You'll find us at North Street, North Ipswich.

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Please wear or pack enclosed footwear so you can go on a Heritage Railway Workshops Tour.



The Museum is just 40 minutes by car from the centre of Brisbane.

Using a GPS?

Enter "North Street, North Ipswich" in your GPS (or latitude -27.597, longitude 152.759).

From Brisbane or the east

Travel on the Ipswich Motorway and take the Warrego Highway. Take the Mt Crosby Road Exit and then follow the Cobb & Co Tourist Drive signs.

From Toowoomba

Travel on the Warrego Highway and take the Kholo Road Exit and the follow the Cobb & Co Tourist Drive signs.

From Warwick

Travel on the Cunningham Highway and take the Warwick Road Exit. Continue to the centre of Ipswich and then follow the Cobb & Co Tourist Drive signs.

Approximate travel times

From Brisbane’s CBD – 40 mins
From the Westside (eg Oxley) – 30 mins
From the Southside (eg Mt Gravatt) – 40 mins
From the Northside (eg Chermside) – 50 mins
From the Bayside (eg Manly) – 60 mins
From the Gold Coast – 70 mins
From Toowoomba – 70 mins
From the Sunshine Coast – 2 hours

Public Transport


Queensland Rail operates regular services from Brisbane’s Central station and Roma Street stations to Ipswich.


Transfer to Westside Bus Company route 515 at Ipswich station from Stop 2 in Bell Street to the Museum. View the route 515 timetable.

For more information visit TransLink or call TransLink on 13 12 30.