TrainSpotting with Robert

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!!!Please note we are now booked out for the event!!!   We invite you to come and join Robert Ketton and hear his colourful train stories as you tour the complex. Included will be our amazing Dreamtime Journey Coach, the Gatzby Flyer as she rises with style  from the ashes, and Toowoomba’s own  106 Steam […]

July Newsletter

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It has been a busy few months at DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum, please see the July Newsletter attached below. Downs Steam Newsletter July 2016

DownsSteam Sleepover

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Volunteers had the opportunity to enjoy and experience staying on-board a M-class carriage set at DownsSteam on the 16th July. The purpose of the sleep over was to test the carriages and the on-board systems, as well as give back to the volunteers a great night filled with, stories, videos, good company and great food. […]

May Newsletter

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The start of 2016 has been very busy for DownsSteam Tourist Railway and Museum, with significant progress made in all areas. Our rail motor DP13 is undergoing a major facelift, with the addition of the sheeting covering the exterior of the railmotor, the interior is also nearing completion with the majority of the woodwork nearly complete […]

Fundraising Campaign launched for 106

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A new fundraising campaign has been launched for the restoration of Downs Steam’s Queensland Class C16 steam locomotive. Suitably named, Project 106- The Pride of Toowoomba. We hope to raise enough funds over the next few years, so that we can operate this steam locomotive on family friendly tourist operations from Toowoomba throughout the Darling Downs, adding another gem […]