AT THE NSW RAIL MUSEUM

RETURNS IN 2020

Thomas and Friends return to the NSW Rail Museum for a feature-packed weekend of family fun. Meet The Fat Controller as he oversees all of the exciting activities on offer! Day Out With Thomas is a great outing for the entire family…and don’t forget the grandparents!

WHAT YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

'Museum only' ticket:

  • Meet Thomas – climb into the driver's cab and toot his whistle

  • Meet Henry the green engine and visit his driver's cab

  • Ride Toby the Railmotor from Sodor Station up to the Roundhouse

  • Meet the Fat Controller alongside Thomas

  • Unlimited mini-train rides

  • Unlimited jumping castle rides – 3 castles to cater for different age groups

  • Face painting

  • Visit the Imagination Station – children can enter the colouring competition, play some Thomas games and listen to our Storyteller read Thomas stories.

'Museum + Train Ride' ticket:

  • All of the above 'museum only' ticket inclusions, plus . . .

  • 45-minute steam train ride hauled by Donald the black engine from Thirlmere to Buxton and return.

Both ticket offers include entry to the NSW Rail Museum where kids of all ages love exploring the biggest display of heritage trains in NSW! 

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FOOD & DRINK OPTIONS

There will plenty of food options on the day from a variety of stall holders.

Self-serve BBQ facilities are also available on a first come, first served basis. You’re welcome to pack a picnic – don’t forget a rug!

STEAM TRAIN RIDE TIMETABLE

Departing Sodor (Thirlmere) Station for Buxton and return.

Total trip duration 45-minutes.

Saturday 2 November 2019

Time

9.30am

10.30am

11.30am

1.15pm

2.15pm

3.15pm

Status

Seats available

Limited seats

Limited seats

Limited seats

Limited seats

Seats available

Sunday 3 November 2019

Time

9.30am

10.30am

11.30am

1.15pm

2.15pm

3.15pm

Status

Limited seats

SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT

Limited seats

Limited seats

Seats available

DAY OUT WITH THOMAS TICKET PRICES

Please note:

  • All tickets are for entry to the NSW Rail Museum from 9am to 5pm.

  • 'Museum only' tickets include all the Thomas activities except the steam train ride.

  • Please be sure of your availability before you book as there are NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES offered.

  • We reserve the right to replace steam hauled train rides with a diesel engine if required.

  • Children under 2 are admitted FREE but must sit on adults lap during train ride.

ADULT

CONCESSION

CHILD (aged 2-17)

Museum

only

$30

$25

$20

Museum +

Train Ride

$40

$35

$30

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions

FUTURE DAY OUT WITH THOMAS EVENTS

The NSW Rail Museum conducts five Day Out With Thomas weekends per year.

Future events for 2020 will be announced here soon.

For more Thomas & Friends visit www.thomasandfriends.com

Day Out With Thomas™ © 2019 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas & Friends™ Based on The Railway Series by The Reverend W. Awdry. © 2019 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine, Thomas & Friends and Day Out With Thomas are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited. ©2019 Mattel. All Rights Reserved. ® and ™ designate U.S. trademarks of Mattel, except as noted.

CONTACT US

NSW Rail Museum

10 Barbour Road

Thirlmere NSW 2572

Tel: 1300 11 55 99​

Monday to Friday         10am - 4pm

Saturday and Sunday   9am - 5pm

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