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Rattler Footplate Friends Experience – SUNDAYS

Gympie, Queensland

The Footplate Friends Experience offers guests a ride in the cab with the drivers. Be part of the train crew for the day and experience a historic steam experience in the best seat!

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Gympie, Queensland
History culture & Heritage
A$495
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This premium experience includes a morning briefing with the train crew, morning tea, return steam train footplate cab ride, Mary Valley Rattler high vis vest, cap, pin and lunch with the crew, All guests will be included in the Footplate Friends Gallery on the organisation’s website.

This experience is available as a gift voucher purchase as well.

Discover the romance of the railway through the scenic Mary Valley. The journey crosses the Mary River as you travel around an abundance of curves, over bridges and numerous gentle hills.

The line wanders away from the river and into the valleys of some of its main tributaries including the Yabba, Kandanga and Amamoor Creeks.

You head to the quaint community of Amamoor, a delightful historic town bordered by a verdant forest reserve. Here you can watch the fascinating process of the turning of the engine on the turntable. You also stop at the heritage Dagun Station where wine and cheese tastings are available.

Depart Gympie: 10:00am – Arrive Amamoor: 11:00am

Depart Amamoor: 11:40am – Arrive Dagun: 11:50am

Depart Dagun: 12:30pm – Arrive Gympie: 1:30pm

Check in at least 45 minutes before departure.

This opportunity is subject to weather and time availability. At any time, the train crew can restrict access due to safety reasons.

This experience is limited to our Sunday ‘All Stations Train’ experience. For other days of service, please contact us directly at [email protected]

Location

Gympie, Queensland

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Gympie, Queensland
History culture & Heritage
A$495
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