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All aboard for a night of scientific fun!
29 July 2016 - The Workshops Rail MuseumFor the first time, The Workshops Rail Museum will open to the public after hours for a one-off After Dark event during National Science Week.
Thomas the Tank Engine steams into The Workshops Rail Museum
11 December 2015 - The Workshops Rail MuseumFrom Boxing Day the world-famous blue locomotive, Thomas the Tank Engine will steam into The Workshops Rail Museum for Day out with Thomas 2016 – with magic activities, Australia’s biggest Thomas event.
Spooktacular trip on track for Halloween
12 October 2015 - The Workshops Rail MuseumTrick or treaters of all ages are stepping aboard the Halloween Express steam train for a night time trip through Brisbane on 31 October, presented by The Workshops Rail Museum.
Railway Heritage Conference steaming into Ipswich
24 March 2015 - The Workshops Rail MuseumRail heritage experts from around the globe are being called to submit expressions of interest to present at The Workshops Rail Museum's Railway Heritage Conference, 24 to 28 July 2015
Workers of steam era reunite
11 February 2015 - The Workshops Rail MuseumPast workers of the North Ipswich Railway Workshops are getting together to reminisce and reveal tales of their working life at a series of reunions during 2015 at The Workshops Rail Museum.
Dig Thomas the Tank Engine these summer holidays
04 December 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumThomas the Tank Engine fans will roar with excitement when the beloved blue locomotive and his friends visit The Workshops Rail Museum for summer fun at Day out with Thomas 2015 – with dino dig activities, from Boxing Day to 1 February 2015.
Santa swaps the sleigh for a steam train
01 December 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumSanta's giving the white boomers a rest and steaming in by train to Santa Sunday hosted by The Workshops Rail Museum, only on Sunday 14 December.
Shake, rattle and roll at the Museum
30 October 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumThe Workshops Rail Museum will be alive with the sound of Making Music, the one day event that will have children engaging with one of the world's most treasured art forms on Sunday 16 November.
Sparking imaginations for holiday fun
05 September 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumChildren are dared to think outside the square these spring holidays with hands on activities at Bright Sparks, hosted by The Workshops Rail Museum, 20 September to 6 October.
Big day out for the Museum
04 August 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumThe Workshops Rail Museum is ready to roll for their biggest day of the year when they welcome the community for Ipswich Open Day, Sunday 17 August.
Laidley Spring Festival welcomes heritage steam train
29 July 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumStoking the fire for spring time fun, The Workshops Rail Museum is transporting passengers in old world style aboard a heritage steam train to the Laidley Spring Festival on Saturday 13 September.
Whodunnit at the Museum these holidays
16 June 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumIt’s a case of 'catch me if you can', with a dash of good old fashion cops and robbers for kids at the Heist event these winter school holidays, hosted by The Workshops Rail Museum, 28 June to 13 July.
Photographic displays showcase life on the line
05 June 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumTwo photographic displays exploring passenger life on the railway, both from Queensland and from around the world, will be on show at The Workshops Rail Museum from 17 June to 18 August.
Classic toys in vogue these school holidays
12 March 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumTech savvy kids can be disconnected from the screen and be treated to family entertainment at the Toys event these school holidays at The Workshops Rail Museum from 5 to 21 April.
Fires are stoked for Steam Train Sunday trips
07 February 2014 - The Workshops Rail MuseumWheels are in motion for one of Brisbane's iconic heritage experiences Steam Train Sunday to hit the tracks on 2 March for its 2014 debut.