Mother’s Day

Posted on Posted in Funding, News, Special Events

Mother's Day Breakfast Bookings are Essential: Mother’s Day Breakfast Online Booking & Tickets Why not treat your mother to something special this Mother’s day? DownsSteam is hosting a special Mother’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 […]

Open Day

Posted on Posted in Special Events

DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum is pleased to announce the launch of our Drayton station and workshop precinct “open days”, on the first Saturday of every month. Check out just how much progress is being made by our dedicated volunteers and see why DownsSteam is becoming a major Toowoomba tourist attraction. * Explore our family […]

Easter at Drayton

Posted on Posted in Special Events

Due to the Toowoomba Royal Show and close proximity to Easter, our monthly Open Day for April has been postponed until Easter Saturday & Sunday. In conjunction with the Streets and Lanes festival DownsSteam will be open both Easter Saturday and Easter Sunday with live music in the Piano Bar. Check out just how much […]

Australia Day 2017

Posted on Posted in Special Events

Come and enjoy Australia Day 2017 at DownsSteam. Gates Open At 10am. There will be something for everyone, including Live music in the “Piano Bar” coach and the Toowoomba Municipal Band will be be playing in “The Shed”. There is an amazing line up of activities for the day with Site Tours (Incl. The Dreamtime […]

Great Success – Australia Day 2016

Posted on Posted in News, Special Events

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

Posted on Posted in News, Special Events

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 […]