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Southern Downs Steam Railway

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Lyon Street, Warwick, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4661 9788
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Great day.... spoilt with delayed trains and no communication!

Firstly, the dedicated volunteers working on these trains, made us feel welcome, special and looked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mooseygirl1970
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Brisbane, Australia
Very well done

Very well done. Friendly accomodating staff. Nice country scenery. Always good to get out in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wayne T
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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“steam train” (12 reviews)
“great trip” (3 reviews)
“tea or coffee” (3 reviews)
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Lyon Street, Warwick, Queensland, Australia
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+61 7 4661 9788
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, the dedicated volunteers working on these trains, made us feel welcome, special and looked after. However..... this amazing attraction could be run so much better. FIrstly......our train was late to leave by 1hr 15 mins. We arrived at the train station in Warwick to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well done. Friendly accomodating staff. Nice country scenery. Always good to get out in the countryside.

Thank Wayne T
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

We had booked 21/3/18 for the 18/5/18 and were told then that the date had been changed from the Saturday 26/5/18, so it was poor form to be told that the Wallangarra tearooms had not prepared anything for our $25 each per head pre paid...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Do NOT miss doing this trip. We went from Warwick to Wallangarra with the most amazing volunteers who look after this beautiful Steam Train. Go onto to their website and choose from many trips from Warwick. You will find one which will suit you perfectly....More

2  Thank SpecialKay62
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Great trip from Warwick to Wallangarra on the steam train. Very friendly staff, had a buffet for drinks and snacks on the train. We had lunch in the historic Dining room on the Wallangarra Station. It was a great meal plenty to eat with 2...More

1  Thank Deb S
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Was a fun day out to Clifton. Nice enjoyable trip and not as long as the whole day trip to Wallangarra. Maybe take some packed lunch as the menu choices at Clifton are not the greatest

1  Thank Wayne T
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Took the steam train from Warwick to Clifton to have lunch at the Club Hotel. Great day out, Lindsay our carriage volunteer was entertaining and informative and basically a really nice chap.

2  Thank DaveField
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Caught the steam train from Warwick to Clifton and return. The volunteers were extremely friendly and helpful and took pride in their efforts, well done guys. The condition of the train and carriages is superb, enjoyed the whole experience immensely. If you have the opportunity...More

2  Thank 273_Sully
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We travelled from Warwick to Toowoomba for the Garden Festival. The diesel engine pulled the train due to high fire danger. All the train crew were very friendly and very helpful. A liveky morning tea stop at Clifton was much appreciated. On arrival in Toowoomba...More

Thank Rhonda S
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We had a fun afternoon ride on a Diesel train (disappointed the steam engine could not be used due to Bush fire risk) But that cant be helped. Great info from the Staff and considering all work is done by volunteers you have to applaud...More

Thank ToddJacci
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2 or 3 times a month. costs on website
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