School booking

FREE & FUN school excursions!

Entry is free for Queensland school students during Queensland school hours. We offer free entry for Teachers and supervising adults as per the following ratios:

  • 1 adult per 5 Prep students
  • 1 adult per 10 primary school students (Years 1 – 6)
  • 1 adult per 15 secondary school students (Years 7 – 12)
  • 1 adult per 1 student with special needs

Entry for non-Queensland schools students and additional adults is $9 per person (when visiting in a group of 10 or more who have pre-booked). We offer free entry for your bus driver.

Our Booking Officer will contact you to confirm your booking and deposit payment (if any payment is required).

Group Details
School Type

Booking Details
School State

Group Numbers
Topic being studied
Children's food options
Food options

Visit options
Free with entry:

Paid Workshops - $6 per student:

* Wooden train kits are $10 per kit
See program themes for details
Special requirements
Group Booking Terms and Conditions
  1. Confirmation of booking must be made in writing by the client accompanied by a 30% deposit. Balance is to be paid prior to or on arrival. Cheques are to be made payable to The Workshops Rail Museum. Major credit cards or cash are accepted.
  2. The Workshops Rail Museum does not accept responsibility for the damage or loss of goods left on the premises prior to, during or after a booking.
  3. Notice of Cancellation: We require written notice if the client wishes to cancel or postpone an event. A 100% refund will be given if cancellation is made before seven (7) days of the visit. Please note that with cancellations less than seven (7) days prior to the visit, the 30% deposit will be forfeited.
  4. Final confirmed number of guests is required seven (7) days prior to the event.
  5. Prices: All prices listed include GST where applicable. Please be aware that all prices are subject to change.
  6. Bookings made with less than two (2) days notice cannot be guaranteed placement on the Heritage Railway Workshops Tours.
  7. Heritage Railway Workshops Tours Conditions: (a) Please note for your safety, and to meet health and safety regulations, enclosed footwear must be worn on Tours. (ie no open-toe shoes, sandals or thongs). (b) Every effort will be made to rebook late arrivals for tour bookings at a later time. No refunds or deferment to another day is available.

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