The Classic Rattler Run - Departs Wednesdays Gympie to Amamoor (Return)
- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Gympie, Queensland
- Product code: PQMPRK
Rediscover the magic of a bygone era aboard the historic Mary Valley Rattler.
The Mary Valley Rattler fleet is made up of heritage diesel and steam locomotives and carriages each with their own unique story. The fleet also boasts vintage railmotors.
The historic Gympie Station on Tozer St, has been restored to its former glory. Make sure you arrive early enough to take time to wander through the Station where you will learn the stories of the Mary Valley Rattler line, its people and its history.
The Cafe offers a dine in experience before or after your rail journey, or you can buy take away treats to enjoy on board.
The gift shop offers a selection of local goodies as well as speciality giftware and souvenirs.
Have a chat with the train drivers and the tour guides before you board the train. Then sit back and relax as you begin your nostalgic rail journey through one of the most beautiful parts of Queensland.
Discover the romance of the railway through the scenic Mary Valley. The journey crosses the Mary River as you travel around an abundance of curves, over bridges and numerous gentle hills and passes through the small township of Dagun.
The quaint community of Amamoor is a delightful historic town, here you can watch the fascinating process of the turning of the engine on the turntable.
In addition to café and local shop offerings in Amamoor, a trolley with light refreshments and snacks will be making its way through the
carriages for on board purchases.
Premium Service is now available on this departure and includes:
Priority Pre Boarding, Assigned Seating, On Board Morning Tea, Lunch at the Cafe, Beverage of choice with meal, bottle of water, Certificate of travel. Kids Activity Pack also included with child fare.
For a first class experience, limited seating is available in our VIP Club Car - Travel in style and enjoy a local cheese plate plus your beverage of choice on board the iconic Club Car. Very limited seating. Bookings Essential.
Check in at the Tour Desk at least 45 minutes before departure.
Cafe Bookings required. Ring the Cafe on (07) 5348 9606 to book your table.
Please see our website or ring (07) 5482 2750 for information on wheelchair access before booking
Concession (Inc Aust. Health Care Card, Veteran Student & Senior, Pensioner and Companion Card)
Children under 2 years of age not occupying a seat travel free, however if you would like a guaranteed seat for your under 4 child, please book as a child fare. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. Please ensure you note all children travelling under 2 at time of booking.
If you are travelling with another party on a different booking, please note this in special requirements at time of booking (or give us a ring) to assist us in seating you together.