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Interesting but neglected

If you are interested in railways, this little museum run by volunteers is well worth visiting. It... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
yvwords
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Interesting local history

located in the original North Bundaberg Railway Station, this museum consists of three main... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Ray F
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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28 Station Street | North Bundaberg Q'Ld.., Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

QR now has tilt trains and 2km long freight trains. However, the past era of Queeslands rail history has almost disapperead. This group of dedicated volunteers have preserved the atmosphere of the old QR with many of the curios. Additionally, the volunteers host visitors so...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Took the grand daughter; it was an informative visit. Good to see the past, present and restored items.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

If you are interested in railways, this little museum run by volunteers is well worth visiting. It is housed in an old railway station which has been relocated alongside the main line, and has a very comprehensive range of railway memorabilia and historic documents. We...More

1  Thank yvwords
Reviewed 7 April 2017

located in the original North Bundaberg Railway Station, this museum consists of three main buildings relocated to this location. There is a guards van that you can walk through & a number of rolling stock that you can view such as a water tanker, ore...More

1  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Unfortunately this museum needs more funding and more exhibits to make it a tourist attraction. The handful of aging volunteers are doing their best and are very interesting to talk to.

1  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 21 December 2016

You could spend a lot of time here, if you're interested in railways. e only had 2 hours available, and we need to go back to see things we missed. The guide was a knowledgeable ex-railway man, and that added greatly to the experience.

1  Thank raintree53
Reviewed 20 October 2016

It is a small museum, but we stayed well over an hour. It is run be enthusiasts and their dedication shows in every room and every corner of the place. There are so many exhibits in the historical old station that you feel transported back...More

1  Thank Marc O
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were trying to get in as much as possible in Bundaberg earlier this month and the Bundaberg Railway Museum was one of our stops. They had a bit of flooding earlier in June when all the wild weather whipped the East Coast but it...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 20 July 2016

When you drive in it does not look much but it is well worth the visit. They were recovering well after the floods. Lots of history and some lovely things to see.

Thank MichaelandTherese
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

It's lovely to see a historic part of Bundabergs history being preserved by passionate people. The area is small, but has a nice collection of model trains, ticket and timetable memorabilia, photographs, machinery and bits and bobs. My two year old boy loved pulling the...More

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