The Summer Sunset Express - Departs Saturdays Jan 09 - Jan 30 - Gympie to Amamoor (Return)
- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Gympie, Queensland
- Product code: P10ADK
Rediscover the magic of a bygone era aboard the historic Mary Valley Rattler on a special Sunset journey.
Depart Gympie: 3:00pm
Return to Gympie: 6:00pm
Adults: On Board: Choice of beverage and antipasto tasting plate
Child: On Board: Popper, Kids Snack Pack & Activity Pack
Club Car: $125: Choice of beverage and antipasto tasting plate
On board beverage trolley service is available.
The Mary Valley Rattler fleet is made up of heritage steam locomotives and carriages, each with their own unique story. The fleet also boasts vintage railmotors and diesel locomotives.
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 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 specialty gift-ware 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 as you make your way to the small township of Dagun. Here you will enjoy entertainment and wine tasting (small fee applies) is also available at the historic station.
Please check in at the tour desk at least 45 minutes before departure.
Please see our website or ring (07) 5482 2750 for information on wheelchair access before booking.
Children under 2 years of age not occupying a seat travel free, however if you would like a guaranteed seat for your under 2 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.
No BYO alcohol.
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.