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Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway Co-op Ltd

58 reviews
Ipswich, Australia
About Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway Co-op Ltd
All aboard for a historical steam train journey along the former industrial coal line built in the late 19th century. Feel and hear the train rumble from inside the carriages, over a short 30 minute bushland journey or longer trip from Bundamba Racecourse to Swanbank by the Lake.
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Reviewed April 20, 2019

Want something different to do with the significant half or the kids? enjoy a trip on the trains of yesteryear. Had a ball, saw some sights, did something unusual.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Allan N
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

The Murder Mistery tour was such a great experience and we enjoyed the evening so much! The actors did a great job with telling and playing a interesting story and we visitors were the detectives that had to solve the crime. Of course the staff...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NiciVanC
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Fantastic fun, went from Warwick to Wangarra Nsw. Great friendly staff. Had lunch at the station when we arrived, very nice. This is well worth doing, if u enjoy train trips. Lovely old carriages.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Deb S
Reviewed November 24, 2018

The night was great for entertainment and had fun joining in with the other couple at the table. Only complaints were that the theme of 1980's did not match to well with the murder mystery and that the actors tended to ignore our table a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ponchomon
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

First timers on the murder mystery, 3 course dinner and 80s fun theme. Every single volunteer was so friendly, food was great, and the actors really entertaining. 10/10 - thanks so much

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank markD6441XC
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our ride on the steam train. The staff are so friendly and the station at Swanbank was superb. Highly recommend. Do yourself a favour and take a ride on the train.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sonia T
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Received tickets for my birthday. It was an awesome morning trip. Highly recommend. The staff are wonderful and dressed in time period clothing. Wonderfully restored carriages. All in all a wonderful trip. A must do!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AmandaAds787
Reviewed September 10, 2018

As a surprise I took my husband to this museum to see the old workshops and some restoration work being done on steam engines and carriages. Much to our delight it was a wonder of seeing restored carriages, little films and exhibits of the workers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kerri M
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We had the luxury of a carriage all to ourselves because we were a large group. The volunteers have done a wonderful job with the restorations. Our meals were delicious & drinks reasonably priced. Was such a fun evening. Our guide provided lots of historical...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Azette L
Reviewed August 11, 2018

If you are looking for a fun activity to do with your kids that wont break the bank a trip back in time with the Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway is a good option for a weekend outing. Check their website for running days and for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle T
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May 29, 2018|
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Response from DriverRobS | Property representative |
Hi old 44 how old are the children? under 5's travel free on all services
Çlaire L
September 5, 2017|
Response from DriverRobS | Property representative |
Hi There Claire, Sorry we missed this one. Tickets can be bought through our website (link should be at the top of the listing or search in google - Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway). We operate our regular steam trains on... More