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Model Railway

See the model railway layout of Queensland with more than 90mof model depicting scenes from the state’s extensive rail network.


Things to see:

  • Brisbane’s suburban network with electric and diesel trains operating.
  • Central Queensland’s coalfields and diesel coal trains.
  • North Queensland’s sugarcane fields and a mill with a sugarcane train.
  • An Outback town with a rail motor operating.
  • North Queensland’s Kuranda area and iconic bridge and Sky Rail.
  • The Darling Downs wheat district.

See a different view, from inside, with tiny cameras mounted in the model layout.