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Steam Train Rides

Enjoy a 40-minute steam train ride along the Loop Line from historic Thirlmere Station. Ride behind a variety of locomotives across the weekend. Steam train rides depart Thirlmere Station throughout the day.

NSW Rail Museum

The NSW Rail Museum comes to life with an array of steam, including several historic steam locomotives, live model steam engines, full-size and miniature steam traction engines and a display of vintage machinery. Plus, don’t miss roving performers, mini-train rides, railway art displays and more!

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Family Entertainment Zone

Youngsters of all ages will find fun and entertainment with a range of amusement rides and display attractions to enjoy from 12:30pm - 9pm. There will also be a selection of carnival food trucks and treats, and fireworks at 9pm.

Carnival Sensory Friendly Session

In support of adults, young people and children living with disability, we will be hosting a free Sensory Friendly session at the Festival of Steam Carnival on Saturday 18 May from 10.00 -12 noon.


Sensory Friendly Session


For all NSW Rail Museum related enquiries, including steam train rides, call 1300 11 55 99.