Father’s Day

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Father's Day Breakfast Bookings are Essential: Father’s Day Breakfast Online Booking & Tickets Why not treat your father to something special this Father’s day? DownsSteam is hosting a special Father’s day breakfast again this year, serving a beautiful hot and continental breakfast served on board our platform and carriages. Breakfast will be served in a […]

“Cafe Loco”

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DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum invites you to the launch of “Cafe Loco”. “Cafe Loco” is located in the “Queenslander Lounge” and can be accessed via the “Darling Downs Finest Dining Car” on Platform 1. Sit back and relax in one of Queensland Rail’s exclusive former “Queenslander Class on the Sunlander” lounge cars. Cafe Loco […]

Open Day

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AUGUST UPDATE: We have some exciting activities planned for our August Open Day including a live steam display of our c1910 Robey traction engine, section car rides behind a rare Tamper TMC6, barista made coffee in the “Queenslander” Lounge car and live music featuring a local Ukulele group.  DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum is pleased […]

Great Success – Australia Day 2016

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Downs Steam once again held a fantastic Australia Day at our Drayton precinct, the day started gloomy with light showers, but revealed a beautiful sunny afternoon. We had an excellent roll up from the general public and members, with all having an enjoyable time. Many attractions were on show, from the stationary traction engine, our […]

Carnival Time 2015

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Think you’ve seen it? Think again! Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is recognized as a national tourism event. As one of the premier tourist attractions in the region DownsSteam is proud to be a major part of this important event. Carnival week is your opportunity to enjoy not only the beautiful gardens but to see the […]

Drayton Deviation

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100 Year Anniversary Drayton Deviation Rail-line. We are holding a Celebration Breakfast for the 100th Anniversary of the Opening of the Drayton Deviation Rail-Line on Saturday 16th May 2015. Under the professional expertise of Robert Ketton, we will celebrate with a Full Breakfast on the platform with many interesting stories from Robert. We will be […]