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Queensland Model Railway Show
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Queensland Model Railway Show
North Ipswich, Ipswich Area

18 - 19 October

07 3432 5100


At the Queensland Model Railway Show, see the intricate detail of many different model rail layouts of real and fictional landscapes. Watch skilled modellers demonstrate different applications of their passion. Purchase supplies for your home project and talk shop with exhibitions, traders and demonstrators. Jump on Grandchester Live Model Steam for a mini ride (charges apply). See a section car running on the line outside the Museum by the Australian Society of Section Car Operators.

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Extra things to do, just for the kids include make train craft to take home, get busy creating a train in Wood Workshop, and layout your own railway in Construction Station.

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Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Child Activities
    Child Activities
  • Coach Parking
    Coach Parking
  • Entertainment
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Kiosk
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Other Information

Children are welcome.

Disabled access is available.

How To Get There

The Workshops Rail Museum is an easy 40 minute drive from downtown Brisbane and parking is free. Follow the Cobb and Co Tourist Drive signs when you arrive in Ipswich.

Queensland Rail runs trains from Brisbane's Central Station and Roma Street Station to Ipswich Station regularly. Contact TransLink for details.

Bus transfers from Ipswich Station to the Workshops Rail Museum are operated by Westside Buses. Contact TransLink for details.

Extensive coach parking is available on site.

Event Dates

18 - 19 October

Frequency: Annual

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$20.00   18 - 19 Oct   Entry prices do apply, please contact the operator.
(Aged 3-15)
$11.50   18 - 19 Oct    
Concession$17.00   18 - 19 Oct    
Family$59.00   18 - 19 Oct   2 adults and up to 4 children.


The Workshops Rail Museum

North Street
North Ipswich
Queensland Australia 4305

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.