Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway
About Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway
The Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway is a must-see for any history buff. It's located near Ipswich and running through the former West Moreton pioneering coal fields, where it first opened in 1881 by colliery proprietor Lewis Thomas (1832 - 1913). The right of way later taken over extended to take into 20 mines before reaching its present terminus at Swanbank Loop where we serve as many stations on this historic line with trains that run frequently throughout your day!
The Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway (QPSR) operates heritage railway excursions through the scenic and historic country side of Moreton Bay, West offences. The train travels using 100-year old timber carriages to former Sunlander vehicles which were built in 2000!
Imagine you're walking through the Australian bush, and all of a sudden an old steam train comes racing past. You can feel its pulling force tugging at your hat as if it were trying to get away from those overhead wires that will soon carry them into history forevermore! The Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway is located near Ipswich - where we found this incredible abandoned railway track with some guy stuck on top looking very lonely indeed.
What to do in Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway
The Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway is a unique experience for those who love the old-fashioned charm and steam power. The scenic line operates on various weekend services, with the option to charter or buys gifts at their heritage station before taking an extension trip in buses from as early as WWII! Bring your own picnic dinner or stop by one of many food vans scattered around if you're looking forward to some snacks... There's no better place than this magical setting where nature meets history
A wonderful day out can be had just by going exploring along tree-lined walkways overlooking beautiful Lake Weyba.
Imagine your wedding day, with a menu tailored to suit the occasion and surroundings that take you back in time. The Queensland Pioneer Dinner Train offers various themed trains such as Santa Steam Train or Troop Trains which re-enacts war years across Australia during yesterday's era!
One local company in Ipswich that is involved in this tourist attraction;
Address: 19 South St, Ipswich QLD 4305
Telephone: (07) 3555 8943