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Ah that takes me back

My father in law was an engineer during steam and we thought why not take him out and show him? It... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Stephen W
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Goulburn, Australia
Full of possibilities....yet to be realised

This is an interesting place to visit, made all the more worthwhile by the guys who volunteer their... read more

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Richard3150
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Sydney, Australia
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12 Braidwood Road, Goulburn, New South Wales 2580, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting place to visit, made all the more worthwhile by the guys who volunteer their time and energy to the place. They double as guides and clearly have a love for the stock on exhibition. There are various trains to see but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Great place for old and new. Lots to see and the guides are very knowledgeable. If you are lucky as we were they were shunting engines and using the turntable. Very informative.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing visit on a rainy winters day. For a small fee, visitors get a guided tour of an incredible collection of engines, coaches and memorabilia relating to Australia's railway history. Our guide had been a fireman on steam trains and conveyed a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

My father in law was an engineer during steam and we thought why not take him out and show him? It was great. The guide was very informative and able to answer all Dads questions as well as take him to a few " out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Many times I’ve driven past this spot and today I finally decided to visit. So glad I did! The best $10 I’ve spent in ages. The tour guide was a wealth of knowledge and passionate about the museum. I found it very interesting and instructive....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I have driven past this place for years wanting to go inside. So packed to kids and took them there and enjoyed a fascinating trip down memory lane. The locomotives and carriages are very accessible. There still remains plenty of restoration work which is great...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is more for the SERIOUS train enthusiast as it's pretty much a rail yard workshop and storage facility with quite a few old, non-restored engines and carriages. For the casual visitor, they should note that this isn't a museum since it doesn't feature information...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a must for train enthusiasts and interesting for those who aren't 100% into trains because of how good the staff are here. Normally when you go to rail museums nothing is 'moving' or 'alive', but this place is the opposite. Given the turntable...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

A great place for railway buffs to visit. Also a great place to take kids who are interested in trains. You can go under and into some trains, which is something that people do not generally get to experience. Also it is great that the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Good collection of steam and diesel locomotives and old carriages of the same era some restored but mostly in unrestored condition awaiting the restoration work both externally and internally. Collection includes prison carriage and mail carriage. No train rides available but all can be viewed...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Margaret M
13 March 2018|
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Response from Saandra701 | Reviewed this property |
Adults $10, Concession $6, Children $6 Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 3.30pm then Sunday 9.30am - 2pm
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6 December 2016|
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Response from Iarnan K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I attended as part of a train festival called "Streamliners 2016" so I had a 3-day pass. According to another internet page the answer to your question is:- Admission: Adults $10, Concession $8, Children $5 Hope this... More
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AusWalter
16 August 2015|
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Response from Livetotravel747 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there it was open Tuesday-Sunday and from memory mid morning to mid afternoon
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