Open Day

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Our next open day will be running in a reduced capacity due to a number of our key volunteers being required to man our stall at the Toowoomba Model Train Show. Please see the post below for further details. DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum is pleased to announce the launch of our Drayton […]

Railmotor Focus Week

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Our Ex-TGR railmotor DP13 has come a long way since its unfortunate firebombing in Tasmania, much of the structural frame had to be replaced, along with the new interior which had to be built from scratch. The huge amount of work completed to date is a fine testament to the dedication and skills within the […]

A New Look !

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For the age of the ‘M’ class carriages, built in the early 50s, the interiors are in remarkably good condition. A small group of talented volunteers have spent many, many hours working on the electrical and air conditioning with great success. In addition to all the work on the inside, another group of very hard […]