family (2A+3C): $55